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Excluded Films & Titles In Moratorium

From time to time it may be necessary for Filmbankmedia to withdraw certain films for screenings. These can be on a permanent exclusion basis or temporarily (In Moratorium).

Please review the sections below (separated by licence) and ensure the films you wish to screen are not on any of these lists (updated 11th September 2017). This Excluded Films and Titles In Moratorium list is accurate to the best of Filmbankmedia's knowledge as at the date stated above and may be updated from time to time.

 For more information, please contact us at or call us on 00 44 207 984 5957.

Titles Temporarily In Moratorium

The following titles are temporarily excluded for screening under the Public Video Screening Licence (PVSL) and Single Title Screening Licence (STSL):


  • Annie Hall
  • Bad Neighbours
  • Batman Begins
  • Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice 
  • Batman: The Killing Joke
  • Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders 
  • The Bride of Frankenstein
  • The Creature From the Black Lagoon
  • Dracula
  • Despicable Me 1 
  • Despicable Me 2 
  • The Damned
  • Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Fifty Shades Darker
  • Frankenstein
  • Freaks
  • Grease - On hold from 30.09.2017
  • Grease Singalong - On hold from 30.09.2017
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas - On hold from 27.10.2017 - 01.03.2019
  • The Invisible Man
  • Jurassic Park 
  • Jurassic Park: The Lost World
  • Madagascar: Island of Lemurs
  • Mamma Mia 
  • The Man With All The Balloons 
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth
  • Minions
  • Phantom of the Opera (1962)
  • Pitch Perfect 1 - On hold from 20.10.2017
  • Pitch Perfect 2 - On hold from 20.10.2017
  • Scarface (1932)
  • Scarface (1984)
  • Scarface: The Rebirth
  • Snow White and the Huntsman
  • Suicide Squad
  • Terminator 2
  • Unforgiven
  • The Wolf Man
  • Young Frankenstein

Permissions Required 

The following titles are excluded under the Public Video Screening Licence (PVSL) only. However, a request must be submitted for screenings under the Single Title Screening Licence (STSL).

Please complete the screening enquiries form here.

  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - please contact Filmbankmedia for further information on how to apply for this title.

Kubrick Titles

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • Fear and Desire
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Lolita
  • The Shining

Spielberg Titles

  • The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn
  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
  • Munich
  • War of the Worlds
  • The Terminal
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Amistad
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park   
  • Schindler's List
  • Jurassic Park   
  • Always
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • 1941
  • Jaws
  • The Sugarland Express 

Participating Studios and Distributors

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Industry Relationships

Over the past 30 years, Filmbankmedia has cultivated a number of relationships with key organisations within a number of industries, including education, film societies and hospitality.

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