Things you learn from creating your own community film space
This week’s selection captures versatility amongst the many events Screening Film is advertising. From tongue-in-cheek family animation to tongue-in-cheek French melodrama, this week there is an abundance of variety on offer. Hopefully these select few demonstrate just how much power cinema can have; whether it be through story, cinematography, editing or performance.
Moving house always feels odd. What makes a house a Home? A final farewell and a playlist to celebrate the move.
This week’s picks are by roller girl, film blogger and editor of Lead Jammer mag, Moxie McMurder. Though mad, bad & dangerous to know, she’s clearly someone with a taste for the classics and the unusual. Brasil Wednesday 17th of December QUAD, Market Square, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3AS Directed by Terry Gilliam, Brazil […]
Scalarama festival kicks off on Monday 1st September, for 30 days of uk wide film screenings – now in it’s third year and even bigger than ever before. It’s stated aim – to FILL THE LAND WITH CINEMAS – sounds utopian (perhaps even naive?) at first, and yet, looking at the map of screenings taking […]
I spotted a couple of really interesting articles last week, each reflecting on the way audiences experience cinemas spaces. Mark Cousins’ piece in The Guardian (‘Middle-class rules deaden too many arts venues. Let’s fill them with life and noise‘) makes the argument that many great spaces for film are unwelcoming to working class audiences. Meanwhile, […]