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Festival Launch Party

Wednesday 1 October 21:00 Orchid, 13 Coventry Street, WC2H 7NA
Following our opening night film, Choke, at the Cineworld Shaftesbury Avenue all ticket-holders are invited along to our exclusive party at Orchid, support by Tuaca. Come and have a few complimentary drinks and party with fellow enthusiasts. Tickets are £25. Festival pass-holders get free admission if they have confirmed and collected their tickets in advance.  

Sony Ericsson Screening and Reception

Thursday 2nd October 19:00 The Rex
Earlier this year Sony Ericsson teamed up with director Mike Figgis to create Life Captured, an exciting competition that encouraged photographers from around the world to submit their shots to the Sony Ericsson website. Invite Only

Raindance Filmmakers Party

Friday 3 October 20:00 The Rex
For all their hard work and dedication, Raindance is throwing a party for every filmmaker with a film in the festival. If you were one of the select few who managed to blag a slot in the festival this year, you’re invited. Each film will receive two tickets.

Final Cut Pro - Redflow

Saturday 4 October 16:00 The Rex
Introduction and brief history and contextual analysis of Final Cut Pro in the current post market by Tony Dickie. Sequence Post's Ben Foakes and Mike Fisher present a revolution in film making.

SAE Film & Sound Masterclass

Saturday 4th October 6pm – The Rex


Monday 6 October 19:00 at BAFTA
BAFTA presents: Raindance Live!Ammunition! This is your chance to pitch your idea directly to a panel of top film executives. These are the people who matter. They are the people who buy scripts – they are the people who decide what will be made and what won’t., IPTV and On-line Distribution

Tuesday 7 October 6:30pm – Cineworld

Producer's Masterclass

Wednesday 8th October 18:00 The Rex
NPA CEO David Pope interviews one of the UK’s leading independent producers Rebecca O’Brien.

The Fame Game

Wednesday 8 October 18:30 – Mark Borkowski – Cineworld
Mark Borkowski, publicist and author of the Fame Formula, described as "the Obi-Wan Kenobi of PR" in conversation with Peter Dunne, former Head of International Publicity at DreamWorks together provide a unique insight into the global publicity tactics of the film industry.

Dailymotion Screening

Wednesday 8 October 19:30 The Rex