Month: May 2020

From Home update from Moving Pictures Theatre May 26th 2020

Moving Pictures Theatre directors Marc Green and Lucy Nordberg continue to manage their new initiative of video posting from all those whose lives have been and are being driven by the current restrictions. It is worth going to the site and taking a look at what is being posted. Some noted additions recently include the …

Containment: from Anna Oliver, Adam Spinks and Tiny Dinosaur Films.

We met Adam Spinks earlier in the year with his mesmerising and worrying psychological thriller “Like Glass”. Now, we have something different an on-line soap opera produced while in lockdown. The premise is simple: from a time in the distant future a generation is trying to make sense of this period through which we now …

The Last Lighthouse Keeper from Moving Pictures Theatre

  We have met independent film company Moving Pictures Theatre (MPT) before with their frontier work on 360 filming. This initiative provides for an immersive film experience via a VR headset. While VR headset work has been used most obviously for gaming and education, its role in art, poetry and plays has been underestimated. With …

Isabella and Coral McCarthy Sommervile and Deborah Espect “From Home”.

So, this is continuing the “From Home ” project, initiated by Brighton-based Moving Pictures Theatre and Language Umbrella Media. Two more beautiful contributions from Brighton filmmaker Deborah Espect (This Blog, July 16th, 2019. Moggy Productions, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ts-7lmrM93o&t=44s) on her own experience of life under, what has become known as, “Lockdown” and where her current situation relates …