Annual Dover Film

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The Dover Film

Message from Councillor Susan Jones, Mayor of Dover

The Dover Film

Dover has a rich culture and character that shines across the community events and the wonderful backdrop of this great town.

The Dover Film is a collection of the key events in our local community.

In the first week of March, the Annual Dover Film can be seen on the big screen at the cinema in the Dover Museum, Visitor Information Centre,

Gaol Lane,
Market Square,
CT16 1PD

Contact details:
Telephone: 07704 930892

Knights Jousting


Membership is Free. Click on membership for more details.

6 Decades of Dover History are now available

Membership is Free

Access to all the films available since 1961. (See the List of Films) list of films available Members are encouraged to make suggestions. Simple access to films by Vimeo link.

News updates.

Future films added to access.

Each year in the first week in March the lastest Dover Film can be seen at cinema in the Dover Museum.

Terry Sutton MBE Honorary Freeman of Dover

Terry was born on 26th March 1929 at 15 Buckland Avenue, Dover and was very proud Dovorian. Terry received the MBE from the Queen on 26th March 1991. He was made an Honorary Freeman of Dover in 2015. Terry wrote and narrated the script for the Ray Warner Films for the Annual Dover Film. 

A memorial service to be held in St Mary’s Church on Friday 12th April at 3pm for Terry Sutton.
Terry Sutton MBE Honorary Freeman of Dover

Sad news Terry Sutton MBE Honorary Freeman of Dover has died

The Queen in Dover 2005

Film Previews

So many different events happen in Dover each year from carnivals and regatta to sports events and civic ceremonies. See if you can
spot any familiar faces as you enjoy the history of our great town.

Interview with Julia George on BBC Radio Kent

Dover Regatta


The Dover Film Festival Society is a ‘Not for Profit’ company Limited by guarantee No 8792028 and can only continue thanks to generosity of our sponsors and members.

2016 Wellington Dock


The 2024 Annual Dover film will be shown at the cinema in the Dover Museum in March 2024. Booking Sheets for 2024 – 687 attended the 2023 Annual Dover Film

About the Town, Castle & Port

These are the 3 main areas of a place often referred to as the Key to England.
The social history and the part played by Dover has been immense.

Dover Castle photo
Dover Sea Front

Annual Dover Film Blog

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2024 Dover Film

2024 Dover Film

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2023 Dover Film

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