Community & Charity

Total: 57 mins 11 secs

We’re proud to support charities and community organisations with FREE entry to Bolton Film Festival, to help their films reach new audiences and to raise awareness of the issues and causes the films bring into the spotlight. 

Tuesday 12th October Available for 48 hrs from 3:00pm
Wednesday 29th September 11:00am - Bolton Museum & Library In venue attendance for this screening is FREE

Tinned Pears

Libby Burke Wilde
United Kingdom, 2020
8:08 mins
A short film made with charity Chefs in Schools. Tinned Pears follows a young family living in food poverty.

The Studio

Quincy Andrews
United Kingdom, 2020
7:16 mins
World Premiere
A documentary following the diverse range of volunteers at a community radio station who choose to spill their hearts to thousands of strangers.

Pitoc e icinakosian

Gerry Ottawa Jos-Onimskiw Ottawa-Dubé
Canada, 2020
6:01 mins
Gerry and their big brother Jos show us that there is more to being different than bullying, discrimination and harassment.

Centenary Film

A. D. Cooper
United Kingdom, 2019
8:22 mins
A film created to mark the centenary of a bee keepers' charity association.

Feeding Lewisham

Cara Bowen
United Kingdom, 2020
11:55 mins
How one community organised, without state or Government support, to help thousands get through the Covid crisis and access food.

Rise Up – Erin’s Story

Sophie Austin
United Kingdom, 2021
8:32 mins
Erin is a lonely teenager trying to raise awareness about the climate crisis with little support.