The Essay Film Festival, now in its sixth edition, presents a global range of contemporary and restored essayistic works, each exploring the critical and creative zone of possibilities that lies between experimental and documentary modes of filmmaking.
Essay Film Festival Website: Essay Film Festival The essay film is.a hybrid form that brings together elements of documentary and experimental filmmaking into a highly personal and often politically engaged mode of expression.The Essay Film Festival, now in its sixth edition, presents a global range of contemporary and restored essayistic works, each exploring the creative zone of possibilities between experimental and documentary modes of filmmaking.Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space in London to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers. The festival aims to challenge and expand the idea of documentary in all its forms.
The Essay Film Festival is an annual celebration of this elusive, disruptive, and dynamically hybrid form. The aim of the festival is to expand the visibility of the essay film, not as a fixed genre but as a spectrum of possibilities, shifting between registers and playing with conventions. Bringing together the most striking, innovative examples of essayistic filmmaking.
The first London Essay Film Festival, to be held at Birkbeck College and the ICA, is delighted to feature Viennese artist and filmmaker Constanze Ruhm, who will be showing and discussing her recent work Invisible Producers, Chapter 1: Panoramis Paramount Paranormal (made in collaboration with Emilien Awada). The essay film takes “projection” as its central topic.
The Vegan Photo Essay Competition is a program of the International Vegan Film Festival. The International Vegan Film Festival promotes the understanding and appreciation of the vegan movement by creating opportunities for people to share and find inspiration in vegan experiences, ideas, and visions.
Welcome to the Festival Program of the Corona Short Film Festival. Here you can watch the selected short films with a total viewing time of 2 hours and 8 minutes. We have received more than 1250 submissions from more than 70 countries. Our team had a tough task and worked hard to select our final Festival Program.
Film event in London, United Kingdom by Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image and ICA on Friday, March 27 2020 with 188 people interested and 27 people.
A film festival is an organized, extended presentation of films in one or more cinemas or screening places, usually in a single city or region. Though more often now films are shown outside. Films (movies), may be of more recent dates and, depending upon the festivals focus, can include international and domestic releases.
As the 66th Cannes International Film Festival gets underway, blogger and filmmaker Scout Tafoya looks back at some especially notable years at the festival with a series of video essays.
In partnership with Essay Film Festival. With support from the Austrian Cultural Forum, London and Open City Documentary Festival. Booking for this event has now closed. A scintillating, brilliantly edited collage of shots of the night sky, lifted from 550 films from the beginning of cinema history right up to the present day.
Film event in London, United Kingdom by Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image and ICA on Sunday, March 29 2020.
Essay Film Festival 2020. 27th March - 4th April. The Essay Film Festival returns to the ICA for its sixth edition, presenting a global range of contemporary and restored essayistic works which explore the critical and creative zones of possibility that lie between experimental and documentary modes of filmmaking.
The 16th RAI Film Festival will take place 27-30 March 2019 at the Watershed in Bristol (UK). Alongside this, the Royal Anthropological Institute is pleased to stage an accompanying conference. Brief info is available below, but you can read the full Conference Programme with abstracts here. Expanding the Frame: Ethnographic Film and its Others.
The concepts of “business festival” and “art festival” are explained in Mark Peranson’s article: First You get the Power, then You get the Money: Two Models of the Film Festivals. In this article, Peranson has listed the different characteristics of the two models of the film festivals. Two of the prominent features of the business film festival is it has “(major) cooperate sponsor.
The Adelio Ferrero Award is the oldest and most renowned Italian award for young film critics, historically featuring two contests, for essays and reviews in Italian. The 36h edition features a new section dedicated to video essays (audiovisual works that analyze works and issues related to the audiovisual field).
In her haunting essay film For Cultural Purposes Only (2009), Sarah Wood explores the fate of the Palestinian Film Archive, a painstakingly assembled collection of over 100 films that tragically 'disappeared' during Israel's siege of Beirut in 1982. What, Wood asks, must it feel like to live in an image-saturated era and see no images of your native land?