First Person film screening

CAN and Filmonik have collaborated on First Person, a screening of powerful and surprising digital portraits created by 16 artists over 5 days. The event takes place at The Wonder Inn, one of the most exciting new arts & events spaces to pop up in the centre of Manchester. First Person is the culmination of […]

First Person – Digital Portraits: Identity + Practice

Community Arts North West and Filmonik invite artists from diverse cultural backgrounds and creative practices to take part in an exciting new talent-development opportunity. First Person will enable participants to produce a new piece of artists’ film and video that explores the relationship between their artistic practice and personal identity. Through a series of workshops, […]

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Digital Portraits: Identity + Practice *APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED* Community Arts North West (CAN) and Filmonik invite artists from diverse cultural backgrounds and creative practices to take part in an exciting, new talent-development opportunity. First Person will enable participants to produce a new piece of artist’s film & video that explores the relationship between their […]

First Person

First Person Digital Portraits: Identity + Practice First Person was the culmination of a week-long collaborative filmmaking process, using Filmonik‘s intensive, part jam, part creative boot-camp, filmmaking methods. During this limited timescale, participants developed their creative ideas and skills; writing, directing, editing and publicly screening their films. The project’s aim was to enable participants to produce […]

Lisapo – the Congolese Tales: film screening

Thursday 19 March, 5-7pm  Central Library Performance Space Lisapo has recorded, preserved and shared the untold stories of the Congolese community living in Greater Manchester.  The oral histories collected for this project are now included in our archives.  A performance featuring song, spoken word, narration, moving image, theatre and dance was created from these stories and […]

Digital Sparks Première

Join us in a celebration of Digital Sparks at Touchstones Rochdale on Friday 6th December. Digital Sparks is a digital media project developed by CAN in partnership with the Petrus Community, and with artists AlbinoMosquito. We will be premiering two short films, The Hole and RoofLess, which provide a moving insight into the challenges, hopes, […]

Digital Sparks

Digital Sparks is a digital media project produced by CAN and developed by The Petrus Community who provide support to people with housing needs. The creative process is led by AlbinoMosquito, a leading creative agency based in the heart of Manchester, who deliver sets and AV design for theatre, music videos, documentaries, app development, viral […]