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Watershed introduces Virtual Reality immersive experiences

Mon 5 Jun, 2017

Watershed have teamed up with virtual reality pioneer Catherine Allen to produce a season of immersive experiences in VR this June (Wed 14 – Sat 17 June) - the first of its kind for a UK independent cinema and arts venue.

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An Interview with DepicT! '16 Winner Petra Balekic

Mon 5 Jun, 2017

With the Mon 3 July deadline for entries to this year’s DepicT! – Watershed’s super short film competition – beginning to loom on the cinematic horizon, we took some time out to catch up with Croatian director Petra Balekic, one of last year’s DepicT! winners, to get her insights into what it takes to be successful DepicT! filmmaker.

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Watershed appoints a new Executive Director

Tue 30 May, 2017

Watershed is delighted to announce the appointment of Miriam Randall as its first ever Executive Director. Miriam will join the Watershed team in August bringing invaluable expertise gained in her role of Executive Director of Lighthouse in Brighton, where she has been based for the past ten years.

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'Inviting everybody to dance...'

Wed 17 May, 2017

We want to ensure that we are as inclusive, welcoming and accessible as we can be for everyone. We know the best way to achieve this is to work with our partners, customers and audiences to learn and develop our skills and understanding of what we need to do to meet your needs.

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The Last Blues Song of a Lost Afronaut - film launched

Thu 11 May, 2017

We are delighted to share a short film documenting the work developed by Edson Burton, during his recent Artist Residency at Pervasive Media Studio.

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Introducing our newest Artist in Residence

Wed 10 May, 2017

We’re super pleased to introduce our newest Artist in Residence David Lisser. David has joined the communities at Pervasive Media Studio and At Bristol for the next few months to develop Meal Plans, a new project that will imagine the future of food as if it was history.

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Smart Oxford Playable City now open

Thu 4 May, 2017

We are delighted to announce a new global call for submissions for the newly created Smart Oxford Playable City Commission. This brand new Playable City® commission puts people and play at the heart of the city of Oxford, and is our first time partnering with a UK city outside of Bristol.

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We are getting a new Box Office...

Thu 4 May, 2017

We are really excited to announce that we will be refitting our Box Office in June which will involve ripping out the current set up and creating a new more welcoming and friendly space. Read on to find out what's happening.

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Say hi to Pete - and Creative Producers International

Thu 4 May, 2017

Pete Vance is the newest member of the Watershed team. We asked our latest Producer to introduce himself and a brand new programme he's running (Creative Producers International) – and detail how you can get involved, wherever you are in the world…

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Announcing an open call for our 2017 Residencies

Thu 27 Apr, 2017

We are delighted to announce an open call for our 2017 Residencies. Here at Watershed we are passionate about supporting brilliant people working at the intersection of culture, creativity and technology, and our residency programme is built on these solid foundations.

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