Fashion in Film at the Barbican

25.11.10
Dates: 4 & 5 December | Location: Barbican, London APEngine recommends the 3rd Fashion in Film Festival: Birds of Paradise, taking place at the Barbican this December. Exploring costume as a form of cinematic spectacle, these sumptuous and rarely screened European films of the silent era comprise a captivating conclusion to the Barbican’s Autumn/Winter silent series. This programme highlights the hypnotising allure of film costume, as worn ...
The Surreal Film House & Surreal Competition

11.06.10
Un chien andalou, Luis Buñuel, 1929 Dates: 11 June – 22 July | Location: Barbican, London Complementing The Surreal House exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery, Barbican Film presents as season that explores the myriad trails of Surrealist thought by visionary filmmakers that both preceded and followed in the wake of Luis Buñuel’s 1930s classic L’âge d’or. Films being screened include the silent film comedy of Buster Keaton, ...
Animate the World 2010

14.05.10
The Paper Cinema Dates: 22-27 May | Location: Barbican, London The Barbican’s annual celebration of animated film is back with another bravura showcase of the best new animated features and shorts from around the world. With special events, a jam-packed Junior programme, a special focus on the work of influential Czech animator Karel Zeman and distinctive animation workshops for kids and adults and more, they guarantee ...
Birds Eye View Film Festival

21.02.10
Birds Eye View Film Festival 2010 Dates: 4 – 12 March | Location: BFI Southbank, ICA and Barbican Birds Eye View is back for its 6th annual Film Festival of celebrating, championing and showcasing women filmmakers. ‘Nine jam packed days, 8 inspired features, 7 penetrating documentaries, 21 visionary shorts, 22 retro movies starring iconic blondes, cutting-edge fashion and music films plus BEV’s already-famous commissions of new scores by ...
Disney by Hand at the Barbican

02.02.10
Disney by Hand at the Barbican Dates: 6th-27th February | Location: Barbican, London The Barbican is screening some of the best Disney classics over February. They are also offering a kids go free deal to any Disney by Hand screening with a booking of Disney’s latest release The Princess and The Frog. Celebrating the greatest hand-drawn animations in the history of Disney with the studio’s latest feature The ...
Competition: win tickets to see Joanna Quinn at the Barbican

15.10.09
Joanna Quinn, Dreams and Desires: Family Ties (2006) Barbican Film celebrates International Animation Day with a special focus on the work of the multi-award-winning, internationally acclaimed British animator Joanna Quinn on 28 October. Joanna’s work explores the politics of gender and the eccentricities of the human body through brilliant characterisation, superb draughtsmanship and wonderful animation technique. The screening will include Joanna’s 1987 debut film Girls Night Out, ...