Examples of artistic pre-film events.
For The Adventures of Priscilla we facilitated a workshop for attendees to make their own clothes in the style of the film.
For ??? we put on a talk and demonstration of needlework by ???
For A Cat Named Bob we challenged the audience to knit a cat scarf for a competition.
For ??? we invited Shep to sing us some songs.
The Screenwriter, Director, and producer of a short film that was shot locally came to tell us about the process of making a film.
Another short film and another set of actors and production staff to explain their art and take some questions.
For a Loving Vincent we invited attendees to create their own work in the style of Vincent van Gough.
We screened a silent film (The General) and Costas improvised on keyboards throughout the film.
We encourage the art of film making with a little basic tuition.
For Babette's Feast we asked a local restaurant to recreate the menu of the film.
At our showing of ???? we collected food donations for the local foodbank and financial provided a donation for a rehabilitation charity.
Fir our showing of Christopher Robin we invited the audience to bring their own bears.
When we screened ??? many of the volunteers and some audience dressed in costume.
The pre-show entertainment included a fire eating lady on stilts when ??? was the film of the evening.
As usual, we had a healthy turn out for out post-film discussion group.