MIC Update: Short Fuse, Intersect, Tempo Festival
Hi all...this month we have another Short Fuse special. The recent DOC NZ, international documentary festival was on in Auckland, so we thought it apt to bring you a few local documentaries including 'Black & White' winner of Best Short Doco at the festival awards. Also recently staged in Auckland & Wellington were Mobile Phone Workshops, looking at ways of bringing short epic cinema to Mobile Phones. At Short Fuse this month we are gonna showcase the outcomes in all it's pixelated glory! Still on the film buzz, Homegrown,'Works on Film' is still touring the country. Please check the festival website for more details www.nzff.co.nz. and lastly Tempo Festival of Dance hits Auckland throughout October, including 4 performances/ screenings at MIC @ Galatos.
1)Short Fuse, a night of short films with MC Bruce Hopkins
Thursday 28th September, 7pm, Galatos Mainroom
$8, $6 mic members
Black & White, Directed by Kirsty
Moving documentary that interweaves the stories of intersex activist Mani Mitchell and acclaimed photographer Rebecca Swan, exploring their powerful creative collaboration
Sand Dancer, the Right Step,
Directed by Valerie Reid
Focuses on the incredible sand drawings of one of
New Zealands most iconic artists, Peter Donnelly.
My Family By Sam, Directed by Rachel
A Super 8 style family portrait of kids growing up in rural Australia
From Red Light to Right Respectable,
Directed by Kathy Moriarty
A look at K'Rd as it succumbs to the onslaught of bad building design & mainstream culture.
+ Mobile Phone Film
Featuring 12 Mini films created as part of recent workshops in Auckland & Wellington. On the big screen in full pixelated glory & direct to your blue tooth mobile phone.
2) Intersect, open decks for visuals & music
hosted by Wired Visuals & t-t.tv
Galatos Lounge. Free Entry
This months featured artist : Insole
3): Tempo Festival of Dance at Galatos
Tempo New Zealand Festival of Dance launches on
29th September. Featuring over 40 performances across 10
The Moving Image Centre is pleased to announce that four performances will be staged at Galatos as part of Tempo.
Wed 11th & Thur 12th
Galatos Mainroom 7pm
$20 / $15 Concession
Classic Dance Music Videos
Friday 13th & Sat 14th October
Galatos Mainroom 11pm
$15 /$12 Concession
Private Dancer : Ms Fortuna
Wed 11th - Sat 14th October
Galatos Mainroom 9pm
Naked Truth : Ms Fortuna
Friday 13th October
Galatos Mainroom 7pm
$25 (R 18)
For full programme details check www.tempo.co.nz
4) The Body 06, Festival of Dance & Physical Theatre
September 15th to October 1st :: www.thebody.co.nz
ATHLETES OF THE IMAGINATION is an extraordinary collection of short films, each armed with a tale to tell in its own unique choreographic style. This includes the world premiere of ‘Seismos’ (2006)fresh from the editing suitealongside the rare opportunity to view Good Company’s back catalogue spanning the past two years: Philip Carter Auditorium, Christchurch Art Gallery Wednesday 27th September, 4:00pm and 6:00pm $10 on the door or book through the Court Theatre 03 963 0870 (bf may apply)
Righto, over & out!