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Help Reading Film Theatre Celebrate our 50th year

Enter our competition to redesigning our logo and be in with a chance to win  a classic membership of Reading Film Theatre for a year

The Reading Film Theatre is Reading’s only independent film cinema, showing a range of art-house, foreign language and independent films as well as the occasional mainstream blockbuster.   In 2020 we are proud to be celebrating our 50th year.  The RFT began as a joint project between the British Film Institute and the University of Reading. …

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Want to be part of the RFT team?

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

We're currently looking for Front of House Team members to help out on film nights as cashiers and attendants. We also have a vacancy 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 …

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Danyl Johnson wins RFT raffle tickets!

Reading's own X-factor contestant Danyl Johnson couldn't believe his luck while enjoying a night out at the Reading Sports Awards. He won two free tickets to RFT in the raffle! Danyl told  us that he loves cinema and can't wait to come to RFT. And we're looking forward to seeing you here soon too Danyl!


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Reading Cultural Awards Finalist

OMG! We've made it to the finals of the Reading Cultural Awards for the Cultural Organisation of the Year award!! Thank you so much for all your wonderful nominations and support. The winners will be announced on 24th June. Fingers crossed....…

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Red Joan is Members’ Film Choice for June

The votes are in and the Members' choice for the film in June is Red Joan. With over 60% of the vote cast by members it was the overwhelming favourite.

Based on the true story  of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy, the film is directed by Trevor Nunn and stars Judi Dench as Joan. The film will be shown on Thursday 6th June 2019.…

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