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Support RFT through the Reading Community Lottery

You can now support RFT and win up to £25,000 in the new Reading Community Lottery which is an initiative to support local good causes in Reading. Tickets cost only £1 per week and 50p of every ticket goes to your chosen good cause i.e. RFT. Every ticket has a 1 in 50 chance of winning. The first Reading Community Lottery draw is on Sat 28 March at 8pm so join now to have a chance of winning while supporting …

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RFT 50 Years of Film – Your top 3 films!

The votes are in and we can reveal that the top three films (with percentage votes cast) as voted by our audiences are:

Amelie (18%) Three Billboards outside Ebbing Missouri (16%) Cinema Paradiso (15%)

So we will be showing Cinema Paradiso at a free screening on  Thursday 26th March 2020. The other two will be scheduled in our Summer and Winter seasons this year.

Thank you for everyone who participated and please enjoy seeing these classic films again this year. …

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RFT 50 Years of Film – Vote for your favourites

The paper votes are in and we have shortlisted the top two films from each decade into your top ten film choices. A short summary of each film is given after the voting table below.

Please vote for your favourite from the list below. Remember you can only vote once and your vote will be recorded when you click on the film entry.

Voting closes on 24th January and results will be announced on 30th January. We will then show …

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Want to know more about how RFT is run and even get more involved? Then why not come along to the RFT Annual General Meeting to be held on Monday 16th December at 7.30pm in Park House on the Reading University campus. All our members are most welcome to attend but please email  to let us know that you are coming.…

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Looking for a new Membership Secretary

RFT is run by an amazing team of volunteers and we have some vacancies for the autumn season. 

We're currently looking for  a Membership Secretary whose main tasks include updating the membership list, running/organising the membership desk on film nights and promoting the benefits of RFT membership to the wider community.

If you would like to know more please email with the name of the role you would like information about in the subject bar. The deadline for applications …

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