Back for its third year in September, the Hackney Film Festival is causing quite a stir. Taking place between the 7th and the 9th of the month, this weekend-long festival will be the go-to event for all film fanatics and blockbuster buffs. With a packed programme including film screenings, Q&As, film artist performances and live cinema shows, the festival is guaranteed to be a smash hit. A perfect way for the community to discover local filmmakers and audio-visual artists, this year the festival will showcase the brilliant works of Iain Sinclair, Asif Kapadia and Joseph Pierce (to name just a few), and will feature performances by Spatial, Champetamine, Scanone and The Light Surgeons, amongst others.
Start the new month on a positive note by heading down to the Hackney Film Festival next weekend! Tickets cost as low as £6, so visit www.hackneyfilmfestival.com now to find an event to suit you.
-Abbie Cohen @Abbiewrites