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Stone Club: Figures in the Landscape + Q&A
Institute of Contemporary Arts
Figures in the Landscape, dir. Dudley Shaw Ashton, UK 1963, 17 min.

“If everything I possessed, vanished, suddenly,
I'd be sorry.
But I value things unpossessed.
The wind, and trees, and sky and kind thoughts, much more.”
–  Dorothy Hartley

“There is a curtain, thin as gossamer, clear as glass, strong as iron, that hangs forever between the world of magic and the world that seems to us to be real.”
–  E. Nesbit

Stone Club traverses Britain and Ireland’s ancient landscapes via the medium of shorts. From mysterious apparitions in Cymru, sculptural monoliths on the misty moors of Kernow, and a bouncy Stonehenge travelling across the UK, Stone Club offers visions that attempt to thin the veil, inviting us to re-enchant the landscapes we inhabit on a daily basis.

The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Jeremy Deller and Stone Club’s Lally MacBeth & Matthew Shaw.

Figures in the Landscape, dir. Dudley Shaw Ashton, UK 1963, 17 min.
The Testament of Caleb Meke, dir. Roy Spence, UK 1969, 25 min.
Tresor, dir. Gwenno, UK 2022, 25 min.
English Magic, dir. Jeremy Deller, UK 2013, 14 min. 
UnTyMe Me, dir. Nick Hadfield, HforSpirit, UK 2021, 5 min.
Stones Will Speak, dir. Terence McDonald, UK 1979, 6 min.
05:00 pm
Sat, 21 Jan 2023
Cinema 1

All films are ad-free and 18+ unless otherwise stated, and start with a 10 min. curated selection of trailers.

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