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Stroud Film Festival: Cold Water Swimming


Why are more and more people swimming in cold water, and enjoying it? Why would anyone want to plunge into a freezing lake in the middle of winter? Some amazing films explore the mind-set of cold water swimmers, as well as the beauty and simplicity of jumping into an outdoor stretch of water. An evening of fascinating films including the award winning ‘Afterglow’ and ‘Johanna: Ice Swimmer’. Hear too from passionate cold water swimmers about why they do it and find out more about why so many people are keen to make more use of Stroud’s very own Lido…

7:30pm | £6/£5 concessions (students and unwaged) Tickets available soon via

Earlier Event: March 3
UNCLE FRANK and the Allergies
Later Event: March 9
Guy Pratt Inglourious BASSterd