Monday 12 Mar To Sunday 18 Mar 2012


Meeting: Programming Meeting

12 Mar 2012, 6 p.m.


Event: English Language Conversation Group

13 Mar 2012, 4 p.m.

Weekly conversation session for people to practice speaking English in an informal friendly setting. The group is informal and volunteer run. Aims to be inclusive and anti-discriminatory. Free. Travel costs can be paid for people who would otherwise not be able to come.


Film: Av Festival 12: Colossal Youth + Discussion With Samm Haillay (2006, Portugal, Dir. Pedro Costa)

14 Mar 2012, 7:30 p.m.

An intimate epic, where present and past move as one, collaboratively filmed with patience and empathy.


Film: Av Festival 12: Honor Of The Knights + Intro From Film Lecturer (2006, Spain, Dir. A. Serra)

15 Mar 2012, 7:30 p.m.

Serra’s striking, controversial adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote, is a revelatory portrait of the relationship between the frail Quixote and his stout loyal scribe Sancho.


Film: Viva La Muerte (1971)

16 Mar 2012, 7:30 p.m.

An extremely rare chance to see a print of a masterpiece of its type. Fernando Arrabal, was co-founder of the Panic Movement with Alejandro Jodorowski and this film owes much to that style. However where his more famous collaborator's work is unapologetically trippy, Arrabal's films and plays use the same chaotic and extreme language to serve a social conscience of sorts.


Gig: Sexual Objects

16 Mar 2012, 9 p.m.

Third coming of Saint Davy Henderson and Sexual Objects. S'Obs play sexmusic and a 6Music Marc Riley live session to be aired following unforgettable performances in November 2010 and on CHILDREN OF GODARD night in March 2011.


Gig: The Peter James Taylor Guitar Orchestra!

17 Mar 2012, 7:30 p.m.

Leave Me Here Proudly Presents… a night of Noise and Improvisation! Including members of Khunnt/Spokes, Young Liar, Waskerly Way, Dextro, Zadok, GNOD, Shields + more… Expect 12+ guitarists/Bassists/Drummers meeting on stage for the first time, under the direction of acclaimed touring composer ‘Peter J. Taylor’ to create a fierce wall of noise…


Event: Canny Little Library & Open Discussion

18 Mar 2012, 3 p.m.

The Canny Little Library stocks books, zines and pamphlets with a focus on titles with a more critical stance towards the society we live in and not available in most regular libraries/ bookshops. All titles are available to browse and borrow for free.  Plus, today at 4pm: Open Discussion – Safer Spaces – How can we create welcoming, inclusive and anti-discriminatory spaces? Bring your ideas, experiences, questions and thoughts.


Film: Av Festival 12: Finisterrae + Skype Q&A W. Director! (2010)

18 Mar 2012, 7:30 p.m.

Two Russian-speaking ghosts leave the Sonar Music Festival, along the pilgrim path to Santiago de Compostela then on to Finisterre: the end of the world, to seek rebirth. Inspired by Garrel’s 1972 film The Inner Scar, this surreal and humorous tale is Caballero’s first feature, with a stunning soundtrack including Nico and Suicide.