Peacock Visual Arts is the leading contemporary visual arts organisation in Aberdeen and the NE of Scotland, bringing artists and the public together through exhibitions‚ events‚ talks‚ residencies‚ film screenings‚ gigs and workshops to make and present art in exciting and innovative ways.
Saturday 16 Feb // In Motion Curators + Artist Introduction and Short Films Screening
13 February 2013
Saturday 16 February 2013
6 – 7:30pm @ The Belmont
Curator Susie Wilson and Curator/Artist Thomas Hicks will present and discuss a diverse and captivating selection short animated films that focus on narrative and storytelling, chosen from festivals over the last few years. There will be an open discussion about the works throughout the screening.
The program consists of provocative and exciting short films selected from around the world, with the aim to present fascinating works to excite and enthrall the audience.
Particular favorites from the screening include ‘Love and Theft’, a truly hypnotic, and psychedelic piece of animation by Andreas Hykade. Also, the wonderful film ‘Please Say Something’ by David O’Reilly – a fast paced melodramatic love story between a cat and a mouse.
Madagascar, Carnet de Voyage (2010) Bastien Dubois, 12', PG cert
No Room for Gerold (2010) Daniel Nocke, 4'56, PG cert
Love and Theft (2010) Andreas Hykade, 7', 15 cert
Wings and Oars (2009) Vladimir Leschiov, 5'38, 15 cert
The Spine (2009) Chris Landreth, 11'20, 15 cert
Log Jam: KJFG No.5 NICKELODEON, 2', U cert
Log Jam: The Moon NICKELODEON, 1'02, U cert
Please Say Something (2008) David O'Reilly,10'01, 15 cert
FastFilm (2003) Virgil Widrich, 13'50, PG cert
Unicycle Film Thomas Hicks, 5'50, 15 cert
I turn my face to the forest floor Thomas Hicks, 4'40 secs, 15 cert