Tue 20 Nov

FilmInto Film: The BFG

Free film screenings for schools!

This animated adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl story tells of a lonely young girl and her unlikely friendship with the Big Friendly Giant (the BFG). Early one morning, Sophie catches a glimpse of the BFG in the street outside her orphanage. Afriad she will tell everyone about his existence, the BFG whisks Sophie off to giant country and introduces her to snozzcumbers, frobscottle and the terrfying giants that live nearby. Together, the pair embark on a quest to quash the mean-spirited giants, enlisting the help of the army along the way - and even The Queen. Suitable for Primary School age children. Duration 87 minutes.

Booking details

The screening is free of charge but MUST be booked in advance with the Into Film Festival direct. Their booking system opens on Wednesday 5 September and seats are allocated on a first come first serve basis. We will post a link once we have it!

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Event Details

Tue 20 Nov
10:00 to 11:30



  • The Portaferry Hotel
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Deli-licious
  • The Cuan
  • The Slip Inn
  • Portaferry Sailing Club

How to get here

Portico is easy to find in Portaferry. You can also get detailed driving directions or check out the ferry timetable for crossing from Strangford.