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Silent Film Festival


Our 10th festival celebrating silent film with music

Online from 17 - 21 March  2021 (UK. Europe and N. America) - ENDED

Thanks to everyone who attended our first online edition of HippFest. We plan to be back next year from Wednesday 16th to Sunday 20th March 2022 and we would really value your feedback on this year’s festival to help us inform our planning. So, please take the time (only about 10/12 minutes we promise) to fill out our online survey and tell us what you think.

Click here to take part https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/2BZ38TC
Closes Monday 26 April 2021.

As many of you are aware, we rely on donations, grants, and fundraising for more than 80% of HippFest costs, to bring you silent films with music and much more.  So if you can, please help us keep this unique festival going by donating today.

Click here to donate

Alternatively, you can donate via Text Giving – text HIPPFEST to 70460 to donate £10, HIPPFEST5 to donate £5, HIPPFEST20 to donate £20 standard rate message costs apply.

Also, a reminder that our Q&As and Spotify Playlists are still available on our website - click here 
So if you missed them first-time-round you can still catch up, or watch/listen again.

We have really loved being able to bring you this online edition of HippFest, and thank you so much for being part of it.

See you next year!

The HippFest Team


HippFest is organised by Falkirk Community Trust with key funding from Falkirk Council, supported by Film Hub Scotland part of the BFI’s Film Audience Network, and funded by Screen Scotland and National Lottery funding from the BFI.



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