lovebytes international festival of digital art, sheffield, march 14-16 2002

thursday morning + afternoon: ..................................................................................................................

 

10.30 - 17.30: Film Festival Symposium : Showroom Cinema ------------------------()

Presented by The British Film Institute, UK Network of Film and New Media Festivals and Lovebytes.

This one day event is aimed at staff of small to mid scale film festivals in UK. Through a programme of panels and seminars the day will provide an opportunity to network, share best practice and discuss a range of issues relating to the sector.

This event is NOT INCLUDED in the Festival Pass, see the information page.

 
thursday evening: ..................................................................................................................

 

19.00: Calculated and Electronic Pioneers 1 : Screening : Showroom ------------------------()

A varied survey of some key works from the 1920's to the 1970's including works by Lillian Schwartz, an eminent American trailblazer in 'electronic' film. Her films have been kindly loaned by Jean-Claude Risset, at the University of Marseilles. (60 mins approx)

 

21.00: Search Engine Cinema : Screening : Showroom ------------------------()

The web has opened up a deliriously unruly world of moving image. Sift through the inspired, deranged, raw and beautiful in this compilation of work discovered online. Mixing flash animation, 'accidental' films, DV mini-masterpieces, archive gems and toy-related ephemera. (60 mins approx)

 

20.00 - 23.30: The Store : Djs : Showroom Bar ------------------------()

Sheffield's finest independent record outlet take over for the evening and reveal their eclectic influences - underground music from hip-hop to electronica.