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
Kicking 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
We 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
Next 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…
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