Tag: film

Shop window night

The wonderful Flatpack festival has sort of started, sort of. Although the proper launch of actual screenings you go to is not until the 11th, there’s a sort of “retail outreach programme” going on right now that should bring film…

BiNS Postbag

Couple of interesting emails to BiNS in the past day, both worth bringing to your attention — you may be able to help. First Jane who’s having comic-based film anxiety: “I went into London on the train aged 16 and…

You don’t have to be posh to see Privilege

The Flatpack Festival draws out another gem with a screening of Privilege —  on 16mm at Ikon Eastside on Sunday 15 March. The film is a 1967 exploration of the power of fame, and has depth and darkness not quite…

Leaving Las Brum

Mighty-booshed, twice Oscar-nominated, film director Mike Figgis will be coming to Birmingham on 12 March as the latest speaker in the Boilerhouse Voices series of events. Limited amount of tickets available. [link]

Flatpack Festival Programme Now Online

The Flatpack Festival programme is now online: "Hello there. If you were searching for furniture, this is probably the wrong place. But if you were after five days of unique film events in venues all over Birmingham from 11-15 March…

Wanted: Male and Female Actors

Here's an opportunity to star in a short film being shown 2009 Flatpack Film Festival. The work will be installed into a shop window in the city centre as part of the Festival Film Trail in March. [link]