Support Close-Up's New Cinema

Just over a year ago we were presented with the exciting opportunity to create our own cinema and establish a unique film centre in East London.

There have been many exciting developments along the way as the scale of the project has grown significantly. This has also pushed us to the edge of our financial resources so we have launched a fundraising campaign to raise the vital funds needed to make this project a success.

Your support at this stage is essential:

Please Donate Here

We will keep you informed with updates throughout the project and look forward to welcoming you in September!



The Girl Chewing Gum

By John Smith

In The Girl Chewing Gum an authoritative voice-over pre-empts the events occurring in the image, seeming to order not only the people. Cars and moving objects within the screen but also the actual camera movements operated on the street in view.

Line Describing Your Mom

By Michael Robinson

This is the new choreography of devotion, via the vlog of southern nightmares. This is the light that never goes out. This is the line describing your mom.

We The People

By Ben Rivers

A person is heard fleeing an angry mob – yet the uncannily empty streets show no sign of the chase. A never-ending nightmare. Sound reveals the hidden history in an imagined place.



Monument Film: An Interview with Peter Kubelka

By Pamela Jahn

Following the recent release of Martina Kudláček's Fragments Of Kubelka, read Peter Kulbelka in an interview with Pamela Jahn.