Cinema Rediscovered 2018
Please note: This event took place in July 2018
Join us for the third edition of Cinema Rediscovered - a chance to discover some of the finest new digital restorations, contemporary classics and film print rarities from across the globe where they were meant to be experienced - on the big screen.
Film Hub South West
Watershed is the regional Hub Lead Organisation for the BFI’s Film Audience Network initiative to develop audiences for a broader range of film. We work with cinemas, film exhibitors and distributors across the South West to promote great British and international independent cinema.
Depict, Watershed’s short filmmaking competition, has been challenging filmmakers since 1998 to make 90-second mini movie masterpieces.
Talks and interviews recorded as part of our annual Filmic programme, exploring the enduring relationship between music and moving image.
Cinema Rediscovered 2017
Thu 27 - Sun 30 July 2017
Join us for the second edition of Cinema Rediscovered - a chance to discover some of the finest new digital restorations, contemporary classics and film print rarities from across the globe where they were meant to be experienced - on the big screen.
Conversations About Cinema: Impact of Conflict
Ended in June 2015
Opening up issues, debates and discussion through film.
A regional professional development scheme for filmmakers, developing a network of talent in and around Bristol, Sheffield, and Nottingham.
BEAM Live was an evening of music and live iPad art which took place at Watershed as part of Filmic.
McLuhan's Message Seminars
Ended in October 2011
A collection of panel discussions exploring the relevance of McLuhan's ideas to the modern world as we now know it.
Ended in October 2011
Celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the birth of Canadian academic and thinker, Marshall McLuhan – a season of seminars, special events, and screenings, and a dedicated website containing articles, interviews, films, and resources.
Bernard Herrmann Centenary
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.
Ended in December 2010
A year-long season of events reflecting on cinema from 2000-09 and the films that began to define a new century of cinema.
Europa Cinema Entrepreneur of the Year
In November 2010 Watershed, selected from among 1000 cinemas across 500 European cities, was awarded a major international prize by Europa Cinemas naming Watershed as 'Entrepreneur of the Year'.
Intense Intimacy: The Cinema of Claire Denis
Ended in July 2010
In 2010 Watershed celebrated the work of French director, Claire Denis, with a retrospective marking the release of her feature, 'White Material'.
Cannes Film Festival 2010
Mark Cosgrove, Watershed's Head of Programme, talks about his trip to the film festival.
John Smith: Hotel Diaries
Ended in November 2008
An award-winning experimental filmmaker who is noted for his use of humour in his films, which typically explore the medium of filmmaking itself
Between Heaven and Hell: The Films of Ulrich Seidl
Ended in October 2008
In 2008 Watershed celebrated the work of Austrian director, writer, and producer Ulrich Seidl with this microsite.