Charlie Shackleton's feature-length found-footage collage exists as a single 35mm print. Every time it screens, it erodes a little further: a living document of its own life in circulation. ⟶ LFF
Our first round of Loop Fund-backed films are now complete. John Ogunmuyiwa's Precious Hair & Beauty, Jamie Janković's A Woman on the Internet and Grace Lee's Whistle and I'll Come to You are touring festivals.
Currently in production, this lyrical collage film sees one of the world's most prolific background actors take centre stage. Directed and produced by Anthony Ing, with support from the Canada Council for the Arts.
Catherine Bray's 'cogent and fascinating' (The Observer) film for BBC Four asks why we feel guilt when we take pleasure from cinema's garden of earthly delights. Now streaming on the iPlayer. ⟶ BBC
Winner of the award for Best Short Film at the 2018 London Film Festival, Charlie Shackleton's short doc tells the story of sixteen men put on trial for sadomasochism in the dying days of Thatcher's Britain. ⟶ The Guardian
Written and performed by the poet Ross Sutherland, this 'bravura feat of choreography and music, staggeringly complex and almost unaccountably beautiful' (Village Voice) was commissioned by BBC Two. ⟶ Vimeo
Currently in post-production, Anthony Ing's debut narrative short explores the power of suggestion through the story of a group of people coaxed into a spiral of deception. A co-production with Compulsory.
Premiering in competition at IDFA 2017, Charlie Shackleton's 'miraculous examination of how 'fake news' and conspiracy theories emerge' (Stranger than Fiction) was exec produced by Charlotte Cook & Laura Poitras. ⟶ Field of Vision
Day After Day
Anthony Ing's 'masterful recut' (Conor Bateman) trawls the archives to examine the clichés and contradictions of a cinematic icon. The film received its world premiere at the 2016 Encounters Film Festival. ⟶ Nowness