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Cinema & Events

The Death Of Stalin

The Death Of Stalin Until Thu 26th Oct

The Thick Of It meets Soviet Russia in writer-director Armando Iannucci's typically genius comedic take on the passing of Stalin and the ensuing violent tussle for power.

The Party

The Party Until Thu 26th Oct

British writer-director Sally Potter invites you to the world's most awkward dinner party in this acerbic tragicomedy featuring Kristin Scott Thomas, Cillian Murphy and Timothy Spall.
More Films

Private Hire

A Muppet Wedding

4th August 2017
A Muppet Wedding

Whenever we hold a wedding here at The Electric, the happy couple always provide some kind of pop culture theme to make it suitably unique.

When Alison Franks ... read more

Film & TV Production

Amaryllis premieres at Flickerama

1st October 2017
Amaryllis premieres at Flickerama

The upcoming Electric Flix production Amaryllis made its UK premiere at the very first Flickerama festival this past September, with the screening followed by a... 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