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Easter in Art – Exhibition on Screen

Tuesday 12th April 2022

This beautifully crafted film explores the Easter story as depicted in art, from the time of the early Christians to the present day.


Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo

Wednesday 9th March 2022

Released to coincide with International Women’s Day. Take a journey through the life of a true icon, discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life.


A Cake of Painted Tin – Panel discussion & screening event

Thursday 18th November 2021

Artist Katy Richardson alongside collaborators and curator Lucy Rollins will present this moving image & sound work exploring the experiences of writer Antonia White.


Three Films by Bedwyr Williams + Artist Q&A

Thursday 11th November 2021

In parallel with Bedwyr Williams' exhibition at KARST, this programme presents films made since he represented Wales at the 2013 Venice Biennale with his first video installation.


SuperSPREADER + Daisies (15)

Friday 22nd October 2021

Tom and Katy Richardson invite you to step back in time to Lockdown 1, March 2020, when, despite the obvious horror of the situation, there was creative energy abounding.


Mohini Chandra: Artist Talk & Publication Launch

Thursday 30th September 2021

Join us to hear artist Mohini Chandra discuss her new exhibition at MIRROR (The gallery at Plymouth College of Art).


Art For Sams Sake

Saturday 26th September 2020 - Sunday 27th September 2020

Plymouth Art Weekender Event. An exhibition of paintings showing in the Plymouth Arts Cinema Box Office, in association with the Samaritans.


Artists in the Cinema: Tyneside Projections Commission 2020

Sunday 1st March 2020 - Thursday 30th April 2020

The annual Projections commissions from Tyneside Cinema ask artists to make short films specifically for the context of the cinema. The four films commissionned for 2020 will be shown unannounced – a surprise encounter! – before selected films in...


Directions Screening #3: Utopian Landscapes

Thursday 20th February 2020

A mix of short films that both embody ideas of Utopia and sometimes descend into strange dystopian shadow plays.


Coffee! Cake! Cinema! Plymouth Art Weekender

Sunday 29th September 2019

We will be participating in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning from 10 - 12.30 on Sunday 29th September where you can grab something delicious to eat while watching a selection of films made by Plymouth based moving image artists.

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