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Shorts on Tap: SERIAL THRILLA - A Killer Selection of Short Films (September 5)
Sep
5
7:00 PM19:00

Shorts on Tap: SERIAL THRILLA - A Killer Selection of Short Films (September 5)

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Sep 05 2018 19:00 - 23:00

93 Feet East, Brick Lane 150, E1 6QL London


 

Shorts On Tap presents: SERIAL THRILLA - A Killer Selection of Short Films on Wednesday, September 5th at 93 Feet East, Brick Lane, London E1 6QL from 7pm.

Shorts On Tap is back this September with a killer selection of shorts!
Time to unleash a programme of gripping, chilling, dark short films for our thriller-thirsty audience.
Clues, investigations, crime scenes for a nerve-wrecking night of the very best thriller production available in short format.
A journey across crime scenes, blood stains, psychopaths and other cheerful stuff.

Featuring short film screenings, Q&As with the filmmakers & live ACT ONE performances.

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Shorts on Tap: Women in Revolt Shorts Night at  93 Feet East (Wednesday, 20 June)
Jun
20
6:30 PM18:30

Shorts on Tap: Women in Revolt Shorts Night at  93 Feet East (Wednesday, 20 June)

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93 Feet East| Wednesday 20 June|7pm

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Shorts On Tap's award-winning series Women in Revolt is back with a brand new season focusing on works directed by Women. 8 shorts from all over the world, spanning across drama, animation & documentary, followed by Q&As with the directors. 

FILM PROGRAMME

  • CRUSH (15:00") UK, 2018 by Rebecca Gosnell
  • BREATHE (14:45") UK, 2018 by Louise Marie Cook
  • BLACKOUT (09:07") UK, 2017 by Serena Chloe Gardner
  • WE DID NOT FALL FROM THE SKY (26:00") India/UK, 2017 by Tabs Breese & Georgia Oakley
  • SPARTA NORTH (14:31") Canada, 2017 by Julia Hart
  • PREPARATION (15:50") Greece, 2017 by Sofia Georgovassili
  • THE CHILD AND THE NIGHT (12:00") Argentina, 2017 by Claudia Marcela Ruiz
  • ELEANOR LAKELIN: MAKER IN WOOD (04:10") UK, 2016 by Victoria Vrublevska
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The Shortest Nights- Short Film Celebration Day (17 June)
Jun
17
11:00 AM11:00

The Shortest Nights- Short Film Celebration Day (17 June)

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17 JUNE 2018, 11:30 – 22:30 at The Yard, Hackney Wick.

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45 films. 6 screenings. 1 day. The Shortest Nights is an annual celebration of short film, inspired by the shortest day of the year. A series of cutting-edge programmes featuring new works from emerging British filmmakers, which are screened across one day. 

Short Sighted Cinema offer programmes of the very best emerging British talent, with everything from animation to comedy, drama to documentary – with a gritty edge and a comic tone. We take our audiences on a journey through each theme, with highs and lows that will bring you to tears, inspire you and leave you laughing with joy.

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Talkies Cinema presents WHO AM I? (30 Nov)
Nov
30
7:30 PM19:30

Talkies Cinema presents WHO AM I? (30 Nov)

WED 30 NOV 7.30

THE FOX, Palmers Green on Wednesday 30 November 2016
Doors Open at 7:00PM
Starts at 7:30PM
Ticket Price: £5.00*

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An evening of short films celebrating upcoming film talent and featuring the Premiere of local writer/director Artemis Seeker-Rigas' film ANOTHER MAN. 

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Stanley's Film Club presents  London Calling Shorts (9 Nov)
Nov
9
6:30 PM18:30

Stanley's Film Club presents London Calling Shorts (9 Nov)

Come down to Stanley's Film Club for an evening of bold, hilarious and touching short films, all selected and produced through Film London schemes.

The seven shorts being shown all celebrate London in some way and the line-up includes BAFTA-nominated 'Three Brothers' and LSFF Best Comedy Short Film, 'Two Dosas'. 
 

