neil cummings

screening

Screen Tests 05
03 Jan 2011

I saw Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush on Monday. The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Carl Davis played a live accompaniment to Chaplin's silent classic in a special…


Workers leaving the factory
09 Feb 2010

This is my contribution for (the) Evidence: images that move

1895 cast in period costume

1. Establishing shot:

Mid shot: Large wooden factory gates.

Fade from black

Gates swing open, and workers stream from the factory; women, men, children, dogs, a few…


18 Dec 2009

"We have to discuss speculation, because the ultimate test is not the probable, but the possible. The possible implies creation,…


26 Nov 2009

I will be participating in the Hinterland Symposium at Broadway in Nottingham. This one day event will question the…


Ms Chan
10 Nov 2009

Performa09 , the Vera List Center and Parsons present the American premiere of…


Ms Chan
18 Jul 2009

As part of Sequelism; Possible, probable or preferable futures at the Arnolfini in Bristol, I screened Museum Futures: Distributed.


01 Jun 2009

Museum Futures: Distributed will be screened as part of…


24 May 2009

Collecting Moving Images the Nunnery, Bow, London

I participated in a Forum discussion curated by Cinzia Cremona, around the theme of Collecting Moving Images as part of a survey exhibition of recent work.

The Forum was chaired by Cinzia…


01 Apr 2005

1 Apr 2005 - 15 Jan 2006

The Enthusiasts and what became Enthusiasm project began with a chance encounter in 2001 with Krzysztof Kieslowski’s first popular feature film Amator (Film Buff) from 1979; the main character is a leading member of a factory based film club. Intrigued as to…


01 May 2009

I intalled the Lapdogs film in the exhibition that produced it, Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie at the Arnolfini