The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk From Fri 15th Feb

Barry Jenkins follows Best Picture Oscar winner Moonlight with a beautifully filmed adaptation of James Baldwin's passionate, timeless and moving love story.

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me? From Fri 8th Feb

Deftly directed and laced with dark wit, Oscar nominees Melissa McCarthy and Richard E. Grant deliver career-best work in this melancholic true story.
More Films

Private Hire

Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

1st May 2018
Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

Birmingham charity Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer visited us on Monday 16th April to promote their new cover of Bill Withers' classic tune Lean On Me, performed ... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome sells to US and China

25th May 2018
Monochrome sells to US and China

The Electric Flix production Monochrome has been sold to a number of foreign territories, including the US, China and Korea.

The film premiered last year at th... read more

History and Education

Behind the screens

18th May 2018
Behind the screens

Our popular 'Behind The Screens' tours are back, giving you the chance to delve into The Electric Cinema's long and tumultuous history.

Discover what part i... read more