IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY: A LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION

IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY: A LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION

LAST WEEK WE HOSTED THE ARTIST TALK AND PRIVATE VIEWING FOR OUR FIRST LOST STATIONS EXHIBITION. THE INSTALLATION TITLED “IN DEFENCE OF INDUSTRY” BY PHOTOGRAPHER FELICITY HAMMOND WAS OPENED LAST THURSDAY 11TH MAY WITH A PACKED OUT EVENT. Felicity was the first guest artist we invited to develop a unique solo exhibition for our Lost Stations programme. We invited […]

Our Volunteers

Our Volunteers

Volunteers have been an essential part in helping Signal Film and Media support our local community in as many ways as possible. We have a wide range of opportunities for volunteers to be involved; from community projects to working at our cinema screenings, raising awareness of events throughout the community, through to designing, editing or transcribing […]

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

YOUTH PROGRAMME FUNDRAISING “He must have been fully engaged with the teacher as he has told me so much since coming home. He just keeps talking about it and is making his own movies now on video camera, stop motion photography and using coding stuff for animation, I have no idea what he’s on about […]

Lost Stations: Chapter One

Lost Stations: Chapter One

Lost Stations: Digital Arts Programme – Chapter One If you’re a little late in hearing about our Lost Stations Digital Arts Programme, there’s still many free opportunities to get involved! To give you a better idea of what’s happened already, here are some highlights we’d like to tell you about. So far we have: Kicked off […]

Lost Stations: Launch Event & Artist Talk Success

Lost Stations: Launch Event & Artist Talk Success

Lost Stations: A digital arts programme launch event with artist talk On Tuesday 14th March at 6.30pm we invited the public to Cooke’s Studios to hear a free Artist Talk by Manchester based digital artist Sam Meech as the start of our official project launch! SAM MEECH, a lecturer in Graphic Design at Manchester School of Art […]

Lost Stations Programme

Lost Stations Programme

Contemporary Digital Arts Activities for 2017. Funded by Arts Council England.  

Fling! Film Festival Nomination

Fling! Film Festival Nomination

We’ve been selected for this year’s Fling! Film Festival in the Young Persons Short Film Category for last year’s OFFLINE: Part of a Heritage Lottery Funded project that involved the local community called Lost Journeys of the Furness Railway. The Fling! Film festival is an event that showcases the work of young film makers from across the […]

Into Film Awards: WINNER! Best Documentary: 12 and Under

Into Film Awards: WINNER! Best Documentary: 12 and Under

AN ANIMATION about a lost railway station made by youngsters from Barrow-in-Furness has clocked up over 38,000 views online after winning a national film award and featuring on BBC Radio 4’s Facebook page. The Heritage Lottery funded short, made by pupils from Barrow Island Primary School with charity Signal Film and Media, clinched the title of ‘Best […]