Special Events

As an independent cinema and charity, we strive to offer our Friends and supporters a unique experience.

Aldeburgh Cinema Trust is one of Britain’s oldest cinemas and is home to the prestigious Aldeburgh Documentary Festival, which celebrates its 28th year in November 2023.

This year's DocFest takes place from 17th to 19th November.

Other ongoing film & event series include the much-loved Desert Island Flicks, devised and hosted by writer Jon Canter.

Previous Desert Island Flicks include:

Richard Curtis and Emma Freud

Richard Wilson

Griff Rhys Jones

Lenny Henry

Anthony Horowitz