September 2012

Elbow release B-sides album, Dead in the Boot

Posted on 24th September, 2012

A photograph Mark took when touring with the band many moons ago, is now the sleeve for their new album, Dead in the Boot.

http://m.elbow.co.uk/news/dead-in-the-boot-out-today/

Portrait of an Athlete screened at WE PLAY Expo

Posted on 24th September, 2012

Portrait of an Athlete gets a screening at Preston's weekend festival to celebrate the North-West's role in the Cultural Olympiad. The film follows the Vanuatu Vollyball team as they acclimatise to their new training grounds in sunny Crewe...

http://www.nwfor2012.com/whatson/portraitofanathletepreston#.UDYvF60XdnA

Blackpool wins 3 million for arts and culture

Posted on 24th September, 2012

A short film made by SoupCo, in support of Blackpool's funding application, proved an invaluable tool in their bid. Having spent a fair bit of time in Blackpool in Research and Development with Blackpool Council, we're looking forward to seeing the effects the funding will have on the local arts community.

www.altblackpool.co.uk/blackpool-wins-3-million-in-arts-council-funding/

Build The Truce goes live

Posted on 6th September, 2012

Build The Truce is now up and running at Imperial War Musuem North and Imperial War Museum London. Using interviews with civilians, ex-combatants and aid workers, the film explores the prospects of peace in post-war areas such as Kosovo, Northern Ireland and Sierra Leone.
The 360 degree projection at IWM North shows in the Main Exhibition Space at 2pm every day and runs in a loop all day at IWM London.

http://blogs.iwm.org.uk/truce/2012/07/25/big-picture-show-at-iwm-north/#...