Experimental

For 48hrs from 2:00pm

Tuesday 20th October

Contouring

Veronika Schubert
Austria, 2019

Beauty web tutorials set standards and serve as social blueprints. CONTOURING is at the same time a documentary about our current beauty ideals and gender roles as well as a humorous statement about everyday craziness.

Mega Sexy Robot Dinosaur

Paul Howard Allen
United Kingdom, 2018

It's all about the title.

dsDNA(RT)

Marcos Montane
Argentina, 2019

In this universe the ones in charge of the narration are the shapes, the colors, the movement and the sound. The inspiration came from observing microscopic images of cellular activity.

It's raining, it's pouring

Ronan Mackenzie
United Kingdom, 2019

Distant memories of the past are recalled as fleeting fragments by a man in his eighties.

Tri-Alogue #4

Caryn Cline, Linda Fenstermaker, Reed O'Beirne, United States, 2020

By presenting three filmmakers work simultaneously within a single 16mm frame, the Tri-Alogue series offers a complexity of perspective that undermines the omniscient cinematic gaze and evokes a deeper relational mystery.

Slow Volumes

Mike Gibisser
United States, 2019

Familiar objects dissolve into abstract lines unless in motion past the lens, their shape determined not by their physical features but in the speed of their movement.

Trunk Calls

Ross Stringer
United Kingdom, 2020

An audio visual interpretation of communication between humans and trees.

Concatenation

Donato Sansone
Italy, 2020

Donato Sansone specialized in mixing traditional and experimental animation techniques with live action. 

Average Happiness

Maja Gehrig
Switzerland, 2019

During a PowerPoint presentation, statistical diagrams are breaking free from the strait-jacket of their coordinates. A trip into the sensual world of statistics begins. 

Mensch Maschine Or Putting Parts Together

Adina Camhy
Austria, 2019

Rather than the synthesizer that she wants, the first-person narrator is given a food processor as a gift.

Lairs

Emma Penaz Eisner
United States, 2020

Lairs, layers, liars: In this poetry film, hatred insidiously supplants a couple's love.

Semiotics of the City

Daniel Burkhardt
Germany, 2020

In “Semiotics of the City”, shots of urban situations flicker past in rapid succession. They are underlaid by computer-generated voices that enumerate the audio-visual elements they contain. 

Sponsors and Supporting Partners

Light Cinema, Market Place, Bolton, BL1 2AL