Preview video for the first of 4 DIFFERENT upcoming events from 'Live Film in Leith' at the Out of the Blue (OOTB) Drill Hall in Leith, Edinburgh. This was shot in onesp house. Live footage filmed at the Store during an event organized by smashevents.co.uk
EVENT DAY 1 – SUNDAY 7th AUGUST
THEME: Street Art on Film
The first week considers the world of street art, dj-ing, graffiti artists and lifestyle and will be screening Peter Gerard's film, Just to Get a Rep (justtogetarep.com) in the live event at night, alongside some live performances.
During the day a mixture of workshops will be taking place relating to street art, dj-ing, and film making with everyone welcome.
Just to Get a Rep (Peter Gerard – 2000, 52’00)
The 1st film to tell the true story of the origins of graffiti and hiphop features exclusive interviews with New York’s legendary spray-paint pioneers and today’s leading artists from Europe and The US.
With Presentation Screenings of Short Films with live performances
Fools Gold (Alan Stockdale - Foundlight Productions 2010, 5’40”)
Out of the blue provide studio and production space for Edinburgh's cultural community. We generate opportunities for everyone to participate in the arts by fostering innovative and accessible projects.
Leith on the Fringe at the OOTB Drill Hall is as a spectacular new initiative to reflect a range of the performance and workshop skills of local, national and international artists, many of whom have studios or run regular workshops in the Drill Hall.
1SP aka ONE SP aka Snoop Froggy Frog is the original Edinburgh French MC. Migrated from Cannes to Scotland to show the world what French rap is all about ! As an Hip-Hop veteran he has collaborated with dozens of artists from different countries and background, and he’s finalizing his first album “refugiee poetique – poetikal refugee”
Peter's recent cutting-edge graffiti-history documentary "Just to Get a Rep" received acclaim at festivals worldwide and is now being distributed internationally on DVD and broadcast. Heavily involved in the international documentary community, Peter is the webmaster for the online professional documentary community - The D-Word.
"Motion/Static", his latest short as a director, premiered at IDFA in 2009. Peter is currently finishing "Eat