The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events


Apostasy Until Thu 23rd Aug

Written and directed by a former Jehovah's Witness, Apostasy is a remarkable debut British feature about a young Witness facing expulsion from her faith.

The Festival

The Festival Until Thu 23rd Aug

From the makers of The Inbetweeners comes the hilarious, must-see event of the summer. After Nick's (Thomas) girlfriend dumps him, his best mate Shane (Animashaun) has the perfect antidote to his break-up blues: three days at an epic music festival.
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