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SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: SCREAMATHON at RICH MIX (NOVEMBER 3)
Nov
3
7:00 PM19:00

SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: SCREAMATHON at RICH MIX (NOVEMBER 3)

SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: SCREAMATHON

NOVEMBER 3 | RICH MIX

Join Short Sighted Cinema for a Halloween special evening screening of the best British short horror films. From comedy-horror to ghost stories, lo-budget thrillers and gore fests – there’ll be something to whet your darkest appetites!

Featuring: 
VINTAGE BLOOD – ABIGAIL BLACKMORE
SEND IN THE CLOWNS – KATE SHENTON
NASTY – PRANO BAILEY-BOND
LOT 254 – TOBY MEAKINS
FESTEVIL – PAUL TAYLOR
AGRAVOY - JACOB NIZZOLA

+ MINISTRY OF STORIES: MONSTER MONOLOGUES, 7 short comedies produced in association with Short Sighted Cinema.

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Discover Short Film Awards Festival at The Phoenix Cinema (Weekend of 1-2 Oct)
Oct
1
to Oct 2

Discover Short Film Awards Festival at The Phoenix Cinema (Weekend of 1-2 Oct)

Voted as one of the top 100 film festivals in the world by filmmakers on FilmFreeway (voting on over 4,000 festivals), The Discover Short Film Awards and Festival takes place with public cinema screenings at the Phoenix Cinema (52 High Rd, London N2 9PJ) one of the oldest cinemas in the UK – on the 1st and 2nd October. It’s patrons include Mike Leigh, Ken Loach, Michael Palin and Mark Kermode. There are also online screenings for longer short films that many film festival won’t screen because of run-time (or subject matter) and exclusive networking events that bring together investors, distributors, film producers and media professionals including an awards ceremony on 2nd October at Stephens House & Gardens (17 East End Road, Finchley, London N3 3QE)

Screening Schedule, Saturday October 1st, 2016

Session 1: 2.30 pm – 4.20 pm

Damnation: The Flashback
In the swinging Appalachian town of Damnation, when the local mortician dies in the arms of ‘the other woman’, his widow enacts a simple but satisfying revenge.

Eddie
Alone in an underground facility deep below the mountains, a tired researcher performs endless tests on Eddie, his desperate, mute test subject.

Far Away to Ambon
A glimpse into a hidden watery world.

Final Round
A satirical take on how hard it is to get a bloody job in media. From YouTube ‘phenomenon’ Matt Lacey.

Penny from Heaven
Penny is dead. She can’t remember how it happened. All she does know is that she must save the souls of 1000 people before she can get her wings and become an angel. With Niamh McGrady, Sunetra Sarker, Mark Letheren and Derek Thompson.

Pundemic
A sullen recluse learns of a potential pandemic sweeping the nation and is advised not to leave his home. When he realises his supply of tea is non-existent, he must brave the outside.

Rush Call Clown
How a social media post can turn a man’s life upside down.

Sisters
Two sisters with nothing in common have only one night to come to terms with something that happened in their past.

Urban Audio Spectrum
An audio visualization through manipulation and animation of everyday landscapes.

Whiskey Sour
A career hitman is cosmically outmatched by his next mark.

Session 2: 4.30 pm – 6.20 pm

Cuckold Picasso
Pablo Picasso’s ‘1971 Harlequin Head’, thought forever lost in a Romanian fire, is found vividly alive in the disturbed psyche of a tortured man’s soul.

Jes and Lora
Jes just wants to borrow a can of gas for his stranded car, but farm girl Lora wants to find out more about the stranger. The two troubled souls form an unexpected bond while revealing dark secrets on a lonely trail.

Laura, Lost
Two friends enter an eerie forest to rescue a girl they suspect has been abducted by a sinister woodsman.

Meat on Bones
A tale of strife and self discovery between a man of self imposed isolation and another content in purposeless comfort.

Notorious Corn
It’s the story of a small grain of corn that dreamed about glory.

Pollen
She knew he would find her. It was just a matter of time. Many people had told her that one day, he would come.

