to the 25th annual
free Portobello Film Festival
3 - 20 Sept 2020
Buster Keaton by Blek
2020 Golden Trellick
20 September 2020 – 6pm
Portobello Film Festival 2020 takes place
at The Muse 269 Portobello Road W11 1LR
between 6pm and 10pm most evenings from 3
- 20 September.
This year the Festival
will have an Eastern European feel to it,
showcasing films from Russia, Ukraine,
Belarus, and Lithuania, as well as the
usual selection from Germany, Spain, and
Belgium, and two nights of London/UK
films. The Award Ceremony will be on
Sunday 20 September at the Muse.
An exhibition of
Festival artworks by the likes of Blek Le
Rat, Dotmasters, Andrew Logan, Sickboy,
Joe Rush, Lucy Sparrow and Pure Evil will
be on display from 3 – 13 September.
We are proud of
delivering this free film festival in the
heart of UK counterculture for 25 years
now. It’s a pity the milestone has been
tarnished by the Coronavirus outbreak but
the team were keen, right from the start,
to put on a living live festival if it was
So due to Covid
restrictions, attendance numbers will have
to be limited, and 1hr slots booked in
advance on eventbrite - details to follow.
The Festival will still be free but social
distancing seating and facemasks (supplied
at venue) will be necessary. There will be
a thermometer gun at the door. Surfaces
will be cleaned/sanitised regularly and
the ventilation/air con will be in
Thank you for your
cooperation in these strange times!
A Greatest Hits
programme will be broadcast later online,
along with a short season on London Live
TV in October.
So, due to plague sorry,
entry will be limited to advance booking
only. These conditions apply to filmmakers
as well as public. Free tickets for one
hour slots at this year’s Festival can
be obtained here.
Normal service will
be resumed as soon as possible.