The STARBURST MEDIA CITY FESTIVAL is a celebration of genre movies; offering the best of cult, independent, horror, sci-fi, and fantasy - both classic revivals and new releases.This year, the STARBURST MEDIA CITY FESTIVAL is a FREE event that is taking place on Friday, March 16th and Saturday, March 17th, 2018 at The Landing, Media City (http://www.thelanding.org.uk/). The venue is at the prestigious Salford hub - home of the BBC and ITV as well as many other independent studios. It is not far from the heart of the city centre and within easy access to all major transport links.We have a great line-up of new independent features and shorts, with many of the filmmakers in attendance. We will also have special guests Andrew Lee Potts (Primeval) and Jörg Buttgereit (Nekromantik), who will be talking about their work. Please bear in mind that some screenings will be busy and have limited seating. If there's a particular film you'd like to see, please make sure you are at the right room early enough. Find out about the film line-up at www.starburstfilmfest.co.uk.Please note: due to the nature of some of the films being screened, ID checks may be required for 18-rated films. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. The event may not be suitable for small children. The venue is licensed to sell alcohol. Food or drink purchased off the premises may not be brought inside. We reserve the right to refuse entry.We reserve the right to alter, change, and add to the line-up at any time. Any guests appearing are subject to their work commitments.