The leading makers of artists’ moving-image


Somewhere Becoming Sea

An exhibition of international artists’ works, curated by FVU for Hull UK City of Culture 2017.

5 April - 17 June 2017


Michael O'Pray Prize

New writing prize in collaboration with Art Monthly, seeking applicants who can enliven and popularise discussion of the experimental spirit in film and video.

Deadline: 16 May 2017


Rob Crosse, Prime Time

Now showing in Crosse's solo exhibition at Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool.

1 April -  3 June 2017


Our Exhibitions

This map details the venues that we have worked with over our three decade history, with each pin listing the specific exhibitions shown at each venue.


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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28 April - 18 June 2017, VITRINE, London

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Patrick Goddard: Go Professional

A trilogy of 30 minute films by Patrick Goddard, each shown in their own viewing environment within the gallery. Includes new work Tune into Sanity FM.

Seventeen, London, 28 April - 3 June 2017

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Lucy Beech and Edward Thomasson: Together

A new performance project exploring cooperation and independence. Live actors perform in the gallery every Saturday, with a recorded companion piece looping throughout the week. 

Tate Britain, London, 25 April - 18 June 2017

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