26th Sept - 1st Oct 2016

Chagford, Dartmoor, Devon

Las vegas comes to Chagford

"The best small film festival in the world"

Gareth Ellis-Unwin

Academy Award winner and producer of The King's Speech


Now in its sixth year, the unique and quirky Chagford Film Festival continues to go from strength to strength, with an amazing line-up of eclectic films, quirky events, workshops and special guests.


The festival runs from 26th September to 1st October 2016. Events take place throughout the daytime and evening, with an opening night gala on the first evening and a day of events and films on the last day.


Chagford is a lively and creative community in the heart of the stunning Dartmoor National Park in Devon, SW England, with loads of great pubs, cafes, restaurants and accommodation. Films and events take place in various venues in and around the village.


Tickets will be on sale via our website, ticket line and in person. Make sure you don’t miss out – sign up to our email newsletter at the top of this page and we’ll update you regularly with all the latest news and availability.

Latest news

Emerging Talent young filmmakers competition

April 17th, 2016

Calling all young filmmakers!

The launch of the Emerging Talent young filmmakers’ showcase. If you are in year 5 or 6 of primary school, or at secondary school up to Year 13*, you could soon be attending your very own movie premiere…


March 20th, 2016

Announcing the 2016 Chagford Film Festival!

We are excited to officially announce the 2016 Chagford Film Festival! Here are the dates for your diary: Monday 26th September to Saturday 1st October.


October 2nd, 2015

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September 7th, 2015

Learn Bhangra in Chagford

Calling all wannabe Bhangra dancers! Come and learn Bhangra here in Chagford and be part of the ‘India comes to Chagford’ procession on the Saturday evening.