Film, free events

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Go Bird Watching

See how many birds you can spot around the garden and parkland, including wrens, swans, kingfishers, woodpeckers and a tawny owl.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Sat 27 Dec

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

Sun 28 Dec

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

Mon 29 Dec

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

…and 2 more dates until 31 Dec

Artists@Work: Bellag Agus Beauty

A film celebrating the character and natural beauty of Skye.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Artists@Work: Crockett's Fall

A film which is the culmination of printmaking, sound, stop-motion animation and performance.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Cat Video Festival

GoMA and Glasgow Film Festival present the UK premiere of the Internet Cat Video Festival. No longer a guilty habit, the watching of feline clips has gone mainstream. The videos in the programme range from clips dating back to 1901, to animations and shorts featuring some more familiar feline faces.

Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Sat 21 Feb 2015

Free / 0141 287 3050

Part of Glasgow Film Festival.

Dor Guez: The Sick Man Of Europe

An installation reflecting on military history and the current political climate of the middle east. The artist uses creative practices from individual soldiers from the region to tell stories from their past.

ICA, London SW1Y

Tue 3 Feb 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

Wed 4 Feb 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

Thu 5 Feb 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

…and 57 more dates until 12 Apr 2015 back to top

The Droving Project

An exhibition informed by walking across an old drovers route in the uplands of South West Scotland. An historical investigation featuring photography, film, music and writing. Featuring Alice Myers, Stevie Whiteford, Nicholas Jenkins, Catrina Davies, Pete Smith and Gareth Griffiths.

Doon Valley Museum, Dalmellington

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01292 550633

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Free / 01292 550633

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Free / 01292 550633

…and 13 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Essex Road

  • Directed by: Various
  • Written by: Various

As Stephen King says: I guess when you turn off the main road, you have to be prepared to see some funny houses.

Tintype, London N1

Sat 27 Dec

Gallery Window

Free / 07946 545 978

Sun 28 Dec

Gallery Window

Free / 07946 545 978

Mon 29 Dec

Gallery Window

Free / 07946 545 978

…and 19 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

The Films Of Marilyn, The Diamond Dust Collection

Fox presents this new collection of silkscreen prints from Simon Claridge of one of the world's most captivating actresses on and off screen.

Castle Fine Art, London W1J

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Free / 020 3588 0011

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Free / 020 3588 0011

Sun 18 Jan 2015

Free / 020 3588 0011

…and 4 more dates until 22 Jan 2015

Jon Rafman

An examination of the effects of contemporary technology particularly on interpersonal relationships.

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 1 Oct 2015

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London

Fri 2 Oct 2015

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London

Sat 3 Oct 2015

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London
…and 45 more dates until 20 Dec 2015

Jumana Manna

Sculpture and film based on the artists research into the history of Palestine radio during the British mandate.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Fri 18 Sep 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 19 Sep 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 20 Sep 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 45 more dates until 22 Nov 2015 back to top

Looks

Works by Juliette Bonneviot, Andrea Crespo, Morag Keil, Wu Tsang and Stewart Uoo.

ICA, London SW1Y

Sun 12 Apr 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Looks ICA, London

Tue 14 Apr 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Looks ICA, London

Wed 15 Apr 2015

Free / 020 7930 3647

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Looks ICA, London
…and 58 more dates until 21 Jun 2015

Lucy Skaer

A drawing, a film and two wooden sculptures, influenced by the maverick English surrealist Leonora Carrington.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 11:00 – 16:00 Lucy Skaer Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 11:00 – 16:00 Lucy Skaer Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Tue 30 Dec

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 11:00 – 16:00 Lucy Skaer Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow
…and 3 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Man Cave Wednesdays

A mix of sports and 'man films' on the big screen plus a £5 Thai chicken curry and pint of draft Heineken deal.

Mother's, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

Free / 07881 367771

Wed 7 Jan 2015

Free / 07881 367771

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Free / 07881 367771

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jan 2015

Matchbox Cineclub

A monthly film night screening unusual films including cult movies, banned releases and some that are just plain weird.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 222 2254

Cult double bill of Trent Harris’s The Beaver Trilogy (2001; 1979-85) and Rubin And Ed (1991).

Thu 19 Feb 2015

Free / 0141 222 2254

Thu 19 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 222 2254

…and 9 more dates until 17 Dec 2015

Nicholas Mangan

An installation exploring the relationship between culture and nature.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Fri 3 Jul 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 5 Jul 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 40 more dates until 30 Aug 2015 back to top

Patrick Staff: The Foundation

Chisenhale Gallery presents a new film by London-based artist Patrick Staff, co-commisioned with Spike Island Bristol.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Fri 20 Feb 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 21 Feb 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 22 Feb 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 30 more dates until 5 Apr 2015

Poetry Loops

Initiated in 2007, the festival’s film programme is dedicated to showing both filmed poetry – either recordings of past readings or dramatisations of poetry – as well as the cutting edge medium of poetry film. A poetry film or videopoem strives for a symbiotic relationship of images, words, and sound and/or music. It can…

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

Thu 5 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

Fri 6 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 8 Mar 2015

Portobello Film Club

Film screening followed by a discussion. Plus – free popcorn.

The Skylark, Edinburgh

Wed 7 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 629 3037

Wed 4 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 629 3037

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 629 3037

Sun Xun: What Happened In The Year Of The Dragon And Other Work

CFCCA is extremely excited to be presenting a major solo exhibition of Sun Xun. The artist will be screening the UK premiere of his animation "What happened in the year of the dragon" along with some of previous animation and video works.

Centre For Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester

Sat 27 Dec

Free

Sun 28 Dec

Free

Tue 30 Dec

Free

…and 71 more dates until 22 Mar 2015

Write It!

Glad Cafe's quarterly get together where script writers can get a scene from a work-in-progress read before a live audience of peers. Submit scenes to the listed email. Ages 18+.

The Glad Café, Glasgow

Thu 29 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 636 6119

Working on a new run of news review shows

XpoNorth

A two-day cross genre festival devoted to crafts, publishing, screen and broadcast as well as music. There's workshops, masterclasses and conferences during the day, evening showcases of music and film as well as opportunities to network with movers and shakers in the creative industries.

Various Venues, Inverness

Wed 10 Jun 2015

Times vary / Free

Thu 11 Jun 2015

Times vary / Free