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23 April 2015: Jan Peters …but I still haven’t figured out the meaning of life


For part #5 of our Teaser Screening series we present Jan Peters’ auto-biographical work-in-progress…but I still haven’t figured out the meaning of life, 18 self-portraits shot on various formats from Super-8 to mobile phone, covering his complex existence from 24 to 40 years old.

As we gear up to the cinema opening this June we will be hosting a number of regular evening film screenings, events and readings so look out for further programme updates to be announced soon.
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30 April 2015: PURGE Liberated Film catalogue launch

30 April 2015: PURGE Liberated Film catalogue launch

For part #6 of our Teaser Screening series, PURGE will launch its first Liberated Film catalogue at Close-Up. PURGE is a Liberated Film banner, supporting and distributing work formed and produced beyond the trappings of commodity culture.
7 May 2015: Here Is Always Somewhere Else – The Disappearance Of Bas Jan Ader

7 May 2015: Here Is Always Somewhere Else – The Disappearance Of Bas Jan Ader

For part #7 of our Teaser Screening series, writer, cultural critic and journalist Juliet Jacques will introduce a documentary on the life and work of artist Bas Jan Ader. The film will be followed by a selection of Ader's film and video works during which Jacques will read a short text relating to Bas Jan Ader's decision to cross the Atlantic on a 13ft boat.

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VIDEO

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.
VIDEO

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.