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Burghley Film Festival

Where to find fantastic beasts and the Rebel Alliance this summer... at England's greatest Elizabethan house

Mythical beasts and Star Wars battles are among the cinematic treats this summer with the return of the giant screen to Lincolnshire's Burghley House, which once again becomes the spectacular backdrop for an outdoor cinema of offering magical movue moments under the stars.

One of the UK's top outdoor cinemasis back 26-30 July for five days and nights of movie magic, with this year's blockbuster movies including open air screenings of 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them' as well as 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.' 

But for thos preferring a little more romance there are plenty of excuses to snuggle up and enjoy everything from evening screenings of Holywood's musical masterpiece 'La La Land' to poular meodern classics 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' and 'Bridget Jones's Baby'

For families and youngsters daytime screenings feature Disney favourites 'The Jungle Book' and 'Alice in Wonderland' to recent hits 'Finding Dory', 'Moana' and 'The Secret Life of Pets'.

With a giant screen designed to be seen in daylight as well ass evening, this independent film festival proves a popular hit with locals and visitors alike each summer- with the Big Screen overlookingg the normally private South Gardens, which sweep down to the Capability Brown Lake and parkland beyond.

Among the returning Big Screen favourites are the 'Best of British' BBQ, film themed drinks... plus the chance to hire Burghley deckchairs, avoiding the need to carry your own chairs. 

Early bird tickets for the Film Festival are available until 25th July 2017 at £13 adults and £8 children. During the Festival itself, tickets will cost £15 and £9. Parking is free.

Daytime tickets give access to both screening during the day and evening tickets give access to both evening screenings.

For a full list of all the movies, prices and to book online tickets, visit www. or telephone 01780 752451

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