Raindance membership is the best way to enjoy the Raindance experience including film training courses and events all year round, and exclusive access at the Raindance Film Festival and the British Independent Film Awards.

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"Why not join and start supporting independent filmmaking at Raindance now". - Elliot Grove, Raindance Founder

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Enjoy these great benefits


1. Get 15% DISCOUNT on all our Film Training Courses.

Raindance Film Courses have inspired a whole generation of filmmakers including Christopher Nolan and Guy Ritchie. In the last 12 months, over 3,000 filmmakers – writers, directors, producers, actors, agents, film and media students – attended our courses. What are you waiting for!

2. Free or discounted submissions at Raindance Film Festival

Get one FREE short film or webisode submission at Raindance Film Festival or a 50% DISCOUNT on feature submissions.

Want your film screened in Central London’s West End?

3. Free/discount access to Raindance and the British Independent Film Awards

Raindance founder Elliot Grove created the British IndependentFilm Awards BIFA in 1998. Since then, the awards have run yearly. As a Raindance Premium member you will get free or discounted access to Raindance and BIFA events.

4. Monthly Members Mixers

Raindance hosts filmmakers mixers every month where you are given the opportunity to meet other members. These events are the perfect place to meet future collaborators and establish industry contacts.

5. One on One Consultations

There are lots of script reading and consultation services out there. We only want the very best for our members. Want Raindance founder Elliot Grove to read your script? Book a 15min consultation! 

6. We have online training videos and resources

Watch a detailed two hours on sound recording, learn about PR and marketing, or watch Raindance tutor Patrick Tucker’s amazing Saturday Film School segment – over 20 hours of online training in total. If you are making a movie download the Filmmaker’s Toolkit: sample budgetsbusiness plans, and contracts for writers, directors, producers and actors.

7. We promote your project

Tell us what you’re doing. We support our members by promoting their film openings and crowd funding campaigns via our weekly newsletters and social media accounts.

8. We are global

With Raindance Membership, you become a part of the Global Raindance Filmmaking Community. With your Membership, you have access to the local Raindance discounts and events in London, Los Angeles, New York, Toronto,Vancouver, Paris, Brussels, Budapest, Montreal and Windsor/Detroit.

9. We have a revolutionary postgraduate degree

Way back in 2011 Raindance launched the Postgraduate Film Degree with Staffordshire University. Known internationally as the most flexible film degree anywhere, the course lasts one or two years, full/part time.

10. We have Europe’s largest independent film festival

Raindance has become Europe’s largest independent film festival, renowned for its championing of alternative films and new filmmakers having premiered films such as Memento, The Blair Witch Project and Pulp Fiction.


3 simple ways to join:

1. Pay cash or card at one of our events

2. Call us up on 020 7930 3412 and pay over the phone

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Concessionary rates available – call us on 0207 930 3412 to find out more