12 Christmas Gifts for the Film Nerd in Your Life - Raindance

Have any filmmakers or film lovers in your life? I sure do.
Check out these items if you’re stumped on what to get them this holiday season:

1) Overlook Hotel Socks €9.00

Make socks exciting for your Kubrick fan – these are patterned to look like the carpet Danny trundles over throughout The Shining. This website also includes socks that reference The Big LebowskiReady Player One, and Stranger Things.

2) Clapperboard £6.99

Film fans and filmmakers alike will love clapping this in people’s faces. Keep your nose and fingers away.

3) Stormtrooper Gin £49.99

This website has not only Stormtrooper Gin in a reusable glass bottle, but a Stormtrooper Decanter and glasses. For the Star Wars Fan who loves their liquor.

4)Girls on Tops T-Shirt £20.00

Celebrate women in film with these awesome t-shirts celebrating amazing female voices in film, including Ava Duvernay, Sigourney Weaver, Jamie Lee Curtis and many more. 

5) Camera Lens Kit for iPhone £19.99

This affordable kit comes with multiple lenses and a tripod with extendable legs, just to name a few things. It’s the perfect gift for any filmmaker working with an iPhone. 

6) Camera Lens Coffee Cup £14.99

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so start the day off right with this camera lens coffee mug that can double as a travel thermos. Just make sure you don’t pour coffee into your Canon 5 lens by mistake. 

7) GorillaPod for Tough Shots £51.53

For any shots that are particularly tricky to capture, this GorillaPod makes turning a filmmaker’s vision into a reality a piece of cake.

8) Minimalist Movie Posters £23.99

These aesthetically pleasing minimalist movie posters are the perfect gift for any film lover, and many of them are on sale for the holidays.

9) Director’s Hat £19.99

Channel your inner Steven Spielberg and get the director in your life with this essential cap

10) Portable Projector Various prices

Watch a film anytime, anywhere with this portable projector. It’s like fitting an entire movie screen in your pocket.

11) Personalised Star of Fame £23.44

Immortalise someone special with their very own Star of Fame. Nothing says “I believe in you” quite like a personalised star.

12) Raindance Holiday Gifts £5- £200

The best gift of them all!! Raindance courses and membership offer a wide variety of benefits to filmmakers and film lovers alike – not to mention our iconic mugs, tote bags, badges, and more. Consider giving the gift of Raindance this holiday season.

From all of us here at Raindance, happy holidays!


Sylvie Dumont is not quite Italian and not quite American. And certainly not French.

When she is not in the Raindance office, she is crying about her undergrad dissertation. If you know anything about Sicilian folklore, please contact her.

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