the mighty Autonomites are currently to be
is continuing his work on Minefield and looks to a completion
date sometime in late 2013. He is open to new collaborations
and is currently developing new projects. His new website, will
be on-line at thestart of 2013. Details will be posted here
in due course. In the meantime he can be reached at either:
you're wondering what former Autonominx CEO
Marie Olesen has ended up doing then
this is well worth checking out:
is seeking funds to complete shooting and editing in
2013 . Be in touch
you want links to the rough cut. Or if no time but still fancy
your soul nurtured, turn to Flickr
or Twitter: @minefieldmovie
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are working on having Minefield,
Doug Aubrey's buddy movie about war, football
and friendship - ready to premiere at a venue near you in 2013.
teaser on the Facebook
Look forward to premiering of Peter Mackie Burns' adaptation
of Strindberg Stronger
featuring Kate Dickie (Prometheus, Red
Road) and Kathleen McDermott (Milk, Morvern Callar).
Golden Bear winner Peter Mackie Burns' first feature - a visual
essay about intimacy, accompanied by startling Sigur Ros - premiered
in Scotland at a packed out GFT in September. We hope to bring
it back soon. Meanwhile see trailer at your right.
here for Come
by Scots Way Hae!
notes by David Imrie
us on Twitter
attended the 7th London Kurdish
Film Festival. A total treat, buzzing with amazing films.
which premiered at Open City London Documentary Film Festival,
Editor Bert Eeles who passed away in April. Bert edited
over 100 films - Milk,
Run, parts of Kurdi
and, lastly, Come
We all miss him sorely.
associates get busy helping
Diversity Films produce six shorts for their new scheme
Tartan Short Run screened in the Scottish Blend section
European Short Film Festival in Brest.
you are interested in donating funds towards producing and completing
look here for further info, then contact producer Marie
Olesen or click
is developed with support from Creative Scotland, Channel 4
premiering at Documenta Madrid, Kurdi went to !fIstanbul
International Independent Film Festival, DocuDays, Krakow Film
Festival and screened in Ireland's first Kurdish
Film Festival in Carrick on Shannon 1-3rd Oct. For more
Film Ireland's website.
Streetlevel Gallery ran Pictorial Heroes videoartestry, Lost
and Found which as part of the International Visual Arts
Autonomi's film for Show Racism the Red Card recently won Best
Film at the Scottish Muslim Awards.
the post-screening Q&A of
here for more info about !f Istanbul International Independent
trailer on YouTube.com/Autonomixtv
Aubrey & Peri Ibrahim's Kurdi nominated Best Feature
Film in the BAFTA Scotland Awards.
Scotland Feature Film nominated Kurdi world premiering
at Documenta Madrid and subsequently screening at Krakow Film
Festival, opening Refugee Week Scotland's 1st film festival,
featuring in the London Kurdish Film Festival and competing
in DocuDays and the European 4 Screens Festival in Paris.
Bikuna and Adam Barnet completed Banda Europa about
Jim Sutherland's unique orchestra is completed and sneak premiered
THAN A RETROSPECTIVE ON SPANISH CINEMA
Different Pitch played at 11mm - the International
Football Film Festival in Berlin.
Lee and his Spirit Of Soccer charity picked up Most Courageous
Use of Sport gong at the Beyond
Sport summit in London. Autonomi are developing Minefield
with Mr Lee - click
here to view some clips.
Kurdi, a documentary feature by Peri Ibrahim, filmed
and directed by Doug Aubrey over 5 years in Scotland and the
Middle East, online on Filmotech's website. Click
here for link.
is produced with financial support from
Glasgow Film Office, Arc
in the Best Current Affairs documentary category
at the Celtic Media Festival in Caernafon,
March 25-27th. Didnae win though;(
Different Pitch played
at 11mm 2009 - the International
Football Film Festival in Berlin, April 3-7th.
Doug Aubrey will be part of a panel discussing this in the ECA
from 2pm Friday - the 13th - Documenting Conflict -
A Gaza Perspective. It's a special event organised
by Pilton Video and the Scottish Documentary Institute. The
panel is chaired by Nick Higgins and followed by a screening
of the remarkable Paradise Now in
the Filmhouse. Click here for more info.
Autonomi have produced two films for Show Racism the Red Card:
Islamophobia and its Scottish
campaign film. View the trailer ...................>>>>>
films are dubbed by Leo Saidenough & edited by Cassandra
New blog up. Pls Follow, Use & comment.
Eye heroines Jean Donnachie and Noreen
Real have won the Scots Women of the Year Award.
Aye, they're the ones Jim Loach is making a film about.
feature length documentary New Ten Commandments
, including Autonomi's contribution This is what
happens to Black Boys with Big Mouths,
about Aamer Anwar's contempt of court trial screens
this Sunday, Jan 25th in Glasgow Film Theatre 2.45pm.
Autonomi have just completed two films for Show Racism the Red
Card: Islamophobia and its Scottish
New Ten Commandments , including
Autonomi's contribution This is what happens to
Black Boys with Big Mouths,
about Aamer Anwar's contempt of court trial, screened
on BBC2 Scotland last night. The feature lenght documentary
is now touring various venues across Scotland.
While trawling through some early camera tapes for Doug Aubrey's
Victim of Geography, we came across some archive of Sarajevo's
answer to the Sex Pistols, Sikter playing live in Mostar in
the summer of 1996. So the legend goes the gig was cut short
by Croatian forces on the opposite side of the bridge, who threatened
to launch a mortar barrage if the band completed their set.
See what you make of these shell shocked rockers yourself by
more info on Victim of Geogrpahy visit the blog.
And the BAFTA for Best News and Current Affairs programme didn't
go to Autonomi. But Wasted Nation
got nominated. Trailer on Video Wall.
Nation (Doug Aubrey).
Autonomi's partner in crime - and work - Diversity Films,
will have two of their productions: ExNE - the Movie and Saturday
Sports Scene screening on Community Channel shortly. Click here
for a sneak preview.
copies for festivals & sales available from Autonomi.
Contact Autonomi for festivals and general interest and email
Looking Glass International for sales queries.
Check back for more info soon.
Radio can be viewed on the Scots Language
Centre site. Click here.
contribution to the New Ten Commandments
- freedom of expression film This is What Happens
to Black Boys with Big Mouths -premiered at the
Edinburgh International Film Festival, and
screened as Best of Fest.