Monday 19th February 2018 7:30pm – The Hive, Shrewsbury – Told entirely in the words of James Baldwin (novelist, playwright, essayist, civil rights activist and gay man) through both personal appearances and the text of his final unfinished book project, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO touches on the lives and assassinations of Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr., and Medgar Evers to bring powerful clarity to how the image and reality of Blacks in America today is fabricated and enforced.
Sunday 11th February 2018 7pm – The Old Market Hall – A decorated officer Touko returns home to Finland after the war. But life during peacetime proves equally distressing, where homosexuality is illegal and men around him are being pressured to marry and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, who are proud and free of inhibitions.
The 12th Shropshire Rainbow Film Festival takes place this weekend.
Oswestry Film Society, are proud to announce their first offshoot season, ‘Pride’. A series of films with LGBTQ+ themes.
Tickets are now on sale for our October festival. They are available online from the Old Market Hall website (http://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk), over the phone (01743 281281) and in person from their box office:
Tickets will be on sale from the 21st August 2017 for our October festival.
They will be available online from the Old Market Hall website (http://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk), over the phone (01743 281281) and in person from their box office.
The Twelfth Shropshire Rainbow Film Festival will be held on 06th-08th October 2017 The film festival is completely organised by volunteers and we are funded by grants, individual donations and sponsorship. In line with our mission, the films we screen at the Rainbow Film Festival aim to entertain, educate, challenge and change. We also support and publicise local LGBT events and campaigns. Planning […]
After watching approximately 100 films, attending several film festivals and scouring the internet, the organisers of the Shropshire Rainbow Film Festival have almost finalised the programme for the 2017 film festival, taking place Friday 6th to Sunday 8th October at the Old Market Hall cinema in Shrewsbury.
We need your help! We have to collect over 500 tokens, in order to receive a share of the Shropshire Star Cash For Your Community
Film Submissions Now Open – Closing date 31st May 2017.