Film

Learning friendship and self-love: A letter to thirteen-year-old me

US teen movie Eighth Grade is coming to Watershed – and thirteen-year-old Kayla’s (Elsie Fisher) awkward journey through adolescence is...

Us, and what it reminded me about the magic of black survival

From fear to unexpected feelings, Asmaa talks about how important black horror really is.
Film / Social Issues / / Asmaa Jama

Why are we so bad at talking about family illness?

When Tim found out about her mum's cancer, she felt paralysed.
Arts/Culture / Film / Social Issues / / Tim Lo

Somebody's Child: an expression of love

Tim’s debut solo film is an expression of love created in response to her mother’s illness.
Art / Arts/Culture / Bristol / Film / / Tim Lo

A Crash Course in the Wonderful World of Spike Lee

Don’t know where to start with Spike Lee’s films?

Boys Like Us: a journey through identity and self-discovery

Filmmaker Mikael Techane’s debut short film ‘Boys Like Us’ is an affecting reflection on the pains of growing up.
Art / Arts/Culture / Bristol / Film / / Mikael Techane

A Star is Born: The Price of Fame

Dana reflects on the hit film and asks if it fits in with how we see IRL celebs Please note...
Film / / Dana Archer

Representation onscreen and in the director's chair

  Samantha asks why female directors are so few and far between - and what we can do about it The...
Arts/Culture / Film / / Samantha Dunn

Meet the Cutting-edge Collaborative Breaking Boundaries in VR

The Othvrs are a young, new, barrier-breaking VR collaborative group on a mission.
Arts/Culture / Bristol / Film / Upskilling / / Tim Lo

One More Fall: a short documentary about female skaters

Watch this short film about two Bristol-based skaters and find out how skating defines them.
Bristol / Film / / Bex Rose