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The Fylde Film Festival Awards Evening

The Festival culminates with its awards evening at Viva Blackpool

The 3 month running Fylde Film Festival culminates with its awards evening at Viva Blackpool. A night packed with incredible and Innovative films from the hottest, up and coming directors from around the world featuring guest speakers from the industry.

Grab the popcorn and take a seat for the North-West’s most exciting new film festival.

Estimated run time

Doors open at 6.00pm and the awards commence at 6.30pm

Age requirement

All are welcome – young and old, but we would like to remind patrons that children are admitted at parent’s sole discretion.

Other info

The venue opperates Challenge 25, please bring ID if you plan to purchase alcohol

Please note

We request that the audience keeps the best of order during the awards.

May 2018

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The 2018 Fylde Film Festival


Following a successful debut year with over 1,500 entries from the UK and abroad the Fylde Film Festival has grown and developed featuring showcase events around Blackpool in lead up to the Awards evening.


The award categories include best drama, best comedy/musical, best horror/thriller Audiences, best animation, best international, best experimental and best documentary. The top 4 nominated films will be highlighted with the winning film shown in full to the audience. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet some of the filmmakers and hear from guest speakers.


The Award Categories

  • Animation
  • Comedy / Musical
  • Experimental
  • Documentary
  • International
  • Horror / Thriller
  • Drama


Do you have a film you want to enter into the awards? Submit your entry here



Doors Open: 6.00pm

Show Starts Approx: 6.30pm

Running Time: Approx : 3 Hours, 30 Minutes (including intervals)

Curtain Down Approx: 10.00pm



All Tickets - £3.50