This film combines archive material with digital animation to ponder the current whereabouts of Mai Dian, the charismatic frontman of Wuhan punk group Si Dou Le.
The leading makers of artists’ moving image
The Jerwood/FVU Awards 2020: Hindsight exhibition opens this autumn at Jerwood Arts and online – see new works from artists Guy Oliver and Reman Sadani.
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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Visions in the Nunnery
Hetain Patel will be showing new work alongside 26 international artists part of Bow Art's Visions in the Nunnery exhibition. Entry is free.
Bow Arts, 25 September – 13 December 2020
Mariam Ghani: What We Left Unfinished & Dis-Eas
What We Left Unfinished (2019) explores the unfulfilled potential of left political futures in Afghanistan. The film is based on archival research assembling five unfinished Afghan feature films shot, but never edited, between 1978 and 1992.
Sets and Scenarios
Sets and Scenarios Sets explores our heightened proximity to images and what it means to live under their influence, featuring new commissions by Adam Christensen, Eva Gold, Thuy-Han Nguyen-Chi and Aaron Ratajczyk.