British Federation of Film Societies

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Cinema For All
Formation 1946
Legal status Non-profit organisation
Purpose Advice and support for film societies in the UK
Region served
UK film societies and community cinemas
Derek Malcolm
Affiliations International Federation of Film Societies, British Film Institute
Website Cinema For All
Formerly called
British Federation of Film Societies

Cinema For All (formerly the British Federation of Film Societies) is the national organisation for the development and support of the film society and community cinema movement in the UK. They offer a wide range of services and resources dedicated to the needs of community cinemas.

Cinema For All is based in The Workstation, in Sheffield's Cultural Industries Quarter.

The president of the Cinema For All is Derek Malcolm. The current patron is Ken Loach.

Cinema For All has held the Film Society of the Year Awards annually since 1969. The 2014 Engholm Prize winner for the Film Society of the Year is Dungannon Film Club in Northern Ireland.

In 2014, Cinema For All was officially adopted as the trading name of Cinema For All.


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