JANUARY AND FEBRUARY 2020 NEW SCREENING DATES!
Wakeful is screening Whitechapel Gallery on the evening of Thursday January 23rd 2020 at 7.00pm along with two works by wonderful filmmaker Mairéad McLean: A Line Was Drawn (2019, 14min), exploring how our world is structured through the creation of borders and boundaries limiting movement, thinking, questioning and agency; and No More (2013, 16 mins) considering the introduction of internment without trial in Northern Ireland in 1971, which won the inaugural MAC International Art Prizeand Anne will be in conversation with poet and critic Cherry Smyth.
More details at: https://www.whitechapelgallery.org/events/anne-robinson-wakeful/
lease note this is a ticketed event – booking details on link above. This screening is part of f Not Just Me but You Too: Cinemas of Sisterhood, April 2019 – April 2020, a year-long season of films, entirely by women and gender non-binary filmmakers.
Wakeful also has a screening event at CCA Glasgow on the evening of Friday 7th February.
More news to follow and details at:
This event is free, but booking advised.
FURTHER SCREENINGS AND EVENTS TO BE ANNOUNCED..
Wakeful is now completed, with screenings commencing from October 2018.
Post production continues apace and Wakeful screenings will begin in Autumn 2018.
Some news of gigs and events confirmed so far..
The opening of the ‘Wakeful’ show at APT Gallery in Deptford is on November 8th.
Show open 9th – 18th November Weds – Sun 12-6.
Weekends of 10th/11th and 17th/18th – screenings , workshops and discussion at APT – details tbc nearer the time
Monday 12th November – gig with live score by Limpe Fuchs at Cafe Oto in Dalston
Screening and events on board Lightship art space: LV21, Gravesend on the evening of Friday 7th/daytime Saturday 8th December: more info at: LV21
More single screenings and events to follow soon.
An update for 2018.. filming completed!
Hello to everyone who supported the Crowdfunder for ‘Wakeful’ in 2017! Big thanks again and here is a long overdue update.. I stormed the winter solstice at Kronstadt in a late December research trip, the filming is all done now and we are in post-production. I am blown away at every stage by all the sounds and performances and everyone who has helped: Limpe, Karina, Erin, Edwin, Helen, Breathing Space, Ian, Jaime, Charlie(s), Louie, Kareem, Neus, Oligarkh, Sarah(s), Igor, Anna, Juri, Arto.. to mention a few. Moving on to finish a first version of the work by late spring.. more to follow!
Wakeful is underway with recce in Estonia for location work, permission from Scottish Screen and the Estonian Maritime Museum to use archive shipbuilding footage from Clydeside and Hamburg, support from research funds at Middlesex University and from ACE. On completion, the expanded version of the film will be shown at the fantastic APT Gallery space in Deptford as well as screenings at the Estonian and Greenwich Maritime Museums, and confirmation of exciting sound collaborators (see: Artists)... more production and screening news soon..
ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND
‘Wakeful’ has now been awarded support from Arts Council England which will support the filming and post production.
Also great news from the crowdfunder – we raised £1,020 ! A huge thank you to all who offered support.