FVU Frames goes behind the scenes on the set of Hetain Patel's forthcoming film Don't Look at the Finger, commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella with Manchester Art Gallery and QUAD.
The leading makers of artists’ moving-image
A series of exhibitions staging contemporary artists’ moving image within ten historic buildings across the country.
NOW OPEN: Hastings Museum & Art Gallery
15 September - 29 October
UP NEXT: Quarry Bank, Cheshire
23 September - 19 November
Film and Video Umbrella makes moving-image works by artists. For three decades FVU has led the way in championing new creative talent and promoting innovative ideas. During that time we have commissioned many of the foremost figures in the field, working in close collaboration with a diverse range of venues, nationally and internationally. Browse our project page to find out more and view clips of the works.
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Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival
An exciting programme of exhibitions, performances, screenings and talks across the border town of Berwick-upon-Tweed, including the world premiere of Margaret Salmon's Mm.
Venues across Berwick-upon-Tweed, 20 - 24 September 2017
Nick Crowe & Ian Rawlinson | Song for Armageddon
Song for Armageddon was shot on location at Tel Megiddo, Israel, a place thought to have seen more battles than anywhere else in the world. It shows at BALTIC in a hellish sodium-lit environment for four days only.
BALTIC, Gateshead, 21 - 24 September 2017
Mikhail Karikis | The Chalk Factory
In this new work Karikis draws on a historic political uprising at a factory in Japan, where workers protested against the exclusion of two disabled employees from the workforce. Through a ten-channel video installation, the Japanese factory is transposed into the exhibition space, observing the rhythms and transformations of the workspace.
'O' Space, Aarhus, Denmark, 9 September - 5 October 2017