International Film Festival (SHIFF)

The Sherborne International Film Festival, was held from Thu 24 to Sun 27 October 2019. The festival featured ten multi-award-winning foreign films including work from Denmark, Russia, Switzerland, Spain, Vietnam and France, with genres such as crime, thriller, drama, adventure and comedy.

The opening night film Babel, was screened at the Powel Theatre following the Festival Reception at The Three Wishes in Cheap Street. Released in 2006, Babel tells the tale of how tragedy strikes a married couple (Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett) on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

For full details of the Festival and the Film Programme please visit out SHIFF pages.