Harrogate Film Festival aims to captivate the residents and
filmmakers of Harrogate and surrounding areas by offering innovative events and
opportunities which aim to engage and develop audiences with new
cinema experiences, film education, interactive events and competitions.
motto ‘join in’ encapsulates the vision for the festival where we look to
delight film-watchers and film-makers by developing unique events in
different venues around the historic town of Harrogate from experience
screenings to showcasing the best of cinema and independent film. We are
looking to go truly beyond the screen in giving film-makers a platform to
showcase their work, develop their skills and learn from experts.
business sponsors, Harrogate Film Festival is a unique partnership between
public, private and voluntary sectors coming together to produce experiences
and collaborations unseen before in Harrogate.
annual festival launched in 2016 and became a major town event in March 2017 with
the aim of becoming one of best known and best loved film festivals in the UK
in the forthcoming years.
if you want to ‘join in’ by attending one of our events, submitting a film,
staging an event yourself or sponsoring the festival we would love to hear from