The Balmain Library hosts three film groups each month.
The Evening Film Group meets upstairs in the Balmain Town Hall and screens movies based on well known books. On the last Friday afternoon of each month the Film Noir Group meets in the Library Meeting Room to watch a classic movie from the Film Noir genre followed by a cup of tea or coffee and a discussion of the film. The Daytime Docos are independent films screened in the Library Meeting Room on the first Thursday of the month.
Leichhardt Library hosts two film groups each month.
The Matinee Film group will meet in the Leichhardt Library Meeting Room on the second Tuesday of each month. For each three month period a theme is selected for the films that will be shown during that theme. The Leichhardt Library International Film Group will meet monthly in the Leichhardt Library Meeting Room, with films being shown in a different language.