Cinema On Demand
Enjoy a selection of independent new release films, exclusive one-off titles and curated film seasons to stream at your leisure with Cinema On Demand.
We’re pleased to bring you a new way to enjoy a taste of our curated films and support your independent cinema, from the comfort of home or on your mobile device.
It’s straightforward to use: take a look at the films on offer, add a film to your basket and log in or create an account with us (as with any other event). From then, you’ll have 48-hours to watch your film.
There’s no long-term commitment. You only pay for the film you want to see.
Cinema On Demand is only available within the UK.
Free Cinema on Demand for Members
Members enjoy free access to Cinema on Demand.
Try your first Cinema On Demand film for £1
Are you new to Cinema On Demand? Start watching films with us today for £1.
Cinema On Demand: Creepy Crawlies (U*)
A medley of movies celebrating all that’s creepy and crawly...
Cinema On Demand: The Capote Tapes
Through audio archive and interviews with Truman Capote's friends and enemies, this intimate documentary reveals the rise and fall of the iconic American writer.
Cinema On Demand: The Orphanage (12A*)
A young boy in 1980s Afghanistan is sent to a Soviet orphanage and finds himself in a complex social hierarchy with the other boys in Shahrbanoo Sadat’s tender drama.
Cinema On Demand: Reframing the Fat Body (15*) + ScreenTalk
In this programme of shorts, fat bodies are freed from the restraints put upon them by modern society and allowed to be fluid, free, sexy and radical.
Cinema On Demand: Cat in the Wall (15*) + recorded Q&A
A cat, stuck in a wall, changes the lives of a Bulgarian family living alongside gentrified Brexiteers in a southeast London council estate.
Cinema on Demand: Several Conversations... (15*)
Two young women – one out and proud, the other less confident in their sexuality – begin a tentative affair in this sensitive Romanian drama.
Cinema On Demand: Our Lucky Hours (12A*)
In this thought-provoking documentary, photos, archival footage and sound recordings tell the story of a pioneering psychiatric institution in 1930s France.
Cinema On Demand: ABsolutely Amazing Shorts
Little ones can enjoy this beautiful shorts programme, from the creative and unusual minds of Latvian filmmakers AB Studios.
Cinema On Demand: The Juniper Tree + poetry reading
A young Björk stars in Nietzchka Keene’s visually stunning tale of witchcraft in the wilds of medieval Iceland, presented here in a new restoration.
Cinema On Demand: A White White Day (15)
An Icelandic psychological drama-thriller that is chilling, striking and keeps you on the edge of your seat till the very end.
Cinema On Demand: Retablo (18*)
A teenager living in a Peruvian Andes village discovers that his father has been having sex with men in this powerful, Bafta-nominated drama.
Cinema On Demand: Alice (15)
A domestic dream turns into a nightmare for Alice when her husband disappears without a trace.
Cinema On Demand: Papicha (15)
A group of women navigate increasing religious and social conservatism in 1990s Algeria.
Cinema On Demand: Jose (18*)
Li Cheng’s passionate gay romance explores the relationship between 19-year-old café waiter José and construction worker Luis.
Cinema On Demand: Perfect 10 (15)
An aspiring teenage gymnast's life is forever changed by the appearance of the brother she never knew she had.
Cinema On Demand: Stunning Shorts from LIAF (U*)
Stunning Shorts from the London International Animation Festival, perfect for the little ones.
Cinema On Demand: The Proposal (PG*)
Part thriller, part romance, part artwork itself, this ‘post-mortem love triangle’ takes us on a quest to reanimate the privately-held archives of one of the 20th century’s major architects.
How to watch
1. Choose the film you want to watch.
2. Add to basket and proceed to purchase.
3. If you already have an account, you can log in during the purchase. If not, create an account as you buy.
4. Once your purchase has gone through, there’ll be a button to click to ‘Watch your films’.
5. Start watching your video. From purchase, you have 48 hours to start and finish watching the film. Enjoy!