Promises
So close but yet so far from home…

The Chop
A charismatic young kosher butcher Yossi loses his job and, failing to find a new one, he decides to disguise himself as Yusuf in order to get work at a Halal butchers. Can he put on a convincing performance and keep his Jewish identity intact?

The Lift
A chance encounter between two strangers (Anita Dobson and Mark Letheren) in a lift is more than it appears to be.

The Palm Reader
A women seeks solace from a palm reader on her birthday.

Screening Schedule, Sunday October 2nd, 2016

Session 3: 1.00 pm – 2.50 pm

A Magician
After witnessing a man behave violently towards his girlfriend, someone decides to intervene.

A Man and His Violin
A documentary about a talented homeless violinist who lives and perform in Montreal’s subway station.

As My Heart Beats
A man, a woman. Two existences escaping one another, and getting lost in the dissension of bodies, hearts, voices.

Omma
Miss Su, a Korean woman living in New York City, finds her reconnecting with people by selling her services as a ‘mother’ as she copes with a significant loss in her life. After a fall out with one of her longest clients, she’s forced to confront her past mistakes.

Cocaine and Cormorants
Humble birdwatcher Gilbert is relaxing in his favourite bird hide when – bang – he’s suddenly and unwittingly in the middle of an international drug smuggling operation.

Crack
A new craze is taking over the streets of London. With fights, street deals and territorial warfare growing ever more dangerous, it won’t be long until it’s out of control.

Friends On A Bench: A Relationship in Six Acts
Two uncomplicated best friends live for their daily lunches in the park until a smooth talking gentlemen slinks into the picture complicating their comfy friendship.

The Scared One
From his window, a child watches his father placing a scarecrow in the garden. During the night, the child can’t sleep and goes back to the window: the scarecrow is not here anymore. At the same time he hears creepy noises coming from the house…

Under The Bed
An unsettling twist on the story of the monster under the bed.

Session 4: 3.00 pm – 4.50 pm

Bedtime Story
Inspired by world events regarding wildlife conservation.

Blind Eyes
A short animation about sexual identity and personal chaos.

Dunroamin
Joanna (Sarah Parish) is selling her country home, Steven (Robert Emms) is a prospective buyer. What should be a simple viewing becomes something else entirely…

Lazy Boy
When Ray brings home a new purchase his girlfriend is not impressed. Banished to the garage he soon realizes the old La-Z-Boy recliner he bought home is in fact a one-minute time machine. Will Ray learn from his mistakes or is he destined to repeat them forever?

Perdition
A long, lost, desolate highway. Three people who are connected in ways that they cannot begin to comprehend. This is an unending fight for survival. This is mankind’s futility. This is Perdition.

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An intimate portrait of a young stabbing victim in South London.

The Dishwasher

A story about a dishwasher who dreamed of something more, and the prostitute who helped him.

The King
An ambitious kid sets up his first drug deal, but his plans are derailed by a chance encounter with a storytelling stranger in a launderette.

The Last Laugh
The Last Laugh: Three legendary comedians, one very unusual dressing room!

What Next?
Black Comedy about an emergency 911 operator helping a caller in distress… or at least she thinks she’s helping…

Online Screenings, Sunday September 25th -October 2nd, 2016

The following films will be screened online:

Blacklist

A highly charged Iranian thriller seen through the sights of a sniper.

Illegal Move
In a fantastical world where chess pieces are at war, an honourable White Knight must save his King from his long lost lover, the Red Queen.

Eviction
Times may have changed, but Carl’s attitude hasn’t. He was always a man of action and still is. After three years sleeping on a little mattress in his garage, he decides to take matters back into his own hands.

Le Risque Zero

A baby is communicating with his parents from inside his mother’s belly and starts to negotiate his forthcoming birth. Naturally, the baby decides to hire a notorious lawyer…

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1000 Londoners presents: Looking After London at the Lexi (19 September)
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

1000 Londoners presents: Looking After London at the Lexi (19 September)

Monday 19 September 7pm, Lexi Cinema.

