The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

The Graduate: 50th Anniversary

The Graduate: 50th Anniversary Fri 23rd to Thu 29th June

Mike Nichols' singular 1960s romantic drama hits fifty, starring Dustin Hoffman as a naive college student seduced by an older woman.

Whitney: Can I Be Me

Whitney: Can I Be Me Fri 23rd to Wed 28th June

Controversial filmmaker Nick Broomfield delves into the life and career of Whitney Houston, including previously unseen footage.
More Films

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