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An open call for Watershed’s Winter Residencies programme

Posted on Mon 27 Sept 2021

We’re delighted to announce an open call for our funded Winter Residencies programme - we’re looking for two UK based creative practitioners, who need time and support to develop ideas that blend art with technology.

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The Story of a Three-Day Pass
Posted on Thu 23 Sept 2021 by Mark Cosgrove
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A tribute to Melvin Van Peebles from Mark Cosgrove, Watershed Cinema Curator
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Posted on Mon 20 Sept 2021
Watershed, in collaboration with Upstarter and Mark Leaver Consulting, is delivering a training programme for creative businesses at very early and growth stages.
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Posted on Mon 13 Sept 2021
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Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics workshop participant Malaika Kegode’s take on A Man called Adam’s swinging celebration of talent of Black male.

 Auteur(e?)  

Posted on Mon 13 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics Workshop participants Jake Abatan on how positive change within the industry can start from small acts of resistance.

 Rewriting Film History (with the Women in it)  

Posted on Mon 13 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics Workshop participant Nadira Begum on the rich history of female ‘geniuses’ in cinema in front and behind the camera.

 French New Wave influences in The Story of a Three-Day Pass  

Posted on Fri 10 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics Workshop participant Yasmin Omar explores the French New Wave influences in The Story of a Three-Day Pass (1967).

 The More the Merrier (1943)  

Posted on Fri 10 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics Workshop participant Angela Moore on discovering the sexiest scene in a 1940s Hollywood romantic comedy.

 Revisiting New Hollywood Through a 2021 Lens: Jane Fonda’s Klute  

Posted on Thu 9 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Workshop participant Catherine Putman asks if Klute were to be remade today, would the detective role be awarded to a man?

 The Read on Film TikTok  

Posted on Thu 9 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics workshop participant Ian Wang on the reasons why TikToks about cinema might be less interesting than TikToks as cinema.

Depict 2021 shortlist is now live!

Posted on Wed 8 Sept 2021

Watch, vote and comment!

 There is a Dog on the Boat  

Posted on Tue 7 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics participant Charlotte Geater on learning to watch and learning to be watched, inspired by early silent films.

 My Private Pantheon  

Posted on Tue 7 Sept 2021

Cinema Rediscovered 2021 Film Critics workshop participant Clare Brunton on reclaiming the pantheon for herself.

The BFI London Film Festival 2021... in Bristol

Posted on Tue 7 Sept 2021

The BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express will once again return to Bristol screens as film lovers across the country will be given an opportunity to...

 September 2021 Cinema Podcast

Posted on Tue 31 Aug 2021

Mark Cosgrove is joined by Gary Thompson and Adam Murray to look ahead to Cables & Cameras Presents: INSPIRED – a weekend featuring a whole range of conversations, screenings and events exploring Black/POC culture and talent, both in front of and behind the camera.