Chester International Film Festival

Presented by Chester Film Society in partnership with Storyhouse and Edge Hill University
  • £9.50 / £8.50 for screenings before 5pm
    Aged Under 26: £7 / £6
    Chester Film Society Members: £5
  • Cinema
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World cinema at Storyhouse

For the third year Storyhouse is delighted to host the annual Chester International Film Festival presented by Chester Film Society. A remarkable global selection of recent films that share stories and experiences from an array of countries.

Now in its 7th year, the Chester Animation Festival is a competition showcasing international animation following a call for submissions from talented filmmakers worldwide. We will present the final selection back to back in one showing on Sunday 15 March. The audience will then decide who will win the Audience prize for 2020. 

These films will not have general adverts or trailers – an introduction will precede each film which will start at the advertised time.

Guide Storyhouse Cinema

At Storyhouse you can see the best new, vintage, cult and family films in a cosy, boutique cinema.

Festival The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2020

Happiness is A State of Mind Joy and Despair in Japanese Cinema Storyhouse is proud to partner with the Japan…

Become a Member

Storyhouse Card is just £4 per month, with no ongoing commitment – you can cancel anytime.  It’s great value, and to us a great help.

Joining is instant, you can buy tickets at the discounted rate as soon as you’re signed up. Join here.