BLACKBURN Through memories and reflections, the stories associated with three abandoned buildings and their modern counterparts are used to look at what unites and divides the people of this industrial northern town of England. From Brexit to race, industry to ageing, sometimes funny, sometimes affecting, always engaging. A 15-minute documentary commissioned by the Arts Council and directed by award winning London based director Liam Saint-Pierre (originally from Blackburn).
NEW YORK A look at the powerful connection between a pair of outdoor ping pong tables, in the heart of New York City, and the unlikely group of people they’ve brought together, from homeless people to investment bankers to gangbangers. Rain or shine, they’ll be there. At “The Tables”. A beautiful, very beautiful, 15-minute documentary by Jon Bunning, filmmaker and art director based in Brooklyn, NY. Watch the short film here!
SEETIES If buildings could talk, what would they say about us? The “Kathedralen der Kultur” cinematographic project offers 6 answers.
NEW YORK From 1978 to 1990, Matt Weber drove a New York City taxi. It was during these years that he transitioned from being a taxi driver with a camera, to a photographer with a taxi, eventually taking up full-time the life of an artist.
SEETIES New York, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Toronto, San Francisco, Paris, London, Helsinki, Berlin, Roma, Milano, Barcelona. These are the set-cities chosen for the documentary film “Collaborative Cities”: a series of interviews to people who are reinventing the world.
ICELAND Un viaggio-tour-documentario che tiene incantati e fa amare questa terra almeno per un motivo: per averci regalato uno dei gruppi musicali più eccezionali al mondo. Ecco l’Islanda dei Sigur Rós.
CCT-SeeCity @ The Lovie Awards 2012 + its Declaration of Lovie to You! ♥ “Dear CCTzens & Friends…” (London, 14th November 2012)