C Fylm - Cornwall's community cinema

by C Fylm in Redruth, England, United Kingdom

£1,373

 
Gift Aid
+ est. £212.00
£3,000 target 9 days left
45% 63 supporters
Flexible funding – this project will receive all pledges made by 29th October 2020 at 6:47pm

Help C Fylm, Cornwall's community cinema project, to provide equipment to our local venues to make great cinema happen, for everyone!

by C Fylm in Redruth, England, United Kingdom

Who we are

C Fylm is Cornwall's film club network. Our mission is to support community groups across Cornwall to show films for their local audience. Part of how we do this is by providing touring cinema kits to turn any venue into a pop-up film club, and teaching our volunteer organisers how to use them. We also help with the cost and booking of film licences, marketing, technical advice, and event organisation. Whatever our groups need, we are there to help every step of the way.

As well as providing a brilliant cinema experience in rural areas without screen provision, C Fylm screenings are all about community. We have tea and cakes, sometimes enjoy a drink at the village hall bar, and it's a chance to chat to friends and neighbours - or meet someone new! Our audiences are as varied and diverse as Cornwall's population, and we are proud to particularly help provide less mobile people, and people who are unable to travel, a cinema on their doorstep.

When audiences come to a C Fylm screening, they become a member not only of their own film club, but of the whole network of 34 film clubs. Before Covid we were hosting over 365 screenings a year, so there are plenty of events to choose from! It costs £6 to join for a year, and that money keeps the C Fylm project running, and goes back into helping the communities that we work with.

Why we need your help

Like many creative and community organisations, Covid has had a big impact on us. We had to cancel all of our planned events from March onwards. Without membership income from these events, we don't have the vital funds we need to continue our work, and make much needed repairs and upgrades to our cinema equipment.

We need your help to make sure our cinema kits are ready to bring film to communities across Cornwall, and to ensure that we are still here for years to come in a time when community matter mores than ever.

Can you help us? If you are able, please donate today so we are still here tomorrow. Thank you.

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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£20 or more

A big thank you - on the big screen!

We'll put your name on a 'thank you' short film that will be played before our feature titles in our film clubs, as a big thank you for your support. We'll also list you on the supporters page of our website.

£10 or more

A big thank you!

Your name will be listed on the supporters page of our website, with a big thank you for your support.

£40 or more

Pay it forward gift membership

This will allow us to give six people who otherwise couldn't afford to join our clubs to become C Fylm members for a year. We'll also put your name on our thank you video, and on the supporters page of our website.

£200 or more

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Naming rights to one of our touring cinema kits

You'll be able to name one of our pair of touring cinema kits! We'll also put your name on our thank you film, and on the supporters page of our website.

Let's make 'C Fylm - Cornwall's community cinema' happen

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