Raindance Film Festival

Raindance Film Festival

18th - 29th September 2019

The UK's biggest independent film festival is back for another incredible year in the heart of London's West End.

Raindance returns to London for a 26th year, screening the most ambitious indies from the most exciting new talent. Two weeks of solid entertainment from one of the capital's most celebrated festivals!

Opening and Closing Galas

Kicking things off on the 18th, before wrapping everything up on the 29th

Best International Film

From Spain to Australia, these films have travelled from across the world to compete for the prize.

Best UK Feature

These homegrown movies have been selected to compete for the top title in the British indie scene.

Best Documentary Feature

From art forgeries to no-nonsense cookbook authors, these real-life tales have been selected for this coveted prize.

The Discovery Award - Best Debut Feature

Celebrating the best up-and-comers in the international indie film industry

Best of the Rest of the Fest: Narrative Features

Additional films from around the world that are showing at Raindance

Best of the Rest of the Fest: Documentaries

All other feature-length docs showing at the festival

For the latest updates and additions to the programme do keep an eye on Raindance website or follow the Raindance Film Festival on social media: