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 courses, events – and, of course, the annual Raindance Film Festival!


The best way to get started in the indie film industry is with an annual Raindance Membership.

  • 15-25% off Raindance evening & weekend film training courses globally
  • 50% off your first submission to Raindance Film Festival
  • Free entry to monthly networking meet-ups for filmmakers and film lovers around the world
  • Free access to special events throughout the year
  • Discounts on Raindance Film Festival tickets and passes
  • Access to Members-only Facebook group
  • Free access to online script library and resources for filmmakers
  • 15% off IMDb Pro account
  • Discounts on a range of services for filmmakers via our partners, including equipment rentals, post-production services, magazine subscriptions, festival submissions, consultancy, screenings and events
  • Free one-to-one filmmaking consultation with Raindance founder Elliot Grove
  • Opportunity to attend the invite-only British Independent Film Awards

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,”. And don’t forget to tell us when you’d like the membership to be activated. 


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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,”. And don’t forget to tell us when you’d like the membership to be activated.


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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 when you need them.



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 – £25 (free for Members!)

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

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Directing Essentials – £25 (free for Members!)

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

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For that special cinephile…

 Raindance Film Festival 2017 pass – 25 years of Raindance – get your pass >HERE<

Get access to all film screenings at Raindance Film Festival 2017 (20 September-1 October) at the Vue cinema, Leicester Square.

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For that special filmmaker…

Filmmaker’s Foundation Certificate (begins Sept 12) – £236* Find out more

Writer’s Foundation Certificate (begins Oct 18) – £236* Find out more

Director’s Foundation Certificate (begins Sept 14) – £236* Find out more

Producer’s Foundation Certificate (begins Oct 17) – £236* Find out more

Documentary Foundation Certificate (begins Sept 13) – £236* Find out more

Technical Foundation Certificate (begins Oct 19) – £236* 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.