Since 2009, classic films with live orchestral accompaniment have been screened in the spectacular Royal Albert Hall. Each year we welcome orchestras to perform best-loved movie soundtracks, from The Lord of the Rings and Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark, to E.T., in our Films with Live Orchestra series.

From arranging (and sometimes recreating) the score to setting up the screen, getting a film ready is no easy task. We went behind the scenes at the Royal Albert Hall to find out how it’s done: