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Cinema & Events

Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant Until Thu 25th May

Ridley Scott helms a new chapter in the horror franchise he launched almost forty years ago, as an uncharted paradise planet becomes a hostile killing ground.


Frantz Until Thu 1st June

Prolific French master François Ozon returns with another volte face - a powerful period drama about the emotional wounds of warfare.
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Private Hire

Peter Tatchell on human rights abuses

26th April 2017
Peter Tatchell on human rights abuses

April saw The Electric host a unique NHS event featuring a presentation by noted human rights campaigner Peter Tachell on the impact of human rights abuse withi... read more

Film & TV Production

Trailer for Amaryllis premieres online

22nd May 2017
Trailer for Amaryllis premieres online

The first trailer for the upcoming Electric Flix production Amaryllis has been released, which can be viewed online now by clicking here.

The first full length... 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