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The Attraction,  Dir: Antoine Le Gallo (Depict 2020 shortlist)

Depict '21 Call for Entries

Posted on Mon 1 Mar, 2021

Submissions are now open for Depict ’21 – Watershed’s ultra-short film competition, part of Encounters Film Festival.

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March 2021 Cinema Podcast
Length: 36m 27s
This month Mark Cosgrove, Watershed Cinema Curator, is joined by historian, writer and curator Edson Burton and Matchbox Cine producer Megan Mitchell. They share how their cultural life has changed and adapted over the last several months, and some of the things they have been enjoying and found themselves unexpectedly watching.
Mushrooms with their roots entangled
Posted on Thu 18 Feb 2021
Following an open call for our Spring Residencies programme, we’re delighted to announce the two Bristol-based artists who will develop ideas exploring environmental emergencies, technology and possible futures.
February 2021 Cinema Podcast
Length: 37m 48s
With the Watershed building and cinemas still closed, Mark Cosgrove (Watershed Cinema Curator) talks with Watershed friends to share their recent small screen highlights from film and TV series, old and new.
January 2021 Cinema Podcast

 January 2021 Cinema Podcast

Posted on Mon 21 Dec 2020

In January's short podcast Mark Cosgrove, Watershed Cinema Curator, shares films to look forward that would have screened in 2020 and a hint of plans and optimism in the air for 2021.

 How we are reimagining recruitment at Watershed 

Posted on Thu 17 Dec 2020 by Tony Bhajam

Practical steps for making recruitment more inclusive, through more accessible and human experiences.
December 2020 Cinema Podcast

 December 2020 Cinema Podcast

Posted on Mon 30 Nov 2020

While the halcyon days of films being released into the cinema seem a distant memory and Watershed Cinemas were more closed than open, this month's podcast still finds a rich array of fantastic films to remember from 2020.

Watershed recognised on UK Social Enterprise Roll of Honour

Posted on Wed 25 Nov 2020

The outstanding work of Watershed, led by CEO Clare Reddington, over the course of the pandemic has been recognised at a special event bringing together the UK's business community.

Meet Container: the new online magazine about creative technology

Posted on Fri 20 Nov 2020

Launching today, Container puts the spotlight on the people and processes behind creative tech, and provides a platform for voices outside the mainstream.

Watershed and Lockdown

Posted on Mon 2 Nov 2020

The Watershed building will temporarily close from 22:00 on Wed 4 Nov

'Britains First Media Centre': A History of Bristol's Watershed Cinema, 1964-1998

Published on Sun 1 Nov 2020

Research article examining the origins and development of Watershed, 1964-1998.