New Shorts: Obsessions
Institute of Contemporary Arts

For Somebody Else, Dir. James Cooper, UK, 2018, 4 min, English


Examining obsessive tendencies, whether for something or someone, for good or ill. These shorts delve into a carousel of fixations, from Delia Derbyshire’s love affair with synths pioneering British electronic music, to die-hard fans meeting their ’80s icons at the prison gates. We’ve Caroline Catz’s (Doc Martin) directorial debut, as well as performances from Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion) and Troy’s Joseph Mawle. 97 min

Programme:

Jo, Ben Hector, UK, 14 min
For Somebody Else, James Cooper, UK, 4 min
My Mother, Charlie Manton, UK, 18 min
Nosebleed, Luna Carmoon, UK, 9 min
Delia Derbyshire: The Myths and the Legendary Tapes, Caroline Catz, UK, 12 min
Pommel, Paris Zarcilla, UK, 20 min
Land’s End, Ben Strebel, UK, 20 min

Please note, this programme depicts gendered violence.
 
08:30 pm
Wed, 16 Jan 2019
Cinema 1

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