Green Man Festival

2007-2011 in Glanusk Park, Powys

For five years we enjoyed an annual residency in the big-top cinema tent at the reliably excellent Green Man Festival, presenting a range of oddball midnight screenings, raucous family matinees and live guests.

2007
Painlevé rescore by Pram/Film Ficciones; Dougal and the Blue Cat on 16mm.

2008
Bibio; Travelling for a Living; Blood Tea and Red String; Mr Hopkinson’s Computer; Forbidden Zone; Sugarfoot Stomp.

2009
Man of Aran with live score by British Sea Power; The Moon and the Sledgehammer; Outer Sight; Paul Shallcross accompanying Laurel and Hardy; Ben Rivers films.

2010
Separado with Gruff Rhys Q&A; Nuts in May; Sunrise with live score by Alcyona Mick; A Town Called Panic; Ponyo.

2011
Ghost Box night featuring The Shout and Pye Corner Audio; plus kids matinees.


Poster by Julian House.

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