SFW: Youth Film Festival
Join us at the tenth annual Southampton Film Week where you will find incredible events and activities for young people, created and delivered by young people from the Youth Film Festival team. Read on for details of film screenings, workshops and of course the annual Red Carpet Film School.
- Saturday 11th November - Tower House.
This beginners workshop for 7 - 12 year olds is a great way to introduce young filmmakers to the different styles and techniques of Stop-Motion.
No experience necessary. The finished films will be screened at YFF Showcase event (details below).
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YFF Showcase and College Challenge
- Thursday 16th November - Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace.
A Showcase event screening work from young local filmmakers. Including films made at Stop-Motion Animation workshop. This event will also feature a screening of the 2017 College Filmmaking Challenge films and its awards ceremony. All are welcome to attend this fantastic screening, showcasing young local talent and creativity.
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
- Saturday 18th November- Harbour Lights Picturehouse Cinema.
Kids' Club Screening: Exclusively for children and their parents or carers. Unaccompanied adults are not admitted. Tickets only £2. Relive the magic of Harry Potter with the first film adapted from J.K Rowling's fantastic series.
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Red Carpet Film School
- Saturday 18th November - Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace.
You are all invited to this special screening of films made by young people at
City Eye's Film School workshops this year. From magical green screen fantasy, to classic Silent Movie comedy and a bit of demon possession in between, it's been a fun year at Film School.
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Red Carpet Film School
Introduction to Scriptwriting
- Sunday 19th November - Tower House.
This 2 hour workshop for 16 - 19 year olds is a great way for budding filmmakers and screenwriters to learn scriptwriting principals and techniques.
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
- Sunday 19th November - Mayflower Theatre.
A fun-filled family event celebrating Mayflower's own cinematic heritage! Ahead of the theatre's pantomime in December, see the original Disney animated film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This film event is open to all the family and you are very welcome to dress up as your favourite Disney characters to join in the fun. First screened at the theatre in 1937, come along to enjoy this fabulous Disney classic and learn more about Mayflower's history and when it was one of Southampton's stunning cinemas. Click here for ticket and booking information.
For more information on all these events and to see the full programme go to