Global Celluloid


These films come from the four corners of the globe and represent some of the most exciting films and filmmakers around.

*All Screenings at the Apollo Cinema (Piccadilly Circus) at £12.00/£8.00 concession/FREE with Raindance Screening Pass unless otherwise stated.

Feature Films

CarmoCarmo - Hit The Road

Director Murilo Pasta
Spain, Brazil, Poland

Thursday 8 Oct 17:00

A Spanish smuggler driving through Brazil is assaulted and has his load stolen.

The Dinner PartyThe Dinner Party

Director Scott Murden

Friday 9 Oct 19:30
Sunday 11 Oct 14:15

Conflicting fates collide in this dark thriller from Canberra, Australia, when Laura Cox’s Angela plots an evening to remember where the invited guests of her soiree are not guaranteed to leave the table alive.  Tensions mount as the true nature of the gathering becomes frighteningly clear to those at the table, and what should have been a pleasant evening all round becomes a struggle to both understand and ultimately survive the ordeal.

The Director's CutThe Director's Cut

Director Paul Komadina

Thursday 8 Oct 16:30

Slickly shot and dripping with gore, this rollicking black comedy shows what happens when a director refuses to relinquish his dream even as cast and crew drop dead around him.

In Your NameIn Your Name

Director Paulo Nascimento

Tuesday 6 Oct 19:30/Wednesday 7 Oct 16:45

A young engineering student gets involved in the armed fight against the brazilian dictatorship in the 70's. In exile he learns to gauge reality in a whole new way.

The Panda CandyThe Panda Candy

Director Peng Lei

Saturday 3 Oct 16:45

A kind of Chinese Nine Songs, mapping a new generation of rebellious youth and the story of lesbian love. Banned in China.

Twilight DancingTwilight Dancing

Director Joshua Tong

Saturday 10 Oct 19:00

A stunningly enigmatic, lyrical love story that recalls Tarkovsky in its imagery.


Director Michael Craft

Sunday 4 Oct 20:45

A young man discovers evidence of a murder in a storage facility and vows to bring the killer to justice.

Ticketing details:

Individual tickets

Apollo Cinema (Piccadilly Circus)
19 Lower Regent Street
£12.00 / £8.00 concession from Main Box Office at
or call 0871 220 6000

Raindance Screening pass

£150 / £125 for Raindance Premium Members and Festival friends at
or call 0207 287 3833

Films by Strand:

Japanese films At Raindance

Music docs in Raindance Symphony Orchestra

Raindance Film Festival Documentaries

Best of British

Raindance Film Festival Documentaries

American Indies 2009

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