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, ...
Essential Experiments at the BFI

02.05.10
Man with a Movie Camera, Dziga Vertov, image courtesy of the BFI Dates: 13 & 27 May | Location: BFI Southbank, London The BFI has launched a new monthly film strand, in association with Kingston University, showcasing classics and contemporary works essential to understanding the development of film as an art form. In April they kicked off the strand with a The Cabinet of Dr Caligari and ...