The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

Emma

Emma Jane Austen's beloved comedy about finding your equal and earning your happy ending is reimagined.

Cinematic Time Machine: A Streetcar Named Desire

Cinematic Time Machine: A Streetcar Named Desire Sunday 16th & Thursday 20th February

Elia Kazanís classic film of Tennessee Williamsí stage hit, starring Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter and Karl Malden is back on the big screen.
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Private Hire

Crank Up Your Conference at The Electric Cinema Birmingham

4th February 2020
Crank Up Your Conference at The Electric Cinema Birmingham

We have been featured as one of the top cinemas to hire in the Midlands by Hire Space. Check out their article and consider hiring The Electric for your corpora... read more

Film & TV Production

Tom Lawes opens film consultancy

21st May 2019
Tom Lawes opens film consultancy

Electric Cinema Birmingham owner Tom Lawes has launched an international film consultancy business called Backlight Consulting at the Cannes Film Festival. The ... 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