SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 3
17:00
£5.00
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30
Dir: Various

UWE_FILM (the re-launched BA Hons Filmmaking at UWE) will be screening a selection of its recent graduate work in an event hosted by Programme Leader Freya Billington. A mix of drama, documentary and experimental shorts will be followed by a brief talk, then drinks and a chance to chat with the whole teaching team and some of our students.

Covering all aspects of Film and Moving Image Production, the course benefits hugely from its location in the thriving media hub that is Bristol, working with companies including Bottleyard Film Studios, BBC N.H.U., Films@59, Aardman and Icon Films. A collaborative relationship with Watershed (and programmer Mark Cosgrove) has enabled student screenings and Q&A’s with directors like Ben Wheatley (High Rise) Gurinder Chadha (Bend it Like Beckham) and Hope Dickson-Leach (The Levelling).

This year, alongside films made for the course, students have made films for Random Acts (Channel 4), 16mm Commercials for the NAHEMI Kodak National Competition, been selected for NETWORK at the Edinburgh TV Festival and won BEST FACTUAL FILM at the National Royal Television Awards.

To be followed by drinks in the bar and a chance to chat with the whole teaching team and some of the UWE_FILM students.

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FILMS:

Piotr

Dir: Zuzanna Kopacka
4 mins 30 secs
UK 2017
Documentary

Fighting, vulnerability, depression and stereotypes; Piotr expresses how he finds balance between MMA and art to harmonise his life.

Fin

Dir: Christy Tattershall
9 mins
UK 2017
Fiction

A man lives and works in a radio transmission station, where he calls out over the airwaves, desperately attempting to contact his missing co-worker.

Pleasure Boys

Dir: Elliott Watson
9 mins
UK 2017
Documentary

‘Sometimes the flag slips’ Rippling muscles, screaming crowds and non-stop attention. Big-egos or alter-egos? Meet the men from ‘The Pleasure Boys’.

Katie

Dir: Edd Roberts
8 mins
UK 2017
Fiction

Trapped inside her home a young girl’s decisions about her life appear to be being made for her.

Danny: Champion of the World

Dir: Jack Coliandris
10 mins
UK 2017
Documentary

Episode 1 A ‘regular’ character competes in sporting challenges against professional British sports stars.

Preretro

Dir: Ross Graham
11 mins 17 secs
UK 2017
Fiction

A couple discover a virtual reality headset that shows them the future of their relationship. However, what it’s showing them are different things.


IF YOU ARE A FESTIVAL PASS HOLDER YOU CAN BOOK YOUR FREE TICKET FOR THIS EVENT FROM 9AM ON WEDNESDAY BY LOGGING IN HERE.