Into Film Festival Programme

This years Into Film Festival offers up over 150 titles, carefully curated for their appeal and suitability for young people aged from 5-19.

The 2018 Into Film Festival is divided into six strands, delivering a thought-provoking programme of diverse stories, genres and themes that will engage and excite young people in the cinematic experience.

This year's festival will celebrate animation from around the world; highlight the latest films directed or written by women; look back at comedy in film history and its key stars; open discussions on the wide spectrum of mental health and wellbeing; engage with discussions on the environment and the individuals fighting to make the world a better place; and reflect on the cinematic voices of European countries. Film titles will include blockbuster premieres alongside classics, short films and hidden gems, spanning modern foreign language to animation, all mapped against curricula from across the four nations, and supported by the Festival's various educational resources.

Browse the 2018 Into Film Festival programme below

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Saving the World

A specially selected programme of films featuring stories of environmental and political issues, dystopian futures and superhero tales.

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Mental Wellbeing

A specially selected programme of films featuring stories of young people, their mental health and the impact it can have.

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Comedy Genius

A specially selected programme of films featuring comedy icons and characters to support the BFI's Comedy Genius season.

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Anim18 Connections

A specially selected programme of films featuring stories of new and classic animation of different types.

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Visions of Europe

A specially selected programme of films featuring stories about and set in continental Europe.

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Year of the Woman

A specially selected programme of films featuring stories told about and by women, celebrating talented directors and screenwriters.

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