Hidden Door, Saturday 29th March
Full details here: http://hiddendoorblog.org/2014/02/07/day-2-saturday-29-march/
Programmed by Broken Records, featuring:
The Birthday Suit (Rod Jones from Idlewild)
The Hidden Cinema programme is proud to host an Animation Showcase featuring a pick of the best animation shorts from Edinburgh College of Art not only current students' work, but also some of the best work from award-winning past students too, and promises to absolutely spellbinding!
Hidden Door's cinema in Arch 17 will host a looping show of animation from Edinburgh College of Art that spans 15 years of films from one of the best animation departments in the country, you'll see films that have won BAFTAs, Royal Television Society Awards and Oscar nominations, as well as more unusual, thought provoking films that are rarely screened. These longer films will be interspersed with short experimental works completed in January this year. All of these shorter films were completed in a 24 hour period, and the students were required to make 1 a day, for 10 days. Animation students from Edinburgh, Salford, Sofia, Lucerne and Vancouver worked with musicians and composers from Edinburgh, Arnhem, Sofia and Plovdiv to create 465 films in 10 days. You will be seeing the films that were elected most interesting by the people who took part in the project.
PROJECT SPACE PROGRAMME
As if this wasn't enough, the Prgramme for the Project Space features 2 fantastic events on this evening:
Vision Mechanics present an astonishing show based on contemporary puppetry.
The Hidden Door Camarade project
In a unique avant-garde and literary poetry event, 20 of the UK's most dynamic poets will premiere original collaborative poetry in pairs in the Project Space. These ten new works will show the radical possibilities of experimentation and collaboration when allied the most exciting young poets in Great Britain, with poets from Manchester, London and in the main, our very own Edinburgh. Featuring Ryan Van Winkle, Jow Lindsay, Samantha Walton & many others. Curated by SJ Fowler & The Enemies project www.weareenemies.com
Earlier in the day more spoken word
The Vault words.
Join us for an hour long walking tour of the Vault installations where contemporary poets will read original works written in response to the pioneering artwork being exhibited during the Hidden door festival, as we stroll from vault to vault, stopping to hear the poet's share their work.
The Market Street Vaults (View)
East Market Street
Edinburgh EH8 8BG
|Minimum Age: 18
|Kid Friendly: No
|Dog Friendly: No