Select images from this short film will be exhibited at Scenes at Newlyn Art Gallery October 19 – January 4 in the Picture Room.
Tracing Granite (excerpt)
“Tracing Granite is a meditative experimental documentary that is thought-provoking and formally daring” - Dr Neil Fox, The Cinematologists.
Tracing Granite (2018) documents a four-day Groundwork field trip that took place in October 2017, taking its participants (geologists, artists, cultural geographers and writers) on a tour of the six granite districts in Cornwall and Devon.
Shot on Super8 and produced in collaboration with the School of Film and Television at Falmouth university, this featurette reveals an on location behind the scenes look at Mark Jenkin’s Bait (2018) and interviews with the filmmaker.
Bait is a feature film shot on 16mm B&W film and processed by hand. Captured in Cornwall, it tells a stark story rooted in local culture and community, and how these marginal places are facing up to a changing world.
A Kemeneth 2017 production, Weaving Witches and Women of Penryn makes connections between two lesser known characters of Penryn recent history and present-day local women who engage in creative practices within their local Penryn community.
Full-length film 15 mins
Cornish Conversations #2: Journeys
In this award winning 90 second film made in collaboration with artist Megan Clarke, Pat and Penny discuss the difficulties of travel over a cup of coffee.
A short film supported by the Town Council in celebration of Penryn’s 800th year as a town.
Incorporating archive images from Cornish Memory, Falmouth University’s archive collections and the Penryn Museum, along with donated images from the people of Penryn.