French director Bruno Dumont's sequel to 2014’s Li’l Quinquin is another absurd and macabre adventure featuring aliens, refugees and madcap cops, centred around an investigation into some seriously whiffy business. Presented in two parts, both of which will be available to rent on QFT Player.
Behind a Performance: Tufo da Mafalala is an experimental documentary exploring the rituals of Tufo, a traditional Mozambican dance. The film is a collaboration between the Grupo de Tufo da Mafalala, the Associação IVERCA, and researchers in the field of sonic arts and ethnography from Queen’s University Belfast. Free to watch on QFT Player.
The Seamus Heaney Centre's Professor Nick Laird, joins US poet Sharon Olds, in conversation with students from Queen's University. Their conversation took place in November 2020, and is the first in a series of online events with Nick and other internationally renowned poets. Available to watch for free on QFT Player.
The Seamus Heaney Centre's Professor Nick Laird joins US poet Terrance Hayes, in conversation with students from Queen's University Belfast. Their conversation took place in December 2020, and it is the second in a series of online events with Nick and other internationally renowned poets. Available to watch for free on QFT Player.
The Seamus Heaney Centre's Michael West joins director and filmmaker Lenny Abrahamson, in conversation with students from Queen's University Belfast. Their conversation took place in January 2021, and it is one of the Seamus Heaney Centre’s regular masterclasses with renowned writers. Available to watch for free on QFT Player.
Part Lord of the Flies, part Animal Farm, part rave, Replay Theatre Company's Dancing at the Disco... propels audiences into a post-virus future where the survivors are young, but the rules are old: Don’t Question, Don’t Challenge, Don’t Dare.
Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché is the story of the frontwoman of X-Ray Spex, the Anglo-Somali punk musician who was a key inspiration for the riot grrrl and Afropunk movements and became the first woman of colour in the UK to front a successful rock band.
Poly Styrene: I Am Cliché is streaming on modernfilms.com from Fri 5 Mar. Pre-order now for £9.99.
The creator of the extremely popular Pigeon and Plum’s Family Vaudeville Cabaret and the Family Comedy Club returns to the Belfast Children’s Festival with his pioneering comedy.
8,352 children in Northern Ireland have the role of providing significant care for a family member. 16 March 2021 is National Young Carers Day.
In association with the MAC, MY PLACE is the story of the magic of the everyday told through a child's perspective.