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The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

John Wick: Chapter 3 Parabellum

John Wick: Chapter 3  Parabellum From Friday 17th May

Keanu Reeves is back as the canine-friendly assassin John Wick, who has been cast aside from the art-deco world of the Continental hotel with a bounty on his head.

Woman at War

Woman at War Until Thursday 23rd May

Treating its timely themes with a deceptively light touch, Benedikt Erlingsson's film is the rarest of things: A crowdpleaser about climate change.
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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