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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

The International Lift-Off Film Festival is coming back to Manchester at the end of the month to showcase high quality independent film


The Lift-Off Global Network story

The story behind the ever-growing global independent film network, Lift-Off


London Lift-Off Film Festival 2017: Highlights

Independent film-making at its best from London Lift-Off Film Festival

Photo: Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival

Interview: Enemies Within

Eloïse Wright interviews Selim Azzazi

Photo: Burning Films

Lift-Off film festival 2017 review: Where The Windmills Are

Where The Windmills Are was the third and final feature film shown at the Lift-Off film festival in March 2017, and was very popular amongst the audience at Texture in Manchester’s Northern Quarter

Photo: Mark Trifunovic

Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Review: Busking Turf Wars

First-time director Peter Trifunovic hits gold with busking mockumentary

Photo: Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival

Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival – Day One Shorts, Part One

James Gill covers the first set of short films from the Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival