The Mods & Rockers Film Festival


The Mods & Rockers Film Festival was launched in 1999. Since then there have been thirteen festivals. There have also been several stand-alone premieres and reunion celebrations.

Over 300 films have been screened since the festival's inaugural year, including many premieres and lost treasures. In addition, the festival - always produced and hosted by its founder Martin Lewis - has attracted major celebrities who have appeared as special guests to discuss films with which they have been associated.

Guests who have made in-person appearances include:

Musicians, Composers & Actors

Eric Burdon • Grace Slick • Donovan • Roger Daltrey • Michelle Phillips • Micky Dolenz • Spencer Davis • Howard Kaylan (The Turtles) • Keith Emerson (ELP) • Solomon Burke • Jack Casady (Jefferson Airplane) • Andy Summers • Denny Laine • Peter Noone • Nancy Sinatra • Rod McKuen • Barry McGuire • Olivia Newton-John • Lynn Redgrave • Michael York • Judy Geeson • Eleanor Bron • Michael Des Barres • Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller • Bill Nighy • Strawberry Alarm Clock • Peter Asher • Gordon Waller (Peter & Gordon) • Lawrence Juber (Wings) • Jamie Farr • Neal Hefti • Leigh Taylor-Young • Lee Meriwether • Pat Quinn • Justin Henry • Stewart Copeland • Neil Innes • Aaron Taylor-Johnson • The Comets • The Quarrymen

Directors, Producers & Writers

Michael Lindsay-Hogg • Barbet Schroeder • Jeff Stein • Walter Shenson • Roger Corman • Russ Meyer • Jay Rach • Paul Mazursky • Joe Massot • Murray Lerner • Val Guest • Dick Clement • Ian LaFrenais • Jerzy Skolimowski • David Leaf • John Scheinfeld • Jim McBride • Allan Arkush • D.A. Pennebaker • Tony Palmer • Sam Taylor-Johnson • Andrew Loog Oldham

Here are links to the archived websites for bygone Mods & Rockers film festivals and special events:


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