E.T: 40th Anniversary at Arnos Vale Cemetery

DOORS: 19:30 | FILM STARTS 19:50

BFF are back for one more night in 2022 at Arnos Vale this December! Join after dark in Bristol’s very own necropolis – get a drink from the pop-up bar then make your way through the graveyard to the beautiful Anglican Chapel to take your seat for the show.

BFF are continuing the evening with a screening of an enduring classic from the master of the blockbuster, Steven Spielberg. Celebrate 40 years of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial with us in the lead-up to Christmas!

ABOUT THE FILM 1982 | U | 114 mins

When an alien is stranded on planet Earth, ten-year-old Elliott provides refuge. As he queries the origins of this remarkable creature, an emotional bond is formed - but can when the authorities launch a massive hunt, can Elliott keep his unearthly friend safe?

Age restrictions: 0+

Adult £15.50
Child (Under 16) £9.50
Concession (Student | Over 65 | NHS | Armed Forces | Emergency Services) £12.50
1x Ticket & Two Belly Deli Box ( Contains cheese (250g), crackers and chutney. ) £30.50

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How to get there


  • Baby changing
  • Child friendly (0-16)
  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible

On the day

No parking at Arnos Vale Cemetery unless disabled access is required. Nearby street parking is available.

Bus services 1, X39, 57, 178 and 349 stop outside the Bath Road gates.

Bike racks can be found by the East Lodge and by the café in the Spielman Centre.

Please contact Bristol Film Festival for further information about accessibility at this venue.

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

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