The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

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Cinema Closure

17th March 2020
Cinema Closure

 With the entire cinema industry shutting down it has now become impossible for us to continue any longer. We will be entering hibernation, hopefully to awaken ... read more

Film & TV Production

Backlight Pictures

6th March 2020
Backlight Pictures

Our in house production company Electric Flix has a new name. Backlight Pictures have recently been producing for the BBC and continue to develop TV and film fo... read more

History and Education

Behind the screens

18th May 2018
Behind the screens

Our popular 'Behind The Screens' tours are back, giving you the chance to delve into The Electric Cinema's long and tumultuous history.

Discover what part i... read more