1000 Londoners is a five-year digital project which aims to create a digital portrait of a city through 1000 of the people who identify themselves with it. They run regular screenings of their short films around the capital. Their newest short film selection screens at the Lexi on 14 September.

Details:

Looking After London presents 10 Londoners who are involved with 'caring', ranging from befriending the elderly, working with homeless refugees, or protecting London's challenged wildlife.  This collection of short documentary films explores the diverse motivations for getting involved as well as the ways in which people engage with vulnerability in their community.  Pictured right is Elder Befriender Corinne, with Agatha. Both women come from Africa, and their friendship helps keep alive precious memories.

This event includes a collection of documentaries, restored archive footage and a live Q&A with the filmmakers and some of their subjects. 

   

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GiF (Girls in FIlm) short film night at 71a (25 August)
Aug
25
6:00 PM18:00

GiF (Girls in FIlm) short film night at 71a (25 August)

Thursday, 25 August 2016 from 19:00 to 22:00 (BST). Tickets free here.

71a Gallery - 71a Leonard Street, London, EC2A - View Map

GiF (Girls in Film) is a series of social events aimed at creating a space of support, inspiration and collaboration for female filmmakers.

It’s a platform to spark conversation and bring together a community of women working in film through panel talks, screenings and various other events.

On Thursday 25 August, GiF launches a series of collaborative events with 71a Gallery, home of Little White Lies and Huck magazines.

The first event will be a presentation of short films chosen from submissions by female directors, writers, editors and cinematographers.

The screening will also be attended by writers from Little White Lies, the bi-monthly print magazine committed to championing great movies and the talented people who make them.

A discussion will follow, with an opportunity to network and socialise.

Music provided by DJs Mischa Mafia and Lola Chatterton.

 

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T A P E presents London Calling short film night (Tuesday 26th July)
Jul
26
7:00 PM19:00

T A P E presents London Calling short film night (Tuesday 26th July)

T A P E presents London Calling

Date: Tuesday 26th July 2016

Place: Cafe Del Marsh, 44 Lower Marsh, SE1 7RG

T A P E is back with a programme of short films for the summer, all of which were produced through the London Calling scheme by Film London.

These 6 diverse and cutting-edge shorts have been nominated for BAFTA & Sundance accolades, and premiered at the BFI London Film Festival.

Entry is free but donations on the night are appreciated 

 

7PM: Drinks & entry to outside screening area

8PM: Short films begin

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/215622888833383/

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Shortest Nights 16 (June 19)
Jun
19
12:30 PM12:30

Shortest Nights 16 (June 19)

THE SHORTEST NIGHTS 2016
Returning June 19th, Yard Theatre, Hackney Wick. 12pm on - Tickets here.

 

Short Sighted Cinema's midsummer celebration 'The Shortest Nights' returns on June 19th with 6 new cutting-edge programmes featuring the work of emerging British filmmakers. 
 

See films that explore identity across cultural differences in ‘WITHOUT BORDERS’, take on the truth in a world where everyone talks sh*t in ‘TRUTH & B*LLOCKS’, journey into hidden depths and unlikely connections of the city in ‘THIS IS URBAN’, see young minds evolve with wit and grit in ‘NO FAIRYTALES HERE: CHILDHOOD IN FLUX’, feel the strength of human connection in our sci-fi special ‘STILL HUMAN’ and end the night with a hearty helping of adult comedies and thrillers in ‘DARK & TWISTED’.


Early bird tickets (pre-programme release, Mon 30th) are now on sale - grab your day pass and see all 6 programmes for the cost of 5, or book individual tickets.

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May
17
7:00 PM19:00

TANGERINE + BEAUTIFUL THING presented by UNICORN NIGHTS at Prince Charles Cinema (17 May)

A chance to see the brilliant comedy drama TANGERINE -Smoke Screen's top film of last year- at the Prince Charles Cinema this month, screening as part of Unicorn Nights! Will also be screening alongside the short ROXANNE.

Details below:

"Let's get real PCC fans, sometimes the mean streets of London and Hollywood get a movie makeover and the real characters of those towns are hidden in the shadows.... Well not with our next UNICORN NIGHTS films they aren't! Two bold and beautiful film events are coming your way....

