Usurp Zone5 Film Festival

Calling all film and video makers! Our international festival is open for submissions. Apply now – it’s free!

Submission deadline: 20 April 2015
Festival dates: 17 July – 2 August 2015

Usurp Zone5 – an eclectic festival curated by the Usurp Art Gallery that will showcase inventive work by low-budget / no budget film and video makers in a gallery setting.

Think – abstract, absurd, activist, animated, asemic, clandestine, collage, conceptual, cut-ups, environment, experimental, glitsch, graffiti,  graphic, identity, kinetic, outsider, paracinematic, performance, plunderphonic, poetry, radio, rebellious, scores, sci-art, scratch, silent, sonic, subterranean, subversive, surreal, synesthetic, typographic, video art…This is a UK and International call out so show us what you have!

Thanks to Film Hub London, Film London and the BFI. #usurpzone5

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Steve Beresford | White Cube | Christian Marclay

Steve Beresford | White Cube | Christian Marclay

Sunday 15 March 2015 - 3pm  White Cube, Room 2, South Gallery II, Bermondsey

Steve Beresford and the London Sinfonietta  performing at the Christian Marclay exhibition Internationally known as a free improviser on piano and electronics, Steve Beresford has also composed scores for feature films and for numerous TV shows and commercials. Beresford has worked with many individuals including Derek Bailey, The Slits, Han Bennink, Christine Tobin, Ivor Cutler, Read More

Noise Colloquium at the University of Greenwich

Noise Colloquium at the University of Greenwich

21 - 22 March 2015

“The University of Greenwich is hosting a two-day colloquium to explore noise as a concept that embraces the expressive, the idea of noise as a resistance and, through mutating repetition, a catalyst for creative production. From this perspective noise moves out of the solely auditory register into a multisensory realm of non- representational logic.” Speakers Read More

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