Exploding Appendix

April 11, 2013

Spotlight on Shirley Clarke’s Short Films

Diarmuid Hester “A nervous breakdown can be a pleasure” – Shirley Clarke in Rome is Burning (Portrait of Shirley Clarke) (1970) Shirley Clarke, the quintessential independent American […]
April 7, 2013

Discussions with Juliet Jacques: Queer Cinema, Trans Politics and the Films of Jack Smith and Rosa Von Praunheim

Bradley Tuck On the 14th April, as part of Eyes Wide Open, Juliet Jacques will be presenting a double bill of Jack Smith’s Fierce Creatures and Rosa […]
March 27, 2013

Spotlight on Hilary Harris

Diarmuid Hester Hilary Harris’ films got plenty of attention when they were released in the 50s, 60s and 70s – his use of technological innovations like time-lapse […]
March 19, 2013

Godless, Lawless, Nomadic: Scott Treleaven’s The Salivation Army

Diarmuid Hester Scott Treleaven has just uploaded his 2002 documentary THE SALiVATION ARMY, onto the web (see below). Now a cult classic, in this short film Treleaven […]