Screening Days

Screening Days South East - November 2014

27/11/2014 - 28/11/2014

The ICO is proud to be partnering with Film Hub South East to offer a Hub-based Screening Days on Thursday 27 & Friday 28 November 2014.

Choose from a programme of pre-release films showing at the Duke’s at Komedia in Brighton.

Screening Days are preview film screening events for staff and volunteers of cinemas, mixed arts venues, film festivals, and film societies. This event will showcase key upcoming art-house and independent titles scheduled for theatrical release between December 2014 and February 2015.

Watch films to help plan your programme, network with fellow exhibitors in your local area and find out about Film Hub South East’s plans for film exhibition in the region.

Film Hub South East is part of the BFI’s Film Audience Network (FAN). Its role is to bring film, education, community, exhibition, archive and events experts together to offer more choice, more insight and grow new audiences.

As part of the Screening Days South East, Film Hub South East will present its Forum on the afternoon of 27 November.

At it, FHSE members (and potential members) will have an opportunity to learn about current Hub projects and opportunities, be introduced to the Hub’s research projects on film exhibition in the region and contribute to the development of the Hub’s plans for 2014/15.


Registration for this event is now closed. Please email with any queries.


Film Hub South East are providing bursaries towards travel and accommodation costs. Please see the Film Hub South East website or contact for details.

Find out more

Further information about the event will be uploaded to this section of the website, or for any queries please call 0207 636 7120 or email

Terms and conditions

Screening Days South East is an industry event which is open to people working or volunteering in an organisation whose primary purpose is the exhibition of films to the public.  As all of the films that are being shown at the event are pre-release titles there is a press embargo on the event, which includes social networking sites and film forums.


Screening Days South East will be held at the Duke’s at Komedia which is on Gardner Street in the heart of North Laine, Brighton.

It is a 10 minute walk from Brighton station, and 5 minutes from most local bus routes on North Street.


Hotel Deal

Film Hub South East have negotiated a 10% discount on My Hotel’s Best Available Rate during the event.  Please use the code cinecity when making your booking.

My Hotel Brighton
Approximate rate per night: £60 – £105
Distance to Dukes at Komedia: 0.1 miles

Other nearby hotels (by distance)

Premier Inn Brighton City Centre
Approximate rate per night: £70 – £87
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.2 miles

ibis Brighton City Centre
Approximate rate per night: £40 – £50
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.3 miles

Travelodge Brighton Seafront Hotel
Approximate rate per night: £45 – £59
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.4 miles

Jurys Inn Brighton
Approximate rate per night: £75 – £84
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.6 miles

Granville Hotel
Approximate rate per night: £68 – £98
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.7 miles

Best Western Brighton Hotel
Approximate rate per night: £45 – £79
Distance to Duke’s at Komedia: 0.9 miles

NB. The ICO does not endorse any of the above hotels.

Practical Info


Registration will be held from 8:30am each morning at Duke’s at Komedia. You will not need a ticket but will be issued with a badge for the day(s) you are attending. This will be your entry pass into all of the screenings.

The registration area will be staffed by the ICO from 8:30am – 1:00pm each day of the event.


There will be an area for the delegates to leave their luggage.

Please note luggage will be left at the owner’s risk.


Tea and coffee will be provided at registration, and lunch will be available to purchase from the Komedia cafe/bar. Delegates who pre-order lunch at the cafe/bar during registration will receive a 30% discount.

Drinks reception

There will be a drinks reception from 5pm on Thursday evening in the University of Brighton building for delegates to meet and network with fellow exhibitors.

Festival screenings

Delegates will be able to attend CINECITY festival screenings from 6pm on both Thursday 27 & Friday 28 November.  Tickets for the festival screenings will be free for delegates but on a first come first served basis and are subject to availability.  Tickets can be booked during registration and will be available to collect from the Komedia box office.  If tickets aren’t collected before the screenings, they may be reallocated so please ensure you collect them in good time.

In partnership with Film Hub South East

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