First up, a double bill featuring the universally acclaimed movie TANGERINE

It's Christmas Eve in Tinseltown and Sin-Dee (newcomer Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) is back on the block. After hearing that her boyfriend/pimp cheated on her while she was in jail, Sin-Dee and her best friend, Alexandra (newcomer Mya Taylor), set out to find him and teach him and his new lover a lesson. A decidedly modern Christmas tale told on the streets of L.A., director Sean Baker’s TANGERINE defies expectation at every turn.

Screening prior to TANGERINE, Unicorn Nights are proud to present the award winning short film ROXANNE by Paul Frankl.
 

TANGERINE + ROXANNE (short) - presented by Unicorn Nights
Tuesday 17th May 20:45

 

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1000 Londoners presents: High-Life
May
16
7:00 PM19:00

1000 Londoners presents: High-Life

Lexi Cinema/Mon 16 May 19:00
 

Documentary group 1000 Londoners continue their mission to document the rhythms of London life via short documentary films, showcasing various strands in venues around the capital.

This May, the focus of their next film night showcase is on those Londoners who have an elevated view of things; whether they work in the City's tallest buildings, live in lavish penthouses, or use the rooftops as their playground.

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Stanley's FIlm Club presents: Shorts in the South (May 4)
May
4
6:30 PM18:30

Stanley's FIlm Club presents: Shorts in the South (May 4)

Date/Time
Date(s) - Wednesday May 4 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Doors open at 7pm for drinks. Films start 7.30pm Tickets: £5 / £3 for membersBOOK

 

Shorts in the South will return for a 3rd edition in May to showcase the very best in local filmmaking talent through a programme of short films linked to South East London, covering comedy, horror, drama and animation, followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers. All set in the lovely halls of Stanley's Film Club location: Stanley Halls.

Films:

CRACK (2015)
Peter King
12 mins
A new craze is taking over the streets of London. It won’t be long until underground conker fighting is out of control. 

LOVE ME TINDER (2015)
Sami Abusamra
10 mins
A dark comedy about an encounter between two lonely strangers.

11 CHURCHES (2014)
Andrew Bone
8 mins
A documentary about kicking a football inside churches garners some contrasting reactions and theories from members of the clergy to ex-professional footballers.

THE GRAVEYARD CARETAKER (2013)
Molly Brown
5 mins
A graveyard caretaker dreams of becoming a professional dancer. 

HUNGRY (2015)
Anna Granas
8 mins
A short film about relationship and trust.

ONE FOR ONE (2015)
Jack Ivins
10 mins
Two Guys. One Murder. No Clue

RABBIT HOLE (2013)
Oliver Wilkins
6 mins
Artist and taxidermist Tia Reslure dissects the traumas of her private life, opening the door to a personal cabinet of curiosities.

THE STOMACH (2014)
Dan Dixon
15 mins
Frank’s had enough. A spirit medium whose unique method of channeling the dead is putting his own life at risk. He wants out. But others have plans of their own.

 

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Whirled Cinema presents: WOMEN IN HORROR NIGHT (23 Feb)
Feb
23
7:00 PM19:00

Whirled Cinema presents: WOMEN IN HORROR NIGHT (23 Feb)

 

Date: Tuesday 23 February 2016. Tickets: £7.50 Book online.

Time: Doors open at 7.00pm | Event starts at 7:45pm | Please arrive at the cinema by 7.30pm and present your printed tickets at the bar

Whirled Cinema | 259-260 Hardess Street, Loughborough Junction | London SE24 0HN


Whirled Cinema hosts the first ever Women In Horror Month London screening event WIHM: UNITED IN BLOOD.

The night will begin with a series of 8 shorts from female directors from the UK and across the globe. Following this up will be a WIHM Panel featuring special guests Barbie Wilde, Nicholas Vincent, Jessica Messenger and Abigail Blackmore discussing the importance of WIHM and the positive impact it’s had on women both in front of and behind the camera within the genre. There will be a giveaway of  WIHM merchandise courtesy of American Mary directors Jen & Sylvia Soska.

