Raindance Film Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 7TH OCTOBER 2018

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, 19 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y 4LR
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
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PRICES
£99 (Festival Pass), £49 (18-25 Pass)
 
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Raindance Film FestivalThe Raindance Film Festival, described by The Guardian as "the indie-est film festival this side of the Atlantic", opens with the UK premiere of Princesita, an "unsettling and dark coming-of-age fairy tale" (Variety) by award winning director Marialy Rivas. The 12-day programme includes around 200 feature films, shorts programmes, VR exhibits, seminars and workshops. George Michael: Freedom -Director's Cut and Team Khan, a fly-on-the-wall documentary about professional boxer Amir Khan, feature among the noteworthy entries from the UK. Ballet Now, up for the Best Documentary Award, counts Elisabeth Moss among its executive producers. As well as screenings you can get fully immersed in virtual reality at the OXO Tower, get a masterclass with Allison Anders, director of 90's indie hit Mi Vida Loca, and enjoy a fireside chat with music-video director Tony Kaye.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £182  31% off
21 Piccadilly, W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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68 Regent Street, W1B | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Coventry Street, W1D | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Raindance Film Festival, St Martins Lane, WC2N | 6 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Following a critically acclaimed, sold-out run at the Almeida Theatre, Rebecca Frecknall's "shiveringly beautiful production" (The Sunday Times) of Tennessee Williams' Summer and Smoke transfers to ...More
 
 
 
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Raindance Film Festival, St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 7 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Raindance Film Festival, St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 7 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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63-65 Haymarket, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The independently-owned Empire owns cinemas at 14 locations across the UK including this one, the three screen Empire Cinema on Haymarket in London's ... More
 
 
 
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Haymarket Theatre Royal
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Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Comedy Store
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
 
 
 
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St James's, SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
An impressive 450 million pound development in the heart of London, St James's Market ... More
 
 
 
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Stephen Wiltshire Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
5 Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Stephen Wiltshire's art work would be impressive even if you didn't know who he is. But his intricate and architecturally accurate pen and ink sketches are ... More
 
 
 
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White Cube Mason's Yard
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25-26 Mason's Yard, Off Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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103-108 Jermyn Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
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London > Shopping > Specialists
St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
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Lillywhite's
London > Shopping > Sporting Goods
24 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Shoryu Ramen
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9 Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
Starting a new trend, Shoryu Ramen - meaning 'rising of fortunes' - was the first traditional Ramen bar to open in London. Launched ... More
 
 
 
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Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
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St Alban
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4-12 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
With restaurants like The Wolseley and previously Le Caprice, The Ivy and J. Sheekey under their collective belts, Chris Corbin and Jeremy King have been at ... More
 
 
 
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24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 10 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Cookery School
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15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 13 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 14 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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So SPA Sofitel St James
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6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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AWAY Spa W London
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10 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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The Reform Club
London > Nightlife > Pubs
104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
 
 
 
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Waxy O'Connor's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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The Blue Posts
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28 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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The Electric Carousel
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215-217 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The team behind Madame Jojo's (RIP) return (hurrah!) with The Electric Carousel on the site where the legendary Pigalle Supper Club used to be, at 215-217 ... More
 
 
 
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Fortnum & Mason: 1707 Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Fortnum's wine bar has had a makeover as part of the store's refurbishment in 2007, three hundred years after this grand old department store first ... More
 
 
 
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Longitude 0°8
London > Nightlife > Bars
Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Haymarket Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
A hip designer hotel by Tim and Kit Kemp in a grand building on the prestigious Haymarket, the broad boulevard street making for an impressive entrance. ... More
 
 
 
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Institute of Directors - IOD
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116 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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195 Piccadilly (BAFTA)
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195 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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