Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 September 2019

15th Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival

#BFMAF2019 is live! ↓


Join us in beautiful Berwick-upon-Tweed for the 15th edition of the UK’s Festival for New Cinema & Artists’ Moving Image. We are proud to introduce this year’s incredible programme of films, exhibitions, talks and live events. We can’t wait to see you here!


Artists presented new moving image work in exhibitions all around Berwick-upon-Tweed, taking over historic buildings, empty shops and hidden corners of the town.

View the BFMAF 2019 exhibitions

Animistic Apparatus

is a special programme of exhibitions, talks and events which asks what if these could be reimagined as rituals addressed to nonhuman beings?

Filmmaker in Focus: Kira Muratova

Kira Muratova, made poetic, eccentric, astonishing films between 1961–2012. BFMAF pays tribute to her vision with a posthumous retrospective.

Berwick New Cinema Features

Films that are guaranteed to surprise, entertain and bring fresh perspectives on the art of film.

Check out our brilliant opening and closing films!

The #BFMAF2019 Programme Guide

Have the full Festival programme and schedule at your fingertips.

Download it here