A biannual festival celebrating how Bristol born Archie Leach changed his name and his fortunes to become internationally famous film star Cary Grant, yet never forgot his Bristol roots. We’ve got big plans for the next festival in 2018, and exciting fringe events lined up for 2017. Please support us by buying our Official Festival Merchandise, or donate using the button below.
Wednesday 18 January 2017
As a special celebration of Archie Leach’s birth on 18 Jan 1904, we’re screening the classic “battle of the sexes” comedy, The Philadelphia Story, starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart in Bristol’s finest heritage movie theatre, the newly refurbished Everyman.
Tuesday 14 February 2017
Cary Grant and Ingrid Bergman star in this glittering romantic comedy, screened in the very special Chapter House at Bristol Cathedral on Valentine’s day. Screening comes with wrap around treats, hot chocolate and popcorn. What better way to spend Valentine’s day?
Snap up some of our Official Cary Grant Festival merchandise for the Cary Grant fan in your life – and help make the festival sustainable. Make great Valentine’s presents! All profits go towards the festival – we’ve got big plans for the next festival and we need your support…