Fifth Manchester Kurdish Film Festival

The Manchester Kurdish Film festival returns to the city for its fifth year in June, bringing an exciting array of features and short films for you to enjoy, including a number of UK premieres. With stories about life, love, and war this year’s festival provides a selection of inspiring films, which are bound to stay with you long after viewing. The festival also offers the opportunity for you to meet a number of the filmmakers at Q&A sessions following the screenings. Be part of this year’s festival and experience an insight into Kurdish cinema.

Charley’s Problem and No One Knows About Persian Cats are no longer screening as part of this festival. All screenings will start without adverts and trailers at the advertised screening times.

Organised by Kurdish Creative Film Centre and funded by KRG UK Representative, Vision+Media, UK Film Council, Kurdsat TV and the Iraq Consulate in Manchester. In partnership with Cornerhouse, Zion Arts Centre, Lost Melody Music Group, CAN and KAC.