If you missed the walking tour of Birmingham film locations during the Flatpack and Still Walking festivals then it’s being re-run (in conjunction with Film Birmingham this time) on Saturday 16 June. Includes bonus extra indoor location. Grab a ticket here.
100m is a film project from Talking Birds: At the time of writing, the world record for the 100 metres is 9.58 seconds and is held by the Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. In March 2012 we will be screening 8 very short films at the Fierce Festival in Birmingham, where each film will be 9.58 … [Read more…]
A couple of nice vids from Craig Bush. First up, here’s one from the launch of Papergirl Birmingham. Antonio Roberts has blogged about how the distribution ride went. And this one’s from the 48 Sheet screenprinting workshop with Jim O’Raw.
As part of Yto Barrada’s exhibition at Ikon and in collaboration with Birmingham’s independent Flatpack Festival, Slow Boat opens as a cinematheque for three weekends during May and June. Full listings are coming soon but keep on eye on the Ikon website for info.
To Be Home: Stirchley is: A short film produced as part of the on-going series To Be Home exploring the varied districts and communities of Birmingham, UK. This film looks at Stirchley, and invites participants to reflect upon how they make sense of the place they live in in terms of its past, present and … [Read more…]
Mark Wilson has mapped the locations around Birmingham used for filming the final episode of Hustle.
BYOB Birmingham is a one-night exhibition where artists are invited to bring their own digital projectors (the beamer of the title) and explore the medium of projection by creating a collaborative happening of moving light, sound and performance. Antonio Roberts and Pete Ashton are organising things and it’ll be presented by VIVID as part of the Flatpack Festival on Friday 16 March 2012. If you’d like to … [Read more…]
Valentine’s Date: Lady Mail Man was written and directed by Dice Productions and filmed by 144. Second Home Studios provided some lights and that cafe is 6/8 Kafe.