This festive season, treat your film-obsessed friends and loved ones to the ultimate filmmaker’s gift.

Raindance Membership is a real treat to your filmmaker friends. Over 2,000 filmmakers have discovered indie film’s best-kept secret by becoming Raindance members. Immerse your loved ones in the indie film experience with Raindance’s courses, events and Festival!


The best way to get started in the indie film industry is with an annual Raindance Membership. Order before 10 December 2016 and receive a FREE Raindance tote bag!

  • Discounts on all Raindance film training courses and script reading service
  • 50% off the first film submission to Raindance Film Festival
  • Free access to monthly networking and industry events
  • Discounted tickets to Raindance Film Festival and the British Independent Film Awards
  • Free classified advertisements amongst a diverse community of filmmakers
  • Free script registration
  • Access to an exclusive online members area with hundreds of downloadable screenplays, tutorials, sample contracts and filmmaking documents.
  • And much more!

Please enter the full name followed by a comma and the email address of the person you’d like to give the gift to, e.g. “Jane Smith,”. All Holiday memberships will be activated in early January 2017. 


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Want to give your favourite filmmaker access to all of the above, but maybe think they deserve something extra?

For an extra £25, we’ll add a gift bag (worth over £50!) to your order, featuring:

  • Raindance tote bag, one of our favourite films on DVD, a Raindance CD containing 200 screenplays and two filmmaking books, and a Raindance badge!

Please enter the full name followed by a comma and the email address of the person you’d like to give the gift to, e.g. “Jane Smith,”. All Holiday memberships will be activated in early January, 2017. 


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Gifts will be posted within 4 working days of the order being received. We will try our hardest to get them in the post as soon as possible, but cannot guarantee that we’ll be able to get them out before this. Please order within good time to ensure gifts arrive by Christmas.



Want to give the gift of possibility? Have no fear. Gift certificates can be used for memberships, courses or script services. We’ll send a nicely printed physical certificate to whichever address you’d prefer.

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Member’s Gift Certificate Discounts

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£50 certificate for £42.50
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£100 certificate for £85
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£200 certificate for £170


Stocking Fillers

10 x 10 – £10 

The first ten pages of ten of the most inspiring screenplays including: Pulp Fiction, Seven and Taxi Driver. Teaches you how to start a script off right!
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Treatment Pack – £10

A handy little pack filled with advice and six different types of treatments for your learning pleasure.

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Raindance Laptop Bag – £15

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Raindance Tote Bag – £7.50

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99 Minute Film School – £15 (free for Members!)

A single-evening class which takes you on a whirlwind tour of how the film industry works, from script to screen.

The next one is January 17 – Find out more

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Directing Essentials – £15 (free for Members!)

A single-evening class outlining the very basics of directing for film.

The next one is January 19 – Find out more

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For that special cinephile…

Christmas Special: Raindance Film Festival 2017 pass – £100

The Christmas Special gift pass gives unlimited access to all film screenings at Raindance Film Festival 2017 (20 September-1 October) at the Vue Piccadilly cinema. Excludes gala screenings.

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For that special filmmaker…

Filmmaker’s Foundation Certificate (begins Jan 24) – £198* Find out more

Writer’s Foundation Certificate (begins Jan 25) – £198* Find out more

Director’s Foundation Certificate (begins Jan 26) – £198* Find out more

Producer’s Foundation Certificate (begins Feb 28) – £198* Find out more

Documentary Foundation Certificate (begins Mar 1) – £198* Find out more

Technical Foundation Certificate (begins Mar 2) – £198* Find out more

*Get 15% off when bought with Raindance Membership


Problems? Email us at or call us on 0207 930 3412.




Raindance aims to promote and support independent filmmaking and filmmakers.

From new and emerging to industry pros, Raindance connects, trains, supports, and promotes visual storytellers through every step of their career.