A programme of short experimental films inspired by Shakespeare
Curated by Michaela Freeman
SAT 9 DECEMBER - 1pm, 2pm, 3pm with introduction by Charles Sharman-Cox, 4pm and 5pm
Charles Sharman-Cox – Caliban Remix – 12:42
‘When love sails away, you either sink or swim. In Caliban Remix, swimming is the only option’. a contemporary riff on the love hate relationship between two of Shakespeare’s most enigmatic characters, the magician, Prospero and his servant slave, Caliban.
Koen van Loocke (BE) – Sea of Salt 2:06
A short film based on a quote from Romeo and Juliet.
David Valentine (UK) – Computer Love 7:06
What would Romeo and Juliet be like today? A chat room romance.
Adriano Vessichelli (IT/UK) – Odio 1:26
The story of someone (neither human nor animal) who experienced in his life social exclusion and threatening.
Inspired from the Tempest by W.Shakespeare
Kim Noce / Mewlab (UK) – Live-in-Idleness 4:40
A film exploring the fleeting delusional love relationship between Titania and Bottom, made with charcoal on paper, the images are a series of drawings, constantly erased and retraced.