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Cinema & Events

Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool

Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool Fri 17th to Thu 23rd Nov

Annette Bening and Jamie Bell give fantastic performances in this vivid account of the real-life romance between Oscar winner Gloria Grahame and a Liverpudlian actor.

The Florida Project

The Florida Project Fri 17th to Thu 23rd Nov

Willem Dafoe gives a career best performance in director Sean Baker's poignant look at childhood set in a motel just outside Disney World.
More Films

Private Hire

A Muppet Wedding

4th August 2017
A Muppet Wedding

Whenever we hold a wedding here at The Electric, the happy couple always provide some kind of pop culture theme to make it suitably unique.

When Alison Franks ... read more

Film & TV Production

Amaryllis premieres at Flickerama

1st October 2017
Amaryllis premieres at Flickerama

The upcoming Electric Flix production Amaryllis made its UK premiere at the very first Flickerama festival this past September, with the screening followed by a... read more

History and Education

A historic unveiling

1st March 2017
A historic unveiling

February 2017 saw the grand unveiling of an official plaque from the Birmingham Civic Society confirming our status as the oldest working cinema in the UK, e... read more