A still from La Fete (Est Finie)

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Our web finds this week: words of wisdom from grime artist Skepta, SoundCloud deletes silence and the 'self-coherent parallel world' of ISIS. By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde.

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Our web finds this week: pop-up learning, society reimagined and fully automated luxury communism. By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde.

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Guiding lights mentee Matthew Orton (left) and mentor Matt Charman (right)

GUIDING LIGHTS 7: MENTORS ANNOUNCED

A Hollywood deal for one of our mentor-mentee teams is the perfect beginning to the seventh wave of Guiding Lights film mentoring partnerships.

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FIELD STUDY: NOMINATED FOR EFA AWARD

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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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WORKSPACE AVAILABLE

Lighthouse has a small workspace available in its creative venue in the heart of Brighton.

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A still from A world Not Ours

GUIDING LIGHTS: MAHDI FLEIFEL ON HIS NEW FILMS

We've asked our Guiding Lights 7 participants to share their journeys and experiences. Here, director Mahdi Fleifel tells us about his time at Amsterdam's Binger Filmlab, a unique post-academic development and training programme, and his forthcoming films.

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Our best of the net this week. Finds include location-specific information for refugees, a short film about being a "ghost in the system" and an "exploration into the new acoustic landscape of war". By Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde.

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REFLECTIONS ON MAKER ASSEMBLY 2015

On Saturday 24th October, we held our first Maker Assembly event, at the V&A in London. Put together rapidly by a networked group of organisers from Elephant and Castle Mini Maker Faire, Open Workshop Network, the V&A and Lighthouse, it is a response to the growing need for critical discussion about maker culture. These are my personal reflections on that day. By Andrew Sleigh, Creative Producer at Lighthouse.

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In this new weekly blog series, Lighthouse Artistic Director Juha van 't Zelfde rounds up the ten things he's enjoyed most on the internet. This week's finds include expression transfer, genetic exploitation and Third World identity.

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