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Soundstage is a new and unique regular London-based arts event. Each month, there’ll be a line-up of two special guest interviewees, discussing their popular work and achievements. There’s likely to be a touch of inspiration and advice. Soundstage looks set to be highly appealing to the creative community and beyond. 
The events will take place at The Others, 6 Manor Road, Stoke Newington.www.theothers.uk.com

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Thursday August 13th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £12.50 

THIS MONTH’S EVENT WELCOMES LEADING FILM PRODUCER IAIN SMITH AND CLARE BINNS, PICTUREHOUSE CINEMAS’ PROGRAMMING AND ACQUISITIONS DIRECTOR



IAIN SMITH

Iain Smith is one of the UK’s most established and respected film producers. His credits include the acclaimed and highly successful Mad Max: Fury Road; The Killing Fields; Local Hero; The Mission, The Fifth Element, which he co-produced; Cold Mountain; Children of Men; Entrapment; Wanted, starring Angelina Jolie, and the rebooted film of The A-Team. Iain also produced the recent mini-series of 24: Live Another Day. In the late seventies, he collaborated with renowned producer David Puttnam as location manager on Chariots of Fire. In 1987, he formed Applecross Productions, which he still runs from Pinewood Studios. In 2005, Iain received a BAFTA Scotland award for Outstanding Achievement in Film and in 2008, he was awarded an OBE.


CLARE BINNS

Clare has worked in the cinema industry for 30 years, and joined City Screen / Picturehouse Cinemas in March 2003. Since then, she has become the chain’s Acquisitions & Programming Director. As well as acquiring titles for Picturehouse, Clare is responsible for overall programming policies. Winner of the 2009 WFTV Award for Contribution to the Medium, she is a member of both the London Film Festival Industry Liaison Committee and the BAFTA Learning and Events Committee. Variety named her one of the 25 people driving the London entertainment scene, and she is in The Guardian Film Power 100 list. Picturehouse is a prestigious independent cinema operator with over 20 venues. Independent, art-house and foreign-language films have always been central to their profile. Equally, each of our cinemas is programmed in response to its local audience, and most venues have mainstream blockbusters and quality crossover titles in the mix.

www.pictureshouses.co.uk


Soundstage August 13th Event

£12.50

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Thurs September 10th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £12.50 

THIS MONTH’S EVENT WELCOMES COMIC BOOK ARTIST DAVE GIBBONS

AND COSTUME DESIGNER JANE PETRIE

DAVE GIBBONS

For forty years, this legendary figure has contributed to comic books and graphic novels that have gained widespread popularity and acclaim on both sides of the Atlantic and beyond. He is perhaps best known for his collaboration with Alan Moore on Watchmen, one of the bestselling comic book series’ of all-time. Dave was a long-term contributor to the British classic 2000AD, which began in 1977. He then worked on Doctor Who Weekly, before illustrating characters for Marvel and DC Comics, including Batman, Superman and Green Lantern. In recent years, Dave collaborated with Mark Millar on Kingsman: The Secret Service, which was adapted as a 2014 film.


JANE PETRIE

In recent years, Jane Petrie has risen to become one of the UK’s most in-demand film costume designers. Her recent work includes the highly acclaimed and BAFTA-nominated ’71, starring Jack O’Connell; Suffragette, starring Meryl Streep; and How I Live Now, directed by Kevin Macdonald. Her other credits include Duncan Jones’ Moon, Andrea Arnold’s Fish Tank, 28 Days Later and Is Anybody There?, starring Michael Caine. Jane’s early career, as a wardrobe assistant, includes The Phantom Menace and Notting Hill.

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September 10th Event

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A poetess and music producer collide, creating a daring conceptual, thoughtful, often improvised album of librettos and melody.


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Sunday September 27th / Starts at 4pm, £20

at Picturehouse Central, corner of Great Windmill Street and Shaftesbury Avenue, London 

SOUNDSTAGE PRESENTS THE SHINING WITH PRODUCER JAN HARLAN

THE SHINING Screening

£20.00

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This special screening of The Shining, Stanley Kubrick’s horror classic, thirty-five years since its release, will be followed by an interview with executive producer, Jan Harlan.


The Shining, starring Jack Nicholson, along with Shelley Duvall, was released in 1980. Since then, it has garnered much acclaim and is recognised as one of the greatest horror films of all-time.


Its executive producer, Jan Harlan, began working closely with Stanley Kubrick in 1969 and later became his brother-in-law. He collaborated with the legendary director on five of his films, from Barry Lyndon to A.I.: Artificial Intelligence. Jan directed and produced the acclaimed documentary Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures. At this event’s interview, as well as the making of The Shining, he will discuss his other work and friendship with Kubrick.

Thursday October 8th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £12.50 

THIS EVENT WELCOMES FILM EDITOR MICK AUDSLEY

AND BBFC SENIOR EXAMINER MURRAY PERKINS


MICK AUDSLEY

Mick Audsley is one of the UK’s most respected film editors. For over thirty years, he has amassed a wealth of credits, including popular and acclaimed films such as Twelve Monkeys, Interview with a Vampire and the new epic true story Everest. Mick has collaborated with the legendary Terry Gilliam three times. He has also worked with renowned directors such as Stephen Frears (My Beautiful Laundrette, Dangerous Liasions, High Fidelity, Dirty Pretty Things) and Mike Newell (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Mona Lisa Smile, Tamara Drewe, Dance with a Stranger). He received a BAFTA nomination for Dangerous Liaisons.


MURRAY PERKINS

Murray Perkins is a senior examiner for the BBFC, the British Board of Film Classification. The BBFC is responsible for the national classification and censorship of films within the UK. It has a statutory requirement to classify cinema releases, DVDs and some video games. Murray’s interview will provide a fascinating insight into the organisation’s work and practices. He began working at the BBFC in 2000 and has been a senior examiner since 2005.

www.bbfc.co.uk





Soundstage October 8th Event

£12.50

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Thurs November 12th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £12.50 

THIS EVENT WELCOMES FILM PRODUCER NIK POWELL

AND PAUL DRAPER FROM THE BAND MANSUN

NIK POWELL

Nik Powell produced some of the most acclaimed British films of the mid eighties to the late nineties. They include The Crying Game, Mona Lisa, The Company of Wolves, Little Voice, Backbeat, Fever Pitch and Scandal. Some of these were from Palace Pictures, the relatively successful and somewhat notorious production and company that he founded with producer Stephen Woolley. Since 2005, he has been the Director of the National Film and Television School. He is also the Chair of BAFTA's film committee. In 1972, Nik founded Virgin Records with Richard Branson.

www.nfts.co.uk



PAUL DRAPER

Paul Draper was the lead vocalist, guitarist and songwriter of Mansun, one of the most acclaimed bands to emerge after Britpop. He formed the band with bassist Stove King and lead guitarist Dominic Chad. Their debut album, 1997’s Attack of the Grey Lantern, entered the chart at number one. Mansun’s singles include the atmospheric Wide Open Space, the catchy Stripper Vicar and the melancholic I Can Only Disappoint You. 1998’s album, Six, included their highest charting single, Being a Girl. They split after their third album, 2000’s Little Kix. Paul has recently been working on solo material.

www.mansun.co.uk


Soundstage November 12th Event

£12.50

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There are no actual tickets. Upon making a purchase for events, the payee will be added to an attendance list and the names will be on the door. Please note that any refunds won't be made less than 24 hours before an event that places are purchased for or after the relevant event.