Robin Williams

Help us pay tribute to Robin Williams

Hi everyone. Regular visitors to our pages will know we were knocked for six with the recent and tragic passing of Robin Williams. Thinking about how we could pay tribute to such a loved and respected actor, we considered hosting a charity screening of one of his films. Receiving an encouraging “do it” from everyone […]

Songs From Soweto: An A Capella Journey

Bedford Film Festival and Bedfringe team up for documentary delight

We love film and we love fringe and to continue our strong relationship with Bedfringe, we’ve teamed up with them again to bring Bedford another superb documentary. Songs from Soweto: An A Capella Journey is a fascinating documentary charting the remarkable journey of five a cappella singers from one of South Africa’s most notorious townships […]

Bedford Film Making Co-operative’s 48 Hour Challenge

Now this is what we’re talking about! Future film makers being nurtured right here in Bedford. The town’s film making co-operative will not be new to some of you but they’re making big waves in the film making world, and we’re delighted to be supporting their 48 hour film making challenge – which gives you a chance to […]

Help Bedford Film Festival become a box office smash

In little under two weeks’ time Bedford Film Festival will be screening films that have never before been shown publicly in our town, or anywhere else. The festival has been organised at record speed. Just 12 weeks ago Richard, Stephen and I sat outside The Pantry at The Higgins Bedford and decided to put on a […]

Helping Bedford be happy

Bedford Film Festival is proud to support Happiness Matters – Bedford, who are showing the film ‘Happy’ on 19 March the day before UN World Day of Happiness. ‘Happy’ is an award-winning, feature-length documentary that leads viewers on a journey across five continents in search of the keys to happiness. Director, Roko Belic (Genghis Blues), addresses many of the […]