FRIDAY NIGHT AT ENCOUNTERS FESTIVAL – DON LETTS & BRISTOL MUSIC HEROES

Join us on Friday 23 September for what's shaping up to be a truly unmissable mixture of films, events and some of the region's & the country's musical heavy weights...

17:00…LET’S DANCE – MUSIC VIDEOS & DANCE

After The Rain, Raoul PauletKicking things off at 5pm is our International Competition Let’s Dance – over an hour of the latest most innovative examples in ground breaking Music Videos and Dance Films from new and emerging talent. More info and Tickets here.

 

 

 

19:00…THE BRISTOL SOUND ON SCREEN – FILM SCREENING

fresh fourWe then delve into the record crates (or video archive…) with The Bristol Sound on Screen – a veritable exploration into the past and present of Bristol’s musical identity, this selection of films offers a glimpse into the musical journey of this vibrant, ever changing city, and celebrates both those more well-known acts and some of the unsung heroes of this evolving, influential and inspiring music scene.  More info and tickets here.

You can buy a TICKET BUNDLE – with a ticket for Bristol Sound on Screen and Don Letts together for £12.  Click here.

£6 / £5.50

 

 

 

 

20:30…DON LETTS – IN CONVERSATION

Don Letts; Image by Dean ChalkleyNext up is the legendary Grammy award winning filmmaker, DJ and musician Don Letts.  This audio/visual tour of Don Letts’ cultural journey will feature a ‘chaired’ conversation led by Dr Edson Burton and includes Don reading excerpts from his book ‘Culture Clash’, screenings of selected film clips followed by a Q & A with the audience.  More info and tickets here.

You can buy a TICKET BUNDLE – with a ticket for Bristol Sound on Screen and Don Letts together for £12. Click here

In Partnership with Come the Revolution

£8 / £7.50

 

 

 

From 21:00…DJS IN THE WATERSHED BAR

Music in the Watershed Bar with Rebel Instinct – featuring Bristol’s very own DJ Krust and Benjamin One… Free Entry…