CAN PRE-DIGITAL AND REDUNDANT TECHNOLOGY CREATE A NEW KIND OF FILMMAKING?
In a digital landscape where perfection can be effortlessly fabricated, can embracing old technology, techniques and the celebration of chance create a vibrant new form of filmmaking?
With extensive experience working with Super 8, 16mm, alternative chemical processing and analogue video our panel will discuss the pros, cons, pitfalls and practicality of such technology.
Nick Abrahams – Director of music videos and experimental documentaries, including acclaimed collaborations with Jeremy Deller & Sigur Ros.
Bea Haut – International exhibiting artist who works with 16mm film in an expanded form. She also jointly runs Film in Process, an artist film processing and printing service.
Douglas Hart – Founder member of The Jesus and Mary Chain and accomplished music video director, favouring small gauge film formats since the mid ‘80s.
Helen Dewitt – Head of Cinemas at the BFI, lead Programmer of London Film Festival’s Experimenta section of Artists’ Film and Video
Presented by Four Corners.
Tickets available here.