The Soska sisters WIHM Massive Blood Drive PSA 2016 will also be shown, in which female talent encourage blood donating... in their own unique (and gory) style.

The night finishes with Maude Michaud’s film DYS, in which a strange disease is plaguing the city, leaving Eva and Sam, an estranged married couple,  barricaded in their apartment despite the palpable tension between them.

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SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA PRESENT: TRANSFORM (Feb 22)
Feb
22
7:30 PM19:30

SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA PRESENT: TRANSFORM (Feb 22)


SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA PRESENT:TRANSFORM

Prices: £8 earlybird, £10 adv / £12 door.

7.30pm/Date: Feb 22nd

Venue: Rich Mix, Shoreditch


A selection of short documentaries and autobiographies that lead into metamorphic journeys of discovery and transformation. Secrets are shared and identities challenged Programme:

PRICK – Vile Films

EPICLY PALESTINE’D - Phil & Theo

SLEEPERS BEAT - Anastasia Kirillova

Full details & trailers on Facebook.

Plus live stories & spoken word from DOMINIC STEVENSON & LAURA RAE...

Followed on by open-mic (sign up on the night).

 

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Shorts in the South at Stanley's Film Club (3 Feb)
Feb
3
7:00 PM19:00

Shorts in the South at Stanley's Film Club (3 Feb)

DETAILS

Dates: Wednesday 3 February 2016

Time: 7:00pm – 10:30pm Tickets: £5 / £3 for members | Book online at Billetto.co.uk

Stanley’s Film Club Stanley Halls | 12 South Norwood Hill | London, SE25 6AB


Shorts in the South returns for a 2nd edition to showcase the very best in local filmmaking talent through a programme of short films linked to South East London. A pick-and-mix selection of comedy, horror, drama and animation, followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers. 

PROGRAMME

IF ANIMALS KNEW HOW TO USE THE INTERNET (2015)

Molly Brown. 2 mins

HIDDEN SPACES (2012)

Roswitha Chesher. 10 mins

BIG DAY (2014)

Georgia Goggin. 6 mins

TEXTUAL RELATIONSHIP (2015)

Syd Heather. 15 mins

CHILD IN THEIR EYES (2015)

Ivan Madeira. 14 mins

WAR (2015)

Andrew Oldbury. 5 mins

THE VIOLINIST (2015)

Tom Pickard. 12 mins

20 HZ (2015)

Jesús Santaeularia. 5 mins

OUTSIDERS (2013)

Wirrow. 3 mins

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Shorts on Tap presents: AMERICAN SHORT FILMS (January 20th)
Jan
20
7:00 PM19:00

Shorts on Tap presents: AMERICAN SHORT FILMS (January 20th)


 AMERICANA - 7 AMERICAN SHORT FILMS

Wednesday, January 20th at 93 Feet East, Brick Lane, London E1 from 7pm. 
£3 ENTRY (book online for guaranteed seats)


A taste of Americana this time from short film specialists Shorts On Tap. See below and their website for details...


AMERICANA: 7 short films depicting, exploring, deciphering life across the pond. 
An astonishing insight of the vastity of the United States in all its greatness, virtues and contradictions.
 

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London Short Film Festival 2016 (817 Jan)
Jan
8
to Jan 17

London Short Film Festival 2016 (817 Jan)

From cat videos to filmmaker retrospectives, 38 new UK short programmes to dedicated documentary and international screenings, #LSFF13 has something to offer everyone who loves film and film culture. 

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Greenhorn Shorts: I AM WHAT I AM at Bertha DocHouse
Nov
14
8:00 PM20:00

Greenhorn Shorts: I AM WHAT I AM at Bertha DocHouse


Join poodle trainers, Mexican wrestlers, celebrity impersonators and punk grannies for this exciting evening screening of award winning short documentaries at Bertha Dochouse. Emerge from your cocoon into a fabulous butterfly as Greenhorn Short Film Festival explores the transformative nature of dress up. When the glitter has dispersed and the mask is removed what lies beneath?

