What’s on

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Activity highlights

Although the Watershed building may be closed we are still sharing different ways for you all to enjoy and experience highlights from across our activity - cinema, creative tech, the Pervasive Media Studio, Rife Magazine and many more Watershed projects.

Cook Off + Craft Workshop

 Classified PG  Beyond Boundaries presents: Films in Your Front Room
Cook Off Screening + Craft Workshop
Streaming on Sat 8 Aug at 17:00
Live stream
Yearning for a better life, a single mother with a passion for cooking gets a shot at greatness when her son enters her into a top reality cooking show.

Queer Vision: But I’m a Cheerleader! + Quiz and Live Performance

 Classified 15  Beyond Boundaries presents: Films in Your Front Room
But I’m a Cheerleader! Screening + Quiz and Live Performance
Streaming on Thu 13 Aug at 19:30
Live stream
A cult classic since its release in 1999, But I’m A Cheerleader! is a queer coming of age film which takes a satirical look at the prevalence of US conversion camps.

The Silence of Others + Director Q&A

 Classified 15  S   Beyond Boundaries presents: Films in Your Front Room
The Silence of Others + Director Q&A
Streaming on Thu 27 Aug at 19:30
Live stream
Filmed over six years, the documentary reveals the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under General Franco, as they organise a groundbreaking international lawsuit around the crimes they suffered.

Unexpected/Experimental: Shorts from the South West + Q&A

 Classified 15  Beyond Boundaries presents: Films in Your Front Room
Unexpected/Experimental: Shorts from the South West + Q&A
Streaming on Thu 20 Aug at 19:30
Live stream
A screening of short films from South West filmmakers followed by Q&A with some of the filmmakers.

Papicha

 Classified CTBA  S   Watershed Recommends: Fri 7 - Thu 13 Aug
Papicha
Streaming now
Streaming
Lifting the lid on the radical events of the Algerian Civil War, writer/director Mounia Meddour’s debut feature follows the trials and tribulations of a group of determined young women as they come face to face with a new, dangerous reality.
Lunchtime Talk: Can Games Be Serious
Streaming on Fri 14 Aug at 13:00
Live stream
In this Lunchtime Talk, Studio resident Claire Morwood and Chella Ramanan of 3-Fold Games will be introducing their recently released video game, Before I Forget - a short narrative exploration about a woman suffering from early-onset dementia.
August 2020 Cinema Podcast

August 2020 Cinema Podcast

This month we take a pause in our monthly podcast as we prepare for re-opening.

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