Loco film festival


LOCO Film Festival presents a week of Transformations screenings at Wilton’s Music Hall running from 8th -12th August. LOCO are showing some classic body swap comedy films over the five days plus entertainment before and after each screening.

Featured films are: Big, All of Me, Tootsie, Being John Malkovich and Teen Wolf.

For more information and to buy tickets visit: http://www.wiltons.org.uk/listings/transformations.html

Thanks for everyone for an amazing top night at the LOCO film festival. We had a lot of fun and there were so many lovely people in the crowd. Big thanks to Colm McAuliffe. I’ll miss him as we’ve hung out quite a bit doing the retros.The next retro is not in the UK. More details soon…..


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The London Comedy Film Festival runs from 26th - 29th January at BFI Southbank

A film festival Cinetalk thinks is important and relevant; comedy needs more recognition and the LOCO team are championing talent in this field. Plus, who doesn’t like to laugh?

For tickets and more information: http://locofilmfestival.com/festival-2012/

Have you got your tickets yet?


We have 5 pairs of tickets to give away to our readers for the Thursday 11th August screening of Being John Malkovich that is being shown as part of LoCo Comedy Film Festival’s week of Transformations.

To win these tickets simply Tweet your favourite comedy film from the last year and mention both @cinetalkTV with #locotransformations

The screening will take place at Wilton’s Music Hall, Doors @ 6pm Show starts @ 7pm.

For more information visit: http://www.wiltons.org.uk/listings/transformations.html

Winners will be notified on Wednesday 10th August.

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LOCO meets Chris Shepherd
23rd January 20:00 National Film Theatre Blue Room
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Tickets are now on sale for a Chris Shepherd comedy special at the LOCO Film Festival

Thursday 23rd January 2014 - 8pm - Blue Room BFI SOUTHBANK

Okay gang. I’m doing a rather spectacular screening at the LOCO Film Festival. I have a two screenings coming up in January, the first at the London Short Film Festival features all of my films which are centered about me and my Liverpool tales. Details to be announced in the LSFF launch. While this incredibly different LOCO screening will look at my comedy work with some never before seen footage and films. Including People’s Britain, Big Train, Nathan Barley, ACMS and some never before seen work. Don’t miss out its going to be a cracker! You’ll be able to see the Ringer at both screenings. Its going to be a real one off. 

Click here for the programme.

Click here to book tickets.

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