Big Screen Southend

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The Forum Elmer Square

Big Screen Southend is a purpose-built display screen in the heart of Southend-on-Sea designed for the presentation of artist commissions, live transmissions and short or feature films relative to the cultural context of Southend, South Essex or further afield. All screenings and public events are free to attend. Located at the centre of Elmer Square, the screen is a hundred yards from Southend Central Station. Big Screen Southend is a partnership project between Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, University of Essex, South Essex College and The Forum.

Further information

Opening Hours:

8.00am-6.00pm, 7 days a week


Free of charge

Upcoming events:

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