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Some Notes

February 13, 2011 by

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Manchester remains an archetype for the complex encounter between memory and renewal with its ever-changing skyline. Over the last 50 years, Manchester has undergone a huge number of physical changes and continues to intertwine rich potential within the city. One example is the future combination of Cornerhouse and The Library Theatre Company, a cultural recombination with the potential […]

Night Junction

February 7, 2011 by

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Heading home from a recce along Oxford Road we stopped at the traffic light junction opposite the Cornerhouse and I took a series of unfocussed still photos in rapid succession. This ultra short film sequence is the result. It feels like the beginning of something – not quite sure what that is yet -but nice […]

The Manchester Archive +

February 6, 2011 by

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The Manchester Archive + is part of Greater Manchester County Record Office and features some of their photographic records on Flickr. www.flickr.com/photos/manchesterarchiveplus/ The Odeon Cinema in Oxford Street, Manchester originally opened in 1930 as the Paramount Theatre and was built for the Paramount Film Company of America. Circa. 1910.

15:00 – Film Experiment no.1:

February 5, 2011 by

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For our first filmed experiment, the aim is to capture a moment at each hour over a period of 24 hours along Oxford Road. To achieve this we have filmed the route in one take using a Canon FX305 from our starting point on the bridge over the Rochdale Canal on Oxford Street then along […]