Stronger than Fiction 2018

Event Information

Stronger than Fiction Documentary Film Festival celebrates great storytelling, bringing you the most moving and exciting of the latest award-winning docs from around the world. Join us for enthralling cinema and Q&As with the filmmakers.

2018 Programme and sessions:

Thursday 2 August
Opening Night Gala  6.30pm Arrivals for 7.00PM screening of Speak Up 

Friday 3 August
Minding the Gap 
6:30 PM 

Backtrack Boys 8:30 PM

M.I.A Friday  8:45 PM 

Saturday 4 August
Hobbyhorse Revolution  1:45 PM 

Genesis 2.0 Saturday 4 August 3:45 PM 

What Walaa Wants 6:30 PM 

The Cleaners  8:30 PM 

Touch Me Not  9:00 PM 

Sunday 5 August
Pick of the Litter  2:00 PM 

Island of the Hungry Ghosts 3:00 PM 

Of Fathers and Sons 4:00 PM

Closing Night 6.15pm arrivals for 7.00PM screening of McKellen: Playing the Part 


Multi-film passes for 3 or 5 sessions available at the Palace Electric Cinema Box Office.
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Dates, Locations & Tickets


Speak Up

Thu 2 Aug 6.30PM
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Minding the Gap

Fri 3 Aug 6:30PM
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Fri 3 Aug 8:45PM
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Backtrack Boys

Fri 3 Aug 8:30PM
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Hobbyhorse Revolution

Sat 4 Aug 1:45PM
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Genesis 2.0

Sat 4 Aug 3:45PM
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What Walaa Wants

Sat 4 Aug 6:30PM
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Touch Me Not

Sat 4 Aug 9:00PM
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Island of the Hungry Ghosts

Sun 5 Aug 3:00PM
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Of Fathers and Sons

Sun 5 Aug 4:00PM
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Pick of the Litter

Sun 5 Aug 2:00PM
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McKellen: Playing the Part

Sun 5 Aug 6.15PM
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