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The Archive Storyboard

June 15, 2011 by


To storyboard the film to help us shoot and edit the film, we returned to the Archive+ and the amazing Local Image Collection. Through these sources, we were able to lay down in photographs the strip of Oxford Road featured in the film. This was a really interesting process where photos were mixed up chronologically […]

Incidental archive

June 10, 2011 by


After some time researching and brainstorming the concept into a film piece, filming and editing on the Oxford Road project has stepped up in the last month. We decided in the end to not create a poetic narrative (although this could be part of a future development). The film will be showcased alongside Cote D’Azur […]

Some Notes

February 13, 2011 by


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 […]

Weekend (2010) Stefan Zeyen

January 23, 2011 by


Weekend popped up on the wall on Whitworth Street last year (2010) for the Cornerhouse exhibition Unspooling.  Stefan Zeyen’s work features 80 site specific fly posters from the Godard film, Weekend (1967). The exhibitions aim was to explore cinema out of its space. Stefan Zeyen freezes Godard’s infamous ciphers of car-crash capitalism on their murderous […]