Friday, 1 May 2015
SONGMAP: A Gift For GIFT
This weekend is GIFT (Gateshead International Festival of Theatre) weekend. We have had some fantastic times at GIFT: showing our work, sharing workshops, experiencing other artists' work. We are proud to have shown work at every incarnation of this great festival.
This year it's a #GIFTGathering. Here is our #GIFTforGIFT, our short film, SONGMAP, made with/for Arab Strap's The First Big Weekend, available to watch for free for this weekend only!
Programme Notes on the making of Songmap are here:
Songmap features The First Big Weekend by Arab Strap.
Words and music by Malcolm Middleton and Aidan Moffat.
Courtesy of Chemikal Underground.
Live performance devised and performed by Alexander Kelly and Rachael Walton.
Film version directed and edited by Christopher Hall.
Additional camerawork by Alexander Unwin.
Songmap is Third Angel's contribution to Unlimited Theatre's Mixtape project. www.unlimited.org.uk
The film is available online for 3 days, 1-3 May 2015, as a #GiftForGIFT.
Supported by Leeds Met Studio Theatre, Off The Shelf Festival of Words & Sheffield Hallam University.
Special thanks to Stewart Henderson, Malcolm Middleton and Aidan Moffat.