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:

  • Jaws
  • Titanic
  • 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

Give us a call on +44 (0) 1726 890851

Call Skylight Cinema today and see how we can help you make a success of your event.

So why not put on an outdoor screening in your area?

Request a FREE quote today by clicking the button below.


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

“Skylight Cinema provided a great service for our Refugee Week event. We wanted to screen films on the beach to raise awareness of refugees and the asylum process, and Ryan was helpful from beginning to end.” Screening on Gylly Beach June 2014Aisling, British Red Cross

‘’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)

“We have used Skylight Cinema for five years for our Film on the Ferry event. They always provide a great service and are really helpful with all the Health and Safety we have to conform to. More than happy to recommend.”Tim, King Harry Ferry