animate! Extending the Image in Hull and Hastings

4 & 5 August 2006

A special programme of recent commissions from the animate! project, venturing into fresh narrative territories and visual forms way beyond the frame-by-frame confines of conventional animation.

In each of the ten films in Extending the Image : animate! 02-05 the artist breaks the rules and the exhilaration is compelling:

13 by Simon Faithfull, Dad’s Dead by Chris Shepherd, Exposure by Peter Collis, Flight by Dryden Goodwin, Minema Cinema by Tim Hope, Perpetual Motion in the Land of Milk and Honey by AL + AL, BAFTA-nominated Rabbit by Run Wrake, Rotting Artist by Ann Course & Paul Clark, Tulips at Dawn by Rosie Pedlow and Who I Am and What I Want by David Shrigley & Chris Shepherd.

Friday 4 August 2006 19:30
Hull Screen

Hull Screen Cinema
University of Lincoln
George Street
Hull HU1 3BW
box office: (01482) 327 600
admission: £5.00 / £4.00 concessions
Hull Film website › Map ›

Saturday 5 August 2006 16:00
Electric Palace Hastings

Electric Palace Cinema
39a High Street
East Sussex TN34 3ER
box office: (01424) 720 393
admission: £4.00 / £3.00 concessions
Electric Palace website ›

This screening of Extending the Image at the Electric Palace is on the culminating day of the Hastings Shot by the Sea / Off the Wall festival (28 July - 5 August).

animate! also presents a special U-certificate young persons’ festival programme in Hastings earlier the same day.

Beyond Imagination proves that there is so much more to animation than simply… animation. It isn’t just Wallace & Gromit and Ice Age, so if you enjoy challenging your eyes and mind then animate! is for you! No simple-minded cartoon stuff here. 9 animate! commissions… prepare to be amazed:

Careful by Damian Gascoigne, Hypnomart Joe Magee & Alistair Gentry, Jukebox by Run Wrake, Miles from Anywhere by Gary Carpenter, Minema Cinema by Tim Hope, Mr Price by Tim Webb, SKZCP by Riccardo Iacono, Sunset Strip by Kayla Parker and Tulips at Dawn by Rosie Pedlow.

Saturday 5 August 2006 10:30
Hastings Castle

Festival Dome tent
Hastings Castle
West Hill
box office: 0845 274 1001
admission: £4.00 / £3.00 concessions : bring a cushion!

28 July - 5 August 2006 Shot by the Sea festival website ›

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