Hire Us

Hire Us


With its unique 1930’s picture palace interior, the Rio is an amazing venue to host your event in the heart of buzzing Hackney. Whether it be film, music or as filming location the Rio team will be happy to help.


The Rio is also available for filming, and welcomes kids birthday parties.



The Cinema features:



   400 seat capacity

   Large stage (27 by 11 feet)

   State of the art digital projection facilities

   35 mm projection

   Dolby sound

   Fully licensed bar/cafe



   Prices



   Weekdays before 5pm £250 per hour + vat


   Weekends before 5pm £300 per hour + vat


   Prices outside these times on request.


   Discounts available for charities.



   Private screenings also available at 11.30pm on Friday and Saturday nights: a film of your choice and up to 400 guests for an all inclusive £500 + vat.



   Additional Extras if required:


   Technician/projectionist £50 + vat


   3 Phase Power £60 + vat



   For more information, or to check availability, please fill out our contact form.