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Birmingham’s What I Think With

Dir: Tom Pickard
UK 1991, 50 mins
Cert: U*

Video Strolls present an evening of ambulatory entertainment built around Tom Pickard’s 1991 film Birmingham’s What I Think With. This one-hour documentary follows poet Roy Fisher around various hidden corners of Birmingham, dragging a front door from the Handsworth home where he grew up. In support you will find a selection of short films and talks exploring place, people and journeying. Guests include filmmaker Liberty Rowley and artist David Rowan.

*Recommended

See also: to whet your appetite, Birmingham Literature Festival are hosting a Roy Fisher Celebration at St Philip’s Cathedral on Wednesday 12 October. The evening includes readings by Ian McMillan and Luke Kennard, and the unveiling of a new Fisher collection.

Details

Date :
October 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Event Tags:
Birmingham On Film, Video Strolls
This event was part of Birmingham on Film

Venue

Centrala
Centrala Art Gallery, Unit 4 Minerva Works,
Birmingham, B5 5RT United Kingdom
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Phone:
0121 439 3050
Website:
centrala-space.org.uk
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Tickets

Tickets will be available from the venue on the day - box office opens 30 minutes before the advertised event start time.