Meet Jim Haynes in the film of an extraordinary journey that, in summer 2016,
will take this unusual 83-year-old man to the cities of Paris, London and Edinburgh.
Because 'Meeting Jim' is meeting people.

MEET JIM HAYNES

Watch “Meeting Jim” NOW!

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“Meeting Jim” is currently available on DVD and VOD platforms in a number of countries and will soon be available for a worldwide audience.

 

Watch “Meeting Jim” now from home:


U.S.A.

The film will be available at the virtual edition of the 16th Cinema On The Bayou (Louisiana) from 20th to 27th of January 2021. Book your tickets HERE.

 

UK, FRANCE, SPAIN, GERMANY, ITALY

“Meeting Jim” is now available on DVD on AMAZON.
Click on any of the links below to get your copy.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: In some of these the film might appear temporarily unavailable. We recommend checking again in a few weeks. We apologize for the incovenience.

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Buy “Meeting Jim” on Amazon UK
Buy “Meeting Jim” on Amazon France
Buy “Meeting Jim” on Amazon España
Buy “Meeting Jim” on Amazon Germany
Buy “Meeting Jim” on Amazon Italia

You can also purchase the DVD at Zweitausendeins online shop:

Buy “Meeting Jim” German Zweitausendeins edition. Also available on Amazon.de
Buy “Meeting Jim” English jewel case edition.

 

TURKEY

“Meeting Jim” is now available on BLUTV. Click HERE to watch it.

 

 

Past & Upcoming Screenings

World Premiere
~ 23 June 2018 | Edinburgh International Film Festival 2018 ~
* NOMINATED FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY *

Other screenings:

 ~ 2018, Central Scotland Documentary Film Festival ~

~ 2018, SEMINCI Valladolid International Film Festival ~
* NOMINATED FOR DOC ESPAÑA *

~ 2018, HOF International Film Festival ~

~ 2019, Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, Agora Doc Market Video Library ~

~ 2019, March – University of Kent, Paris – Special Screening At Reid Hall ~

~ 2019, April – Switzerland, Vision du Reel, Media Library ~

~ 2019, May – Prague Fringe, Special Screening ~

~ 2019, May – Poland, Krakow Film Festival, Media Library ~

~ 2019, June – UK, Sheffield Documentary Festival, Media Library ~

~ 2019, June – USA, Covellite Film Festival – Official Selection ~

~ 2019, June – Estonia, Parnu Film Festival ~
* NOMINATED FOR  ‘PORTRAITS OF GREAT ARTISTS’ *

~ 2019, July – Ukraine, Odessa Film Festival ~
Official Selection, ‘European Documentary Competition’

~ 2019, August – Scotland, Edinburgh Fringe Festival ~

~ 2019, August – UK, BBC Scotland ~
Broadcasted prime time on BBC Scotland and
on BBC iplayer for the rest of the UK

~ 2019, October – Turkey, Istanbul Fringe ~

~ 2019, October – Turkey, Ayvalik Film Festival ~

~ 2019, November – Spain, Almeria International Film Festival ~

~2019, November – USA, Boston Turkish Festival Documentary & Short Film Competition~
** BEST DOCUMENTARY AWARD **

~ 2019, December – Turkey, Istanbul Das Das – Special Screening ~

~ 2019, December – Turkey, Istanbul Baska Cinema – Special Screening ~

~ 2019, December – Turkey, Istanbul Kolektif House – Special Screening ~

~ 2019, December – Turkey, Istanbul Soho House – Special Screening ~

~ 2019 – Turkey, Gumusluk International Music Festival – Closing Film ~

~ 2020, August – UK, BBC Scotland ~
Broadcasted prime time on BBC Scotland and
on BBC iplayer for the rest of the UK

~ 2021 – USA, 16th Cinema on the Bayou Louisiana Reel Festival ~

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“Some people say that when they are happy they sing and dance.
But I say: when I sing and dance, I am happy!”

People call him the inventor of the social network, the real-life version of Facebook; his world famous open Sunday dinners in Paris are a must for ‘off the beaten track’ lovers and his life story is the real proof that a life based on the good side of humankind is actually possible. Meet Jim Haynes in the film of an extraordinary journey that, in summer 2016, will take this unusual 83-year-old man to the cities of Paris, London and Edinburgh. Because Meeting Jim is meeting people.