neil cummings

moving image

15 Jul 2006
Still, Screen Tests

As the exhibition train leaves the platform, we are taken on a documentary journey of "a happy hunting ground for tycoons" the birth of commercial television broadcasting in South West England, in 1961.

Broadcast Times is assembled from film fragments found at the South West Film…


02 Jul 2015
Thames dusk

A small research group are working on The Anthropocene Atlas; London (TAAL). We are evolving micro-investigations in the city, developing local indicators, indicators we learnt to call erratics, of long term climatic…


25 Mar 2015
Open Cinema
Open Cinema

a collective adventure in digital filmmaking and sharing March–October 2015

 

Open Cinema is an 8-month long digital film project that offers free training, a range of free events, and the opportunity to collaborate on the…


22 Apr 2006
DRAGLINE

Dragline c1950 stumbles across an autonomous machine, and via 1970's structuralist film, returns the logic of digital practice - find, copy, paste, repeat - to its industrial roots.

Commissioned as part of the British Art Show Six (2006), I collaborated with artists Marysia…


Lapdogs

I was in Cairo in November 2008 to shoot a short film for an exhibition entitled Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie. It's in a ‘reality’ TV style. A broadcast ‘trailer’, in fact a synopsis of a…