QFT Player

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There's no need to subscribe to enjoy QFT Player. QFT presents films for you to watch at home. Shorts, features, documentaries, contemporary musical theatre, literary events - some will appear here for a limited time, some will stick around for a while.

Check out our Free Collection and browse the great films available to rent. If you'd like to find out more there's a blog here that reveals all: https://queensfilmtheatre.com/blog/QFT-Player-101

  • Ceasefire Generation

    6 videos

    What is it like to grow up in post-conflict Northern Ireland? What are the issues facing the so-called Ceasefire Generation?

    In early 2020, we sat down with ten young people to talk to them about life in Northern Ireland. From these interviews, we’ve created a 6-part docuseries offering a portra...

  • Free Collection

    44 videos

    Free films for you to watch at home. Shorts, features, documentaries, director Q&As, contemporary musical theatre, literary events - some will appear here for a limited time, some will stick around for a while.

  • Seamus Heaney Centre Collection

    13 videos

    The Seamus Heaney Centre at Queen's have produced some short films to replace the readings, launches, and conversations that would have formed part of their live literary events programme. Together with colleagues at QFT, they have brought new writing by students, staff, Fellows and friends to in...

  • John T. Davis Collection

    9 videos

    John T. Davis is internationally recognised as Northern Ireland’s most distinctive documentary filmmaker and cinematographer. QFT hosted a full retrospective of John's work back in 2017. We are delighted to be able to host a selection of John's classic films on QFT Player.

  • Glenn Marshall: Neuralism

    4 videos

    Neuralism is a collection of short animations by Belfast-based computer artist Glenn Marshall. The animations have been created using artificial intelligence and innovative machine learning techniques, as Glenn explains:

    "As a computer artist for the last 20 years, I’ve been fascinated by gettin...

  • QFT Player

    There's no need to subscribe to enjoy QFT Player. QFT presents films for you to watch at home. Shorts, features, documentaries, contemporary musical theatre, literary events - some will appear here for a limited time, some will stick around for a while.

    Check out our Free Collection and browse t...

  • Black Bear

    1 video

    In search of solace at a remote lake house, a filmmaker pursues a new work of art through a calculated game of desire and jealousy in a provocative, mind-bending drama starring Aubrey Plaza.

    Filmmaker Allison (Plaza) arrives as a house guest at the home of troubled couple Gabe and Blair (Christo...

  • Henry Glassie: Field Work

    2 videos

    Henry Glassie: Field Work from director Pat Collins is a portrait of the celebrated folklorist and ethnologist Henry Glassie.

    Inspired by and featuring Glassie, Field Work is an immersive and meditative film set among the rituals and rhythms of working artists in Brazil, Turkey, North Carolina a...