Victor Alimpiev at Regina Gallery

14.03.11
A still image from film 'Weak Rot Front' by Victor Alimpiev Regina Gallery will next month be the host to the first solo exhibition of Russian video artist Victor Alimpiev. The exhibition entitled Several, juxtaposes Alimpiev’s practice as a multifaceted artist – painter, choreographer, filmmaker – exploring the artist’s poetic visual language and his interest in interhuman relationships. Alimpiev’s video works are reminiscent of twentieth century avant-garde theatre with its expressive gestures and diluted language. Thoroughly choreographed but ...
Courtisane Festival 2011

27.02.11
Gerhard-Jan Claes & Olivia Rochette The Courtisane Festival is this year preparing to celebrate it’s tenth anniversary in style. Courtisane, in search for relevant and alternative cinematographic forms and experiences brings once again this year a number of surprises. Resistant and poignant, experimental and reflexive, complex and sensual : the selection of works in the programme represent a kaleidoscopic mosaic of styles, media, gestures, languages and emotions; ...
Kiron Hussain

21.01.11
Slick Horsing, Kiron Hussain We caught up with Kiron Hussain – winner of the Animate Projects Award for Best Experimental Film at this year’s London Short Film Festival – seeking enlightenment on the inspiration behind Slick Horsing… You’re currently studying Fine Art at Newcastle – how would you describe your art practice? Have you made any other films during your time there or going by your artreview ...
8th London Short Film Festival

27.12.10
London Short Film Festival Dates: 7-16 January | Location: various London cinemas and venues The London Short Film Festival is back for it’s eighth year with yet another jam packed programme. We recommend that you check out a few choice highlights at the very least in this short film fiesta: Clio Barnard: Before the Arbor – a selection of short plus Q&A with the Director; Shorts a ...
Sheffield Doc/Fest: call for submissions

09.12.10
Sheffield Doc/Fest is looking for film submissions for next year’s festival, which will take place in 2011 from 8 to 12 June. Sheffield Doc/Fest is the UK’s premiere documentary film event. It is the place to see world and UK premieres of the best creative documentaries from the cinema, television and online arenas, and to hear from and meet filmmakers at Q&A sessions. Highlights of the ...
Martha Jurksaitis

17.11.10
Red Shift, Gunvor Nelson We spoke to Martha Jurksaitis, Deputy Programme Manager of the Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) and founder of independent experimental film organisation, Cherry Kino. The Cherry Kino programme at LIFF continues this week with a selection of wonderful shorts, including Sarah Turner’s Perestroika on Friday 19th, Guvnor Nelson’s Red Shift on Saturday 20th and a Warren Sonbert retrospective on Sunday 21st. How did Cherry Kino come about? Back in 2007, inspired ...
EIFF 2011 call for submissions

13.11.10
Submissions for the 65th Edinburgh International Film Festival are now open. You can submit online here, by post (download the postal submission form on the site) or else via the submission platform Withoutabox. The submission deadlines are: Earlybird Rate – Monday 13 December 2010, Regular Rate – Monday 31 January 2011, Late Rate – Monday 14 February 2011. All deadlines are postal deadlines, therefore your film has to have been posted to ...