The leading makers of artists’ moving image
Would you like to contribute to the development of one of the UK’s leading arts organisations specialising in film and moving-image media? We're seeking new trustees to join our existing board.
Apply by 12 noon, 26 November 2018
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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James N. Kienitz Wilkins | Hearsays
Three works using photography, moving image and virtual reality probe issues around truth and believability.
Gasworks, London, 20 September - 16 December 2018
Visions in the Nunnery: Melanie Manchot
Melanie Manchot's new work Out of Bounds (C) sees slowploughs performing a choreographed dance on a mountainous landscape.
Bow Arts, London, 30 October - 25 November 2018
John Akomfrah | Mimesis: African Soldier
Akomfrah combines newly-created film and historic footage across three screens, commemorating the millions of African and colonial soldiers, labourers and carriers who served in the First World War.
Imperial War Museum, London, 21 September - 31 March 2019