12 Days of Christmas

Part of ten drummers drumming from 12days.net
Ended in December 2000
In 2000, children from Bristol schools created twelve pieces of web art based on the Twelve Days of Christmas song.

18 Summers

18 Summers
Ended in March 2010
Digital Stories by fourteen older people (aged 50+) from across Europe, recording their memories of the summer they turned eighteen.

90 Second Challenge 2005

90 second challenge logo
Ended in June 2005
Over 140 films made by people from across Bristol, the site also includes a range of resources for aspiring filmmakers.

90 Second Film Challenge

90 second challenge logo and image
Ended in September 2012
A fun film challenge that encouraged businesses in Bristol’s Temple Quarter Enterprise zone to get creative and make a short film.

A Personal History of Corruption

Screenshot from A Personal History of Corruption by Joe Magee
Ended in September 2002
This playful online artwork by Joe Magee toys with the idea of interaction and corruption.

Aardman Animations FILMCLUB Q&A

Aardman Animations FILMCLUB Q&A
Makers of Aardman Animations 'The Pirates!' discuss how animation is made and their work in the creative industry.


Image from Afterworld by Simon Poulter
Ended in August 2000
Artist Simon Poulter created Afterworld, a series of six works investigating online and offline culture, for the Clark/DA2 Bursary.

Akira Neo-Tokyo Night

Akira Neo-Tokyo Night
A short film documenting the planning, publicity and production of an Akira post screening party.

Art Tea in the Vanish Van

Photo from Art Tea in the Vanish Van event
Ended in October 2005
Art Tea gave tea and cakes to shoppers waiting for buses and invited them to view a makeshift camera obscura.

Artist Talk: Polyrhythmia

Artist Talk: Polyrhythmia
In this event artist Jen Southern discusses 'Polyrhythmia', in conversation with Site Gallery director Laura Sillars.


BEAM Live was an evening of music and live iPad art which took place at Watershed as part of Filmic.

Bernard Herrmann Centenary

Photo of Bernard Herrmann
Ended in June 2011
A series of talks, articles, and interviews celebrating the work of composer Bernard Herrmann, of Psycho, Vertigo and Taxi Driver fame.

Between Heaven and Hell: The Films of Ulrich Seidl

Still from 'Animal Love'
Ended in October 2008
In 2008 Watershed celebrated the work of Austrian director, writer, and producer Ulrich Seidl with this microsite.

BFI Film Academy Bristol

Young people as part of camera crew
Current activity
The film and television industry in the UK is thriving but a skills shortage and lack of diversity within the sector threaten to undermine it's future. The BFI Film Academy identifies and nurtures young talent to help the sector continue to thrive.

BikeTAG Play Test: Colour Keepers

Promotional image of BikeTAG
Ended in June 2013
Part exploration, part battle, part collaboration, part art experience...

Breath Hold

Still from Susannah Silver’s Breath Hold
Ended in April 2003
Susannah Silver, recipient of the 4th Clark Bursary, presents excerpts from her dreamy two screen video installation exploring time.

Bristol Bhangra Facedances

Still from Facedance
Ended in February 2009
Lively and entertaining video portraits of peoples’ faces filmed whilst listening to Bhangra music.

Bristol Stories

Bristol Stories website
Ended in July 2009
A creative digital storytelling project giving an insight into the lives of Bristolians and their experience of the city.