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TRIP to Sheffield International Documentary Festival

I am coordinating a trip to the Sheffield International Documentary Festival from the 9th to the 14th June 2017. Depending on interest I may do this as an official trip and arrange accommodation etc. or, failing that, people can make … Continue reading

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New Resource – On Craft

Simply put (from their website) It’s On Craft , "..gather high-quality material from films, graphic novels and other visual media and let you explore how other professionals crafted it." Crafts they support include Animation, Art Direction, Idea to Screen, Project … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema: Acclaimed BAFTA winning Under the Shadow, 27 April

Thursday 27 April, 2017: Under the Shadow(GB, QA, JO, Babak Anvari, 2016) 15 cert. 84 min. TBC BAFTA Award Winner 2017 – Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer! I won’t say this supernatural thriller set in Tehran … Continue reading

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Visiting Game Art speaker Jason Pickthall – 1pm Weds 3rd May 2017 EE G162

Jason Pickthall is coming in to talk to students and staff on Weds 3 May 2017 at 1pm. The venue will be Room EE G162, St Johns Campus. Jason is a concept artist and visualisation specialist with a wealth of … Continue reading

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BAFTA’s Guru Live event – 6+7 May

For the second year, BAFTA will be holding a 2 day festival called Guru Live at our headquarters in London on 6+7 May. You can find out more here, but the event will be a chance for aspiring creatives to … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema: Embrace of the Serpent 30 March 2017 7.30pm

OK, so this film is a bit of a hard sell; not because it is “difficult” or “politically provocative” but because it is a very quiet, and exceptionally beautiful, film. Those who attend will be well rewarded for the effort. … Continue reading

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I, Daniel Blake… Fri 31st 6.45 at the HIVE

The season finale is here. Join us on Friday for Ken Loach’s latest film I, Daniel Blake… Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from … Continue reading

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Cultures of Resistance + Live video chat with the Director

Friday 17th March Doors Open 6.45, Film starts 7.15 The Hive Studio, Worcester Cultures of Resistance (2010) explores how art and creativity can be ammunition in the battle for peace and justice. Does each gesture really make a difference? Can … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema – Thursday 16 March – Train to Busan

This Thursday! It’s a Korean zombie movie set on a train. Zombies! On a train!! In Korea!!! 16 March, 2017: Train to Busan/Busanhaeng(KR, Yeon Sang-ho, 2016) 15 cert. 118 min “Cult Film Thursdays” is proud to present the South Korean … Continue reading

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Pride again.

Last Friday saw Worcester’s 5th recent screening of Pride, supported by the University and Worcester trade Unions.  And once again the audience loved it. What a great film. Details The story is a true one. Striking miners are fighting to … Continue reading

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