Tuesday, 6 December 2011
I'll be flying to Sicily this week to showcase a programme of shorts commissioned by Comma Film, presenting a programme of adaptation. Featuring filmmakers and writers such as Tamzin Forster, Gaia Holmes and Simon Armitage, the programme is curated by Comma founder Ra Page. Screening at Magma Film Festival in Sicily the details are here
Sunday, 13 November 2011
Award winning film When the Telescope Came screens in New York this week at the International Literary Film Festival. An Arts Council funded film, it is an adaptation of the poem by Diana Syder about a woman who tries to stop the stars falling into her house.
Details here http://www.literaryfilmfestival.com/
Watch it online here http://www.katejessop.co.uk/kate_jessop.html
Monday, 31 October 2011
The Southbank Centre asked me to create some animated backdrops for their National Poetry Day live event with performances by poets such as Lemm Sissay, Jackie Kay and Simon Armitage.
Here is one of the little idents: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wc1ghUPBtc
Sunday, 4 September 2011
Last years comedy Girls Guide to Muso Boyfriends is competing in this months Shooting Peoples film of the month, to be judged by Matt Groening.
Please 'like' it to encourage it up in the leader board!
Monday, 29 August 2011
The work made on my residency at SIM in Reykjavik is now online. The World Keeps Turning is a piece animated entirely from natural found objects found on the Icelandic coast and is about nature and life cycles.
Watch it here: http://vimeo.com/28068654
Friday, 19 August 2011
I will be exhibiting in SIM's group show as part of ReykjavÍks Culture Night, Aug 20th 8 - 11pm. I'll be showing new work made in the artist residency as well as a couple of older films along with 9 other international artists encompassing painting, photography, video and installation.
Monday, 15 August 2011
'Dear Foreigner' has been selected for two more festivals: Anifest Rozafa Animation festival in Albania http://anifestrozafa.com/and the Short Short Story Film Festival in USA http://www.mergingartsproductions.com/
The adaptation of a real letter a woman wrote to the son she gave up at birth, the IMDB page is here http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1787684/ watch the extract on Vimeo here: http://vimeo.com/22443658
Monday, 8 August 2011
I am currently undertaking an artist residency in Reykjavik, Iceland - I will be speaking in the artists talks on Wednesday 10th in the SIM building http://www.sim.is/. We will be exhibiting as part of Reykjaviks Culture Night - August 20th...more soon
One Minute Volume 5 screens next at the London Underground Film Sessions August screening
Details here http://oneminutevolume5.blogspot.com/
17 August · 19:30 - 23:00
or here https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=137721586311897¬if_t=event_invite
Tuesday, 28 June 2011
New one minute cut of early Manchester experimental film 'Kaleidoscope Experiment' has been included in the new 'One Minute Volume 5' programme of artists film and video.
The first screening will be in Cambridge at the Aid and Abet on July 15th, details here http://oneminutevolume5.blogspot.com/
Watch it on Vimeo here: http://vimeo.com/25668744
Wednesday, 1 June 2011
My promo for the Museum of Club Culture has been selected for the Soho Rushes Film Festival in London and nominated for the Broadcast Design award. Featuring the illustrations of Mark Wigan, it showcases the first museum dedicated to music and underground culture.
Details are here http://sohoshorts.wordpress.com/rssf-2011-official-selection-2/
Watch it on Vimeo here: http://vimeo.com/16781507
Monday, 23 May 2011
Saturday, 23 April 2011
Wish You Rocked My World my music video for Hungry Audio's Mia Vigar will be in competition in the Installation programme of the Melbourne International Animation Festival in June. A dark comical love story between two paper dolls, we follow their relationship of chaos and unrequited love.
Watch it on Vimeo here: http://vimeo.com/6949650
Festival website: http://www.miaf.net/
Thursday, 7 April 2011
Latest short 'Dear Foreigner' will be screening at the Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film, Germany, as part of the British Shorts programme. Commissioned last year by Milans Festival D'Elle Lettere, it is the animated adaptation of a real award winning letter a mother wrote to the son she gave up at birth.
See the extract here: http://www.vimeo.com/14480549
Screening details here: http://www.itfs.de/en/programs/supporting-programm/british-shorts.html
Friday, 18 March 2011
Snowflake will be screening in Kerry Baldry's curated 'One Minute Programme' as part of the London Underground Film Sessions at the Horse Hospital, 6th April, 7.30pm.
The programme will also be showcased as part of the Flatpack festival in Birmingham
Friday, 25 February 2011
I'll be flying out to Vienna in March for the Tricky Women Film Festival where Girl's Guide to Muso Boyfriends has been selected. Tricky Women is one of the biggest international animation festivals showcasing female animators.
Full programme details here:
Watch the extract on vimeo here http://vimeo.com/9715780
Saturday, 12 February 2011
New 2011 showreel is now live, featuring the best bits of last coupla years and new stuff from the last year. Encompassing 2D digital animation, hand drawn animation, pixellation and found footage montage. Watch it now on Vimeo:
Saturday, 5 February 2011
Snowflake will be screening with the One Minute Volume 4 tour on Feb 5th at the Museum of Club Culture in Hull. Full details of the programme here http://museumofclubculture.blogspot.com/2011/01/screening-of-one-minute-volume-4_20.html?spref=fb