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Filmbankmedia's Virtual Screening Room (VSR) is a service that allows the streaming of films to anywhere in the UK and allows film societies, community cinemas and other venues to replicate the experience of scheduled film screenings virtually. Our chat functionality allows you and your attendees to discuss the films you've just watched - even when you can't all be together in the same room.

We're pleased to offer some of the most acclaimed and important independent cinema around, All of our titles have been carefully curated to showcase some of the most acclaimed and important independent cinema around. From essential world cinema like Kermode favourite Under The Shadow and Almodovar classic All About My Mother, to brand new titles; The Drifters, Undergods, Song Without A NameFalling and Miss Juneteeth. This May we're celebrating blackness on screen, with our selection of film titles for your programming needs.

You can check out the complete catalogue of film titles that are available to book for viewing in our Virtual Screening Room here

For existing customers, please follow the steps below to apply for a VSR screening.

For new customers, you will need to set up an STSL account with us before you proceed.


Follow our step-by-step guide to book your screening - 


  • First things first, take a look at the curated catalogue of carefully selected titles available to view in our Virtual Screening Room. These have been specifically selected for the service to showcase some of the best in global independent cinema.



  • A dedicated member of the team will review your screening application form carefully and contact you if we need more information.
  • Once approved, we will confirm your approval status and licence fee via email. You may commence advertising and ticket sales once you have received this.
  • You will receive details of the URL for your unique screening room, complete with admission details 3 working days before your screening date. 
  • Please refer to our VSR User Guide before hosting your screening.


When it comes to costs for the Virtual Screening Room service, there will be no change to Filmbankmedia’s standard indoor licence fees. You can find out more about our pricing here. There is a small additional streaming fee. For more information, please check our FAQs. For VSR corporate screenings please click here.