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Random Acts Midlands showcase
Sun 7 May 2017, 17:00 – 18:00 BST
Random Acts Screening at 5.00pm
Starting life in 2012 as a late-night shorts strand on Channel 4, Random Acts has grown into a platform-straddling hive of creativity and new commissions a collaboration between Arts Council England and Channel 4, First Acts encourages young filmmakers and artists to apply for funding and support to create their own short films for the strand . The films are ‘bold expressions of creativity’ all are engaging, experimental, beautiful and quirky.
Rural Media and Maverick TV have been working with young artists in the Midlands to create ‘First Acts’ and at this special event you can watch a selection the fantastic films created by local Random Acts artists and introduced by the filmmakers themselves. Join them after the screening for nibbles, networking and natter and find out what inspires their art.