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Agafya Lykova

Hastings film night showcases Siberian recluse

“The only thing from the outside world that had really intruded into Agafya’s otherwise pristine forest was loads of fallen space junk amongst the trees”, says Rebecca E Marshall about the surroundings of an extraordinary recluse called Agafya Lykova, who at the age of 73 lives alone in the Siberian Taiga. Marshall,

Posted 08:09 Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 In: Film Tags: Agafya Lykova Annie Waite bee fever Black Huts Festival bob and claire humm East Sussex electric palace cinema Hastings Iain Sinclair Pete Brown and Olie Brice Rebecca E Marshall Shirley Collins short films Sussex The Ballad of Shirley collins
Blow Up David Hemmings photography

Formative Films Season at Electric Palace

Was David Bailey the inspiration for the central character in the film Blow Up? Style guru, lecturer, author and photographer Ted Polhemus provides his viewpoint, as the first special guest to share his choice of influential film in a new Formative Film season at the Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town. Starting this Friday 20 October, Polhemus will present Michaelangelo Antonioni’s 1966 iconic film, Blow Up, a countercultural masterpiece set in the streets of swinging London. Annie Waite speaks with the social commentator Polhemus about why the “film about style which gets just about every element of styling spot on” changed his life.

Posted 08:15 Monday, Oct 16, 2017 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Antonioni Blow Up electric palace cinema Hastings ICA. David Bailey Jane Birkin jazz music La Notte Old Town punk Sussex Ted Polhemus Vivienne Westwood

Syria’s Disappeared

There will be a screening of the documentary Syria’s Disappeared at the Electric Cinema at 4.30pm on Saturday 9 September. Hani Fakhani, a former detainee will facilitate a Q and A session after the screening.

Posted 14:05 Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 In: Film Tags: electric palace cinema Hani Fakhani President Bashar al Assad Syria Syria's Disappeared
Tilda Swinton with John Berger

Derek Jarman Lab director, Bartek Dziadosz

Director of London’s Derek Jarman Film Lab, Bartek Dziadosz, and one of the directors of The Seasons in Quincy: Four portraits of John Berger, will be visiting the Electric Palace in Hastings Old Town this Thursday for a Q&A at 7.30pm, says Annie Waite.

Posted 20:49 Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Bartek Dziadosz Christopher Roth Colin McCabe Derek Jarman electric palace cinema tilda swinton

Trash Cannes on non-binary gender identity

Trash Cannes and Trash’d New Wave Festival present at the Electric Palace Cinema this coming Saturday (21 January) two documentary films that take a look at non-binary gender identity. HOT’s Zelly Restorick invited Keith Rodway, documentary maker, anthropologist and creative instigator of Trash Cannes, to say something about the two films being shown.

Posted 10:03 Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 In: Film Tags: Becoming Penny Being Penny electric palace cinema Hijira - India's Third Gender Keith Rodway LGBT Michael Yorke non-binary gender identity nonbinary.org Out TV Penny Penagi Under The Sun
Image of two people in fancy dress as aliens

Sit back at the all-new Electric Blanket Club

Posted 22:44 Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite electric blanket club electric palace cinema Glenn Veness Liz Finch Nichola Bruce Oliva Spleen Rebecca E Marshall Riley+Elizey Sussex cinema

Trash Cannes tonight and beyond!

The Trash Cannes phenomenon of Hastings returns for 2016. Zelly Restorick speaks to organiser and initiator, Keith Rodway about what’s happening the year.

No9 Bus to Utopia by David Bramwell book cover

Find out about one man’s search for truth, beauty and some really funny stories as he visits Utopian communities, in a jolly and heartwarming live show this Friday 9 September at Electric Palace, Hastings, says Annie Waite.

Posted 07:01 Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 In: Arts & Culture Tags: Annie Waite Brighton Catalyst Club David Bramwell electric palace cinema Hastings No9 Bus to Utopia Sussex TEDx Brighton The Idler
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