THE SPRAWL AT THE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ROTTERDAM
The Sprawl, co-commissioned by Lighthouse and The Space, and co-produced by Lighthouse and Metahaven, has been selected for the Bright Future programme, and is in competition for the newly created associated award, at the 45th International Film Festival Rotterdam.
This week's edition is all about Progress Bar. Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde traces his journey to creating Lighthouse's club night for international culture, and talks us through the incredible line-up at the first event in the new Amsterdam series, on 16 January.
This year we're proud to have worked with a host of inspirational artists, partners and audiences to deliver a programme of progressive contemporary culture locally, nationally and internationally. Here we look back at some of the highlights.
Developed and produced through the BFI Shorts scheme, Field Study has been nominated for an EFA Award; showcasing the success of the scheme and the filmmakers’ ability to create inspiring cinematic works.
Our web finds this week reflect upon the Paris tragedy through an act of kindness; look at new works in video, gaming and propaganda; and explore a sustainable future for music. By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde.
Our best of the web finds this week include social zombies on Facebook, foley karaoke on Resonance FM and London’s overthrow (x4) on just about every corner of the city. By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde.
Our best of the web this week. Finds include Third Ear Transmission – a holographic memorial, new music from Berlin-based producer Lotic, and Finland creates an emoji for sauna. By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde, who is half Finnish by the way!