The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

Liam Gallagher: As It Was

Liam Gallagher: As It Was From Friday 14th June

Telling the honest and emotional story of how one of the most electrifying rockíníroll frontmen went from the dizzying heights of his champagne supernova years in Oasis to living on the edge, lost in the musical wilderness and bitter legal battles.

Sometimes Always Never

Sometimes Always Never From Friday 14th June

Bill Nighy shines as an eccentric Liverpudlian word wizard looking to reconcile with his estranged son in Carl Hunterís tender-hearted debut.
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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

Tom Lawes opens film consultancy

21st May 2019
Tom Lawes opens film consultancy

Electric Cinema Birmingham owner Tom Lawes has launched an international film consultancy business called Backlight Consulting at the Cannes Film Festival. The ... 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