Liberty at the BFI Southbank  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 1ST SEPTEMBER 2012

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Sat 12.30pm-3.50pm
 

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Saturday 1st September sees a one-day festival in celebration of Liberty, London's annual disability festival which marks its tenth anniversary with three days of events on the first weekend of the Paralympic games. Liberty at the BFI Southbank is curated by Caglar Kimyoncu and Julie McNamara who led the way in showcasing the work of deaf and disabled filmmakers with the London Disability Film Festival which ran from 1998 until 2006. For this mini festival they have selected two 90-minute shorts including UK premieres by disabled filmmakers.

TIMES & EVENTS:
12.30pm-7.30pm - A multimedia installation by Caglar Kimyoncu, digital artist, filmaker and producer.
12.30pm-1.50pm - New short films from international disabled filmmakers including UK premieres.
2.30pm-3.50pm - New short films from around the UK, with a particular focus on regional works.

 

About BFI Southbank

Originally the National Film Theatre, the BFI Southbank is the perfect film buff's cinema, with three large screens and a smaller studio space showing up to 2000 films a year ranging from classics to independent movies as well as gala openings. It's also the heart of London's many film festivals, and the place to go to see obscure arts films, classics, and seasons of works by great directors. More about BFI Southbank


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BFI London Film FestivalBFI London Film FestivalBFI London Film FestivalEvery October London rolls out the red carpet for the BFI London Film Festival when Hollywood players and Indie film-makers from around the globe come to London. The excellent film programme includes many world premieres and Hollywood blockbusters shown at the famous Leicester Square cinemas as well as more intimate screenings of independent and fo2016-10-05T00:00:00+01002016-10-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Film Events > Film festivals & seasons
DATES  5th to 16th October 2016
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Every October London rolls out the red carpet for the BFI London Film Festival when Hollywood players and Indie film-makers from around the globe come to London. The excellent film programme includes many world premieres and Hollywood blockbusters shown at the famous Leicester Square cinemas as well as more intimate screenings of independent and fo... More about this event
 
 

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