About Skylight Cinema
With over five years’ experience, Skylight Cinema, who hire out the equipment you need to put on outdoor cinema screenings, have built up a reputation for value, reliability and helpfulness.
Open air and pop-up cinema has seen a massive growth in recent years and as demand and awareness amongst the public has grown, so has the number of screenings being put on across the UK.
Skylight Cinema have a wide range of clients that hire their equipment and services. These range from festivals, event organisers and businesses to charities, community groups and schools.
Skylight Cinema provide a turnkey solution for anyone that wants to put on an outdoor screening.
- This includes our massive inflatable 10m x 5m screen which is suitable for an audience of up to 1500.
- Plus a 6 kilowatt PA system, powerful 6,000 lumens projection and back up projector.
- Event support equipment including flood lights, usher torches, jackets and radios and spare chairs.
Skylight Cinema have full public liability insurance and have a 100% safety record that they have built up over the last 5 years. They also have a glowing list of testimonials and an impressive client list that you can see on this website.
There has never been a better time to organise an outdoor cinema screening in your area. With increasing awareness and demand on the up, events can be very profitable, whether it is a commercial event or raising money for charity, a community group or school PTA.
The best events match the film to the venue to make it a unique cinematic experience.
Examples in recent years include:
- The Poseidon Adventure screened on a ferry
- Blair Witch screened in the woods
- Monty Python shown at a castle
- Big Wednesday shown on a cliff top
- Top Gun in a hanger
We also offer a free advice service to those that book with us. With five years’ experience we can help you organise your event and make sure it is a success. This includes helping choose the right film, arranging the film licence, managing the event, marketing and health and safety. We even provide a free event organiser checklist and management guide which includes risk assessment templates.
Like some FREE advice?
We’ve written an E-BOOK that you can download as a PDF for FREE.
It contains everything you need to know about putting on an Outdoor Cinema Event in the UK.
What our Client’s say…
“Skylight put on a screening of Monty Python at Pendennis Castle. We found them professional and nothing was too much trouble.’’ Manager, Pendennis Castle, English Heritage
“Skylight Cinema have provided the equipment for a number of screenings on National Trust property. We have always found them professional and helpful.’’Rachel, National Trust
‘’Their inflatable screen was a big hit. Will definitely use again in the future. Happy to recommend.’’Ryan, Fal River Festival
“Having the Skylight cinema in the elegant setting of the Tremough House grounds, was a truly magical experience for our students. The professionalism on the team was fantastic and the quality of the equipment and sound, really made the film come to life. A night enjoyed by everyone under the stars, and highly recommended by FXU!”Kristy Wallace, Falmouth & Exeter Students’ Union (FXU)