Films featured in the programme include:
Luchadora - Directed by River Finlay

Perfection is Forever - Directed by Mara Trifu (Trailer featured above)

Ronald - Directed by John Dower

The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul - Directed by Kitty Green

Powder Rooms of the Female Kind - Directed by Tash Horton

Viva - Directed by Amanda Bluglass

The Poodle Trainer - Directed by Vance Malone

Pink Boy - Directed by Eric Rockey

Part of the Greenhorn Short Film Festival



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Greenhorn Short Film Festival London
Nov
11
to Nov 15

Greenhorn Short Film Festival London

11-15 November 2015, Various London Venues

ickets and details here


Greenhorn Short Film Festival is back, returning to hub venue ArtHouse Crouch End with a programme of short films and industry opportunities taking place from 11 to 15 November. Across the five days are short film screenings, panel discussions, workshops, cross-arts events and networking across three London venues. Included in the programme is a collection of Japan-centric shorts in It Came From Japan , Laughter Live aims for the giggles, and things get leftfield in the  Strange World screenings. The festival also will collaborate with  Bertha DocHouse at their Curzon Bloomsbury screen for I Am What I am an evening of documentaries that explore costume, glamour and general fabulousness. The Selection, a collection of shorts from first time and emerging filmmakers, opens the festival.

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LSFF: Film London Shorts on Tour Launch + Q&A
Aug
10
7:00 PM19:00

LSFF: Film London Shorts on Tour Launch + Q&A

Monday 10 August 7pm

Picturehouse Central 

Tickets and details here.


Picturehouse central will be hosting a selection of short films all produced through Film London’s London Calling and London Calling Plus schemes. The programme includes the directorial debut of actor Riz Ahmed (Nightcrawler, Four Lions), Daytimer (accepted for Sundance 2015), the BAFTA nominated Three Brothers, LSFF comedy winner Two Dosas, and winner of the London Calling Jury Prize, Some Candid Observations on the Eve of the End of the World. 

Some of the filmmakers will be around for a q&a following the screenings. 

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Deptford Cinema hosts Shorts on Tap presents: WOMEN IN REVOLT - AN INTIMACY (Monday 13 July)
Jul
13
7:30 PM19:30

Deptford Cinema hosts Shorts on Tap presents: WOMEN IN REVOLT - AN INTIMACY (Monday 13 July)

Monday, July 13th at Deptford Cinema, London SE8 4PQ from 8pm. £5 Entry.

Details here.


The new community cinema in Deptford again hosts this short film programme devoted to women and women filmmakers.

Description

Shorts On Tap present: WOMEN IN REVOLT - AN INTIMACY on Monday, July 13th at Deptford Cinema, London SE8 4PQ from 8pm. £5 Entry.

We're honoured to be announcing the 4th date to Shorts On Tap's first recurrent series: WOMEN IN REVOLT.

We're coming back to Deptford Cinema exactly after 3 months after our first WOMEN IN REVOLT events in April. Presenting some of the best short films by both UK and overseas female film-makers.

Programme supported by Film Hub London, managed by Film London. Proud to be a partner of the BFI Film Audience Network, funded by the National Lottery.

www.filmlondon.org.uk/filmhub

This is an event funded by Film London's Boost Award: a fund aimed at reaching wider and more diverse audiences across the capital.

Thanks to the Film London's Boost Award Shorts On Tap has been able to screen at Stow Film Lounge, Deptford Cinema and Hotel Elephant for the first time.

Women in Revolt is an exploration of female film-making: a selection of extraordinary works depicting, describing and challenging the very essence of womanhood.

Our first recurring series to be continued throughout the year on a bimonthly basis.

Discussing, debating, commenting on the films with their directors and guests speakers.

A great opportunity to check new work, expand your network, make friends and enjoy a night out checking some great talent.

Films screening start at 8pm

Show ends approximately at 10pm

Special guests from film industry. £5 ENTRY


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Virtual Reality film screenings at The Roxy (29 April 2015)
Apr
29
6:30 PM18:30

Virtual Reality film screenings at The Roxy (29 April 2015)

Wednesday 29 April 2015, 6.30pm-11pm

The Roxy (and virtual reality). Details and tickets here.


The future of film seasons? Read on below:

"Calling all Movie Geeks and Virtual Reality Pioneers. Let the Film do the Talking (LTFDTT) and The Creative Bubble are hosting the world’s first virtual reality film screening evening on Wednesday 29th April.

As a world premiere, our official selection of films can also be attended live in a “virtual reality movie theatre” powered by CINEVEO. The official selection, curated by Director Joseph A Strub for the popular @LTFDTT event, will be broadcast at two set times, to coincide with the real screenings at Roxy on the 4 Meter Cinema Screen.

If you can’t make it to the ROXY, owners of the Oculus Rift DK1 and DK2 will be able to purchase one of 400 passes for what will be the world’s first multi-streamed film screening in VR from anywhere in the world. Virtual reality headsets will be available on the evening but if you have a smartphone, you can avoid the queues on the night by downloading the below twoapps at the bottom of the page. On the night you will be lent a Freefly to view the demos in the comfort of your cinema seat.

Our VR Speaker, Jonathan Tustain, the co-founder of Freefly VR – a company focused on mobile phone powered immersive entertainment, writes for popular VR news website roadtovr.com and who runs the largest virtual reality community group in Europe will provide a primer talk about 360 productions, he will give an overview of what has been learnt so far and what challenges need to be resolved to make Virtual Reality cinema mainstream, plus a live link up to hosting platform Littlstar and Pixelwhipt about a new 360 show. This will be followed by two 360 demos.

PLUS for your viewing pleasure we’ve carefully handpicked a marvellous selection of short films that will make you smile and evoke the excitement of falling in love with cinema and film-making itself. Each film will be follow by a Q&A, a great time to discuss and comment on the films with their directors, who are the tomorrow’s talents of the UK film industry.

“Milk!” directed by Ben Mallaby, “BUS STOP” directed by Jamie Sims, “THE GOOD SON” directed by Tomisin Adepju, “MILLES FEUILLES” directed by Daria Panchenko, “COUNTRY ESCAPE” directed by Thomas Greader, “THE MAN WHO WALKED ON THE MOON” directed by Jenny Lu, “SANCTUARIO DEL COLLELL” directed by Boris Thompson-Roylance. 

With an exciting programme for both passionate movie lovers and VR enthusiasts, ‘Let The Film Do The Talking’ (@LTFDTT), provides the best of both worlds! In association with the outstanding collective – The Creative Bubble, Freefly VR & Virtual Reality Cinema App CINEVEO, all together we are helping people make the impossible possible!

The Roxy Bar & Screen, which is our networking nest, is a great place to discover the future of films and enjoy our film selections, so come down, grab some food and a sofa, kick back and enjoy the evening.

Join the event on Facebook

If you have a VR headset you can buy your Virtual Reality tickets here for the CINEVEO experience and view from anywhere in the world : http://mindprobelabs.com/event_tickets.html


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SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: FANTASMA  (TUE 7 APRIL)
Apr
7
7:30 PM19:30

SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: FANTASMA (TUE 7 APRIL)


SHORT SIGHTED CINEMA: FANTASMA

TUE 7 APRIL @ 7.30PM
COG ARTspace, N1

A short film night from Short Sighted Cinema- a non-profit organisation run by volunteers, dedicated to grassroot filmmaking and screening.

Delve into the darkness and you’ll be surprised what you discover... There’s truth in fantasy and a mask on reality, and things are never what they seem, in this darkly sexy selection of short films.

FEATURING:
HAPPY THOUGHTS - Layke Anderson
GAZELLE TWIN 'ANTI BODY' - Chris Turner 
CHLOE AND THE HELICOPTER - Matt Mead
REFLECTIONS - Anthony Khaseria
BREATHE – Toby Meakins
& More

No set ticket prices - pay-what-you-decide on your way out!
RSVP ON FACEBOOK



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