Galway

Lighthouse goes to Galway

Guiding Lights had a great trip to sunny Galway last week for the excellent Film Fleadh, and took part in a packed schedule of screenings, meetings and intensive networking. The twelve programme participants received a truly Irish welcome from the festival team, who made sure everyone got the most out of their stay. By Sian Habell-Aili.

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Paul Raven

Infrastructure Fiction

Writer, Paul Graham Raven, introduces the idea of Infrastructure Fiction, ahead of his talk at Lighthouse's Improving Reality 2013 conference this September.

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 The SciFoo 2013 alumini, photographed at Google, June 2013.

And everything is possible again - SciFoo13

This year I was fortunate enough to be invited to Science Foo Camp, or SciFoo, in California. It's exactly two weeks since it all came to an end, and it's time to write up what stands as one of the more transformational experiences I've had in some time. By Honor Harger.

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Cannes Film Festival 2013

Lighthouse at Cannes Film Festival 2013

Lighthouse sent a special envoy to this year's Cannes Film Festival in the form of Programme Producer Emily Kyriakides and Project Manager Sian Habell-Aili.

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Andy, Steve the farmer, John Cooper (Sundance Festival director), Phil (Steve’s dad) and Heike Bachelier (co-director of The Moo Man)

THE MOO MAN - Kickstarting Life After Sundance

Following THE MOO MAN’s huge festival success, former Guiding Lights mentee Andy Heathcote provides an insight into self distribution, crowdfunding and life as an independent filmmaker.

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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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