Welcome to the 1st Annual Montrose LandxSea Film Fest!


And that's a wrap!

Our maiden voyage for the inaugural Montrose LandxSea Film Fest, 15-17 September, was nothing short of spectacular. We're still buzzing from a weekend of packed houses, compelling films that sparked deep emotions, and the buzz of conversation echoing long after the credits rolled. A huge thank you to everyone who came and took part in the events. We're already counting down to our next adventure together.


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Watch Again: revisit your fest favourites

If you loved the 2023 LandxSea Film Fest or missed out, here's your chance to watch many of these incredible films again. From eco-warriors to undersea wonders, dive in!

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Audience at Closing Night

1st Montrose LandxSea Film Fest

15 - 17 September, 2023

The Montrose Playhouse 
Cinema & Arts Venue
Montrose, Scotland

Join us on the maiden voyage of LandxSea, a weekend full of inspiring films and thought-provoking conversations designed to spark a deeper connection with our planet. Over the course of three days, we are proud to present a rich selection of 20 new films with guest speakers, discussions, and special events that explore our intricate relationship with land and sea.

Stay tuned, as we continue to add more events and activities. We can't wait to see you at the Montrose Playhouse for this unique celebration of our living planet. Get ready to connect, explore, and be inspired!


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Festival Programme Guide

Immerse yourself in our 2023 Festival programme! Discover intriguing films, engaging discussions, and must-see special events lined up for you this 15-17 September.

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More Than Movies

Beyond the cinema screen, enjoy our lively Eco Fair, a refreshing beach dook, kids' craft activities, and more! It's fun for all ages.

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How to Fest

Everything made easy for you! Here's your complete guide to tickets, venues, travel, accessibility, and more.

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Sponsors & Partners

A heartfelt thank you to our generous sponsors, partners, and community allies who make this festival possible.

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In The News

Read all about it! Here's what the papers are saying about LandxSea.

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Photo credits: Patrick and the Whale; The Ice Mile; Montrose Playhouse.

Latest News & Events

A Journey from Public Baths to Premiere Screenings!

Meet our remarkable host venue, The Montrose Playhouse. Built in 1964 as the town's public swimming baths, this iconic building lay dormant after its closure in 2010.

Graham Fellows Live at LandxSea! Discover What's New in Our Lineup.

Festival starts next week! Can you believe it? In just 11 Days, the curtains will rise for our grand Opening Night on 15th September at the Montrose Playhouse.

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