Flatpack 11




History History History

April 6, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:40 pm
Deborah Pearson delves into her own family history to reflect on the way we continually reshape and censor the past.

The Shared Individual

April 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 7:40 pm
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One event on April 7, 2017 at 12:00pm

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A genuinely pioneering example of augmented reality mixing film, theatre, performance, and technological trickery.

Closedown

April 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
After 100+ events and screenings, let’s brace ourselves for the return of normality and bid farewell to the hub. The closing night at ...

The Giant

April 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The debut feature from long-time Flatpack favourite Johannes Nyholm.

Mulholland Drive

April 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The twisted parable of aspiring actress Betty Elms (Naomi Watts) as she becomes lost in a dangerous world, now in 4k.

First Acts Futures: Creative Career Surgery

April 7, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:15 pm
Starting life in 2012 as a late-night shorts strand on Channel 4, Random Acts has grown into a platform-straddling hive of creativity ...

Ways of Seeing

April 8, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
John Berger's film-essay critique of the traditionalist view of Western art and visual culture.

Studio_LAB

April 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
A live workspace for a series of experimental workshops and masterclasses with BCU students.

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

April 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Revisiting the herculean tussle between NY city architect Robert Moses and campaigner Jane Jacobs.

Canalia / Free Canoe and Bike hire

April 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Canalia 12-5pm at the Roundhouse First aired last autumn as part of the Birmingham on Film archive season, this compilation features a ...

Funny Squared

April 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Relax with this comedy programme that travels from the UK to the US with a Finnish detour.

Zoology

April 6, 2017 @ 8:15 pm - 9:45 pm
A zookeeper has her life turned upside down when she unexpectedly grows a tail in this satire from Ivan Tverdovsky.

Holorama

April 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Holorama is filmmaker Jeff Desom's answer to a modern day optical theatre.

Badego Presents: Territory Studio

April 5, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
David Sheldon-Hicks and Ryan Rafferty-Phelan from Territory Studio take you behind the scenes of their motion graphics and VFX work ...

Colour Box activities

April 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Patrick Centre will be transformed into a playground of drop-in activities and fun workshops suitable for under 11s.

Rum Runner Revisited

April 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
DJ Dick will be dusting off some vinyl with music videos, photos and flyers from the early 80s .

Mini Oramics Workshop

April 8, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A chance to play with Oramics for the first time in 40 years.

Still Moving

April 5, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Is it still or is it moving?

In The Cut

April 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An aquatic selection of moving image works tailored to the unique Roundhouse building.

Random Acts Showcase

April 7, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Channel’s 4’s most recent iteration of its Random Acts series, putting the spotlight on young artists from the Midlands

Wholesale Memory

April 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wholesale Memory is a project run by Friction Arts to preserve the heritage and stories of Birmingham's Wholesale Market.

On the Edge

April 7, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 9:35 pm
Imagination is unleashed and the classic rules of storytelling are overturned...

Ways of Something

April 9, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
A heady stew of animation, 3D rendering, gifs, film remix and webcam performance in 30-minute episodes.

Take Me High + Brumburger

April 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Another chance to marvel at this Cliff Richard canal & burger themed oddity.

Behind the Music

April 7, 2017 @ 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
An informal discussion is a chance to peek beneath the bonnet of two films...

Momus

April 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Momus is a singer, writer, artist and occasional tour guide from Edinburgh, currently living in Osaka. In the 1980s he was signed to ...

Mindhorn

April 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Mindhorn is a long-forgotten 80s detective drama about a private detective on the Isle of Man with a bionic eye-patch.

Clash

April 8, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
The second feature by Mohamed Diab set in post-revolution Cairo.

Bugs + The Wilderness

April 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Danish Documentary filmmaker Andreas Johnsen travels the world to investigate insects as an alternative food resource.

New Archaeologies of Digital Media

April 6, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join our panel as they discuss the practicalities of bringing new life to old media, screening examples from the bygone '90s.

Floating Cinema Shorts

April 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ikon will be screening a selection of experimental shorts from some of Jean Painléve' his contemporaries on their boat.

Is That a Woman In the Box?

April 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Very rarely do we imagine that the person working away in the box behind us might be a woman.

Post-Paradise[x]

April 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Composers and artists from near and far come to perform in the heart of Digbeth

The Shared Individual

April 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - April 7, 2017 @ 7:40 pm
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One event on April 6, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on April 6, 2017 at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 3:30pm

One event on April 7, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on April 7, 2017 at 3:30pm

One event on April 7, 2017 at 7:00pm

A genuinely pioneering example of augmented reality mixing film, theatre, performance, and technological trickery.

The Jungle Book

April 8, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join man-cub Mowgli, Baloo the bear and the rest of the gang for a one-off screening of this Walt Disney classic.

Ordinary Heroes

April 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:20 pm
Seven films that share a keen sense of observation and a sincere admiration for their subjects.

Flatpack 11

April 4, 2017 @ 8:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
After a wonderful 10th birthday celebration in 2016, Flatpack 11 is all grown up and ready to give Birmingham a festival to remember. ...

The Festival of (In)appropriation #9

April 6, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A selection of contemporary shorts all the way from LA that rework the familiar into something entirely different.

Homelands + Q&A

April 5, 2017 @ 7:45 pm - 9:30 pm
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Music documentary engineered by Birmingham's own Punch Records.

Holosphere

April 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Birmingham based VR production house Holosphere will be opening their doors to the public for the first time.

Just Eat It + Junk Food Cafe

April 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
In a world restricted by expiry dates, how much food do we waste in the name of perfection?

Behind the Camera 1

April 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
An opportunity to meet and hear from various filmmakers whose work is screening in the competition.

Everything

April 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
The blurb for this new PS4 game is not your average gaming PR. “Everything is an interactive experience where everything you see ...

Flatpack 2017 Awards

April 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us as we bid our farewells to another festival, and give out those coveted allen keys to the finest shorts at this year’s festival ...

Kill Bill vol.1

April 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Beatrix Kiddo awakens from a 4-year coma and sets out on a quest to murder Bill, her former lover and partner in crime.

Kino Train

April 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Thursday 4 – Sunday 9 April, 10am-6pm New Street Station – Departure boards, main concourse In the years following the ...

Cartoon Rock

April 9, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
An established Sunday morning tradition at Flatpack, the ingredients for Cartoon Rock are fairly simple: great cartoons and breakfast ...

Opening Night: Segundo de Chomón

April 4, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A rare opportunity to venture inside one of Birmingham’s landmarks, and to rediscover a forgotten master of silent film.

Radio Garden

April 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - April 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
The radio relaxation room where visitors can tune into any place around the globe.

London Overground

April 9, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join Hackney-dwelling writer and psychogeographer Iain Sinclair on a 35 mile circular yomp around the London Overground.

Pick n Mix

April 8, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
An overview of the creativity and diversity that can be found in the short format.

Behind the Camera 2

April 9, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Joining us on Sunday afternoon after their competition screenings earlier that day, are Nick Jordan (Thought Broadcasting), Ross Hogg ...

Rejetée

April 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Sellotape Cinema asks the question: if La Jetée was a sound-synchronised slide presentation, would it still be a film?

Inside VR

April 6, 2017 @ 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Meet the artists behind Flatpack's VR events talking about their practice and the artistic possibilities VR creates.

Fraud + Twisted

April 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
A struggling family become modern American outlaws, when living beyond their means takes a turn for the worse.