St Albans Film Festival
26th June - 1st July 2018
The fifth annual international St Albans Film Festival runs from Tuesday, June 26th to Sunday, July 1st, with a packed programme including a special open air screening of The Greatest Showman. The record-breaking movie starring Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum will open five days of outdoor cinema in the shadow of St Albans Cathedral. Films will be projected onto a giant screen in the Cathedral's grounds everyday from June 27th to July 1st, with the line up including family films, Hollywood blockbusters and iconic movies. Matt Bigg, festival director along with festival founder Leoni Kibbey, said: "We are delighted to be once more holding this fantastic event of open-air cinema in the stunning setting of the Abbey Orchard". With 'speed' being the 2018 film festival theme, other movies to be shown at St Albans Cathedral include Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Bridget Jones's Diary, and Sing. The programme also includes Marvel superhero blockbuster Black Panther, Days of Thunder, Talladega Nights, Chariots of Fire and the Oscar-winning Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.