An exciting programme of archive film screening events bringing our coastal heritage to life are currently in development across the UK for 2017. With screenings on the beach, the prom, the ferry and the rocks and some more imaginative backdrops of ship sails and water tanks, watch this space to find out more information on events happening near you this summer.

Take a look at some of the highlights from 2016 and the Britain on Film RURAL season below

Britain on Film – Our Lives. Our Stories | BFI

All images supplied by the regional film archives, see partners page for details.