A film by Gareth Jones

"Desire is the risk we take to discover what's real..."

News & Screenings


DESIRE will be available on DVD Spring 2012, following its successful 2011 theatrical release at selected cinemas across the UK. Release date and details to be confirmed shortly.

UK Theatrical Dates

Apollo Piccadilly
4/5/6/7/8/9/10 March.

Watermans Arts Centre, Brentford
7/ 8 (plus Q&A) /9 March.

Chapter Cinema, Cardiff
10 March, 20.30 Cinema 1 (Plus Q&A) (10th Wales One World Festival)

Aberystwyth Arts Centre
11 March, 20.15 (Plus Q&A) (10th Wales One World Festival)

Aberystwyth Arts Centre
18 March, 18.00
21 March, 20.15

Arts Picturehouse Cambridge
25/26/27/28/29/30/31 March - various times.

Courtyard Hereford
8 April, 14.00 - Film Nation/Borderlines Film Festival Director's Masterclass with Gareth Jones
8 April, 18.00 - Screening plus Q&A (Borderlines Film Festival)

Macrobert, Stirling
10 April, 17.15 (plus Q&A)

Glasgow Film Theatre
11 April, 18.00 (plus Q&A)

Exeter Phoenix
13 April, 19.30

Hull Screen
14 April, 20.00 (plus Q&A)

Roxy Bar and Screen
24 April (plus Q&A)

Picture House, Uckfield
3 May, 18.00, 20.00

Theatr Clwyd
7 June, 20.00 (plus Q&A)

Galeri Caernarfon
31 Aug, 19.30 (plus Q&A)

Scala Prestatyn
1 September (plus Q&A)

In Competition

CCiiFF, Culture and Cultures IFF, France, October 2nd, 2010

Official Selection

Panafrican Film Festival, April 24th, Cannes, 2010

Preview Screening

Cinéphilia West, London W11, April 14th, 2010

Preview Screening

Paris, Goethe Institut, March 11th, 2010

Official Selection

FEST Belgrade, February 23/24th, 2010

Screening by Invitation

Berlin, DFFB, February 19th, 2010

Screening by Invitation

Rotterdam, Goethe Institut, February 3rd 2010

French Première, Amiens International Film Festival, November 15th 2009

The French Première took place at the 29th Amiens International Film Festival, Orson Welles Cinema, Amiens, 15th November at 9.30pm.
Amiens International Film Festival

In Competition - London Première, Raindance Film Festival, October 8th 2009

London Première took place at Raindance Film Festival in October at Apollo Cinema Piccadilly Circus, October 8th at 7pm.
DESIRE was nominated for Best UK Feature.
Raindance Film Festival

UK Première, Cambridge Film Festival, September 18th and 19th 2009

UK Première took place at Cambridge Film Festival, with the opening Friday night slot at Screen 1, Cambridge Arts Picturehouse, 8pm on Sept 18th, followed by Saturday 19th, Screen 2 at 1400.
Cambridge Film Festival

World Première, Sarajevo Film Festival, August 20th 2009

World Première - Official Selection Sarajevo Film Festival, Special Screening 12 noon Aug 20th at Obala Meeting Point Cinema, Sarajevo.
Sarajevo Film Festival