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Fantastic Pleasure

Cinesthesia afterparty. Relieve yourself of you inhibitions with this late night of Cosmic Disco grooves and absurdly humorous projections.

Brexit & Beyond

There's a fine line between comedy and tragedy... and these films will make you laugh out loud yet leave you questioning and uncomfortable. 

Talk: The Accidental Activist

Hear how a Ramsgate resident, her cat and a young Afghan asylum seeker were all dragged into a battle and a media storm with the Home Office and Amber Rudd.

Cinesthesia: Live Night

A night of immersive cinema with glitchy electronic music, digital art, live visuals and found footage.

They Came In Crowded Boats

An uncomfortable journey from the riskiest corners of the Middle-East to our closest neighbourhoods, exploring how migration is shaping the modern world.


A risqué tale of boundaries and consent as two dangerously charged teacher-pupil relationships unfold in the faded grandeur of Scarborough.

Against The Tides

The story of an extraordinary woman attempting one of the most extreme swimming challenge. As she battles with the dangers of seven seas, her journey takes a dramatic turn.


When a neofascist politician puts immigrants into a ghetto, his adopted son helps the brutally oppressed people fight back. + Director Q&A
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