KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES - director Michael Pearce and Maxine Peake

BFI SHORTS - UPDATE – Part 5

Following a busy few weeks, we’re pleased to report that another four productions have completed filming, bringing the total number of films shot to 16.

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BBC Radio 4 Start the Week

Starting the Week in the Digital Age

Lighthouse's Artistic Director, Honor Harger joined Executive Chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt and former Wikileaks employee James Ball on BBC Radio 4's Start the Week to discuss the New Digital Age.

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Exhibition Invigilators

Opportunity - Lighthouse Gallery Assistant

Lighthouse is looking for volunteers to be gallery assistants for our exhibition for Brighton Digital Festival, a month-long celebration of digital culture.

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Photo: Roberta Matatitye

Drone Shadows and Dispositions

A Drone for Brighton, a talk, and other dispositions. By James Bridle.

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Liam + Lenka – writer/director Michael Keillor with Iain De Caestecker

BFI Shorts 2012 – Update - Part 4

Since our last update, we're pleased to report that another three BFI Shorts have completed shooting.

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Orbit Ever After - Bronagh Gallagher, Bob Goody and Mackenzie Crook

BFI Shorts 2012 – Update - Part 3

January has been a busy month for the BFI Shorts scheme with another two films shooting in different parts of London.

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Sidney writer/director Karan Kandhari

BFI Shorts 2012 – Update - Part 2

Following our last update, we're pleased to report that another three BFI Shorts have completed shooting.

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The Beast – director Corinna Faith with Raffey Cassidy, photo by Belinda Lawley

BFI Shorts 2012 – Update - Part 1

Three months after announcing the BFI Shorts 2012 slate, we're delighted to be able to take you behind the scenes for a first update. It's been a busy time for everyone involved with the scheme, with five films already in the can and two more shooting this week.

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Revealing the Drone

Our project, Under the Shadow of the Drone by James Bridle, has been raising awareness about the use of drones in contemporary warfare, across the UK. Here's a round-up of some recent coverage.

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C-Astral Bramor UAV during landing, Kilpisjaervi, Lapland, November 2012, courtesy of Marko Peljhan

Unmanned Aerial Ecologies: proto-drones, airspace and canaries in the mine

I recently gave a talk about the use of drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, in tactical media art. The intention was to place the work Lighthouse is presenting at this year's Brighton Festival 2013 in a wider art historical context, and to acknowledge some of the significant interventions that artists working within media have made over the past 10-15 years. By Honor Harger

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Under the Shadow of the Drone - location revealed

A chilling symbol of modern warfare will make an eerily silent appearance on Brighton's seafront this May.

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Liam Young. Lighthouse Monthly Talk. (c) Roberta Mataityte 2013

Dropped Pins on the Beauty-Catastrophe Slider

Impressions of Liam Young's talk at Lighthouse on 4 April by Lulu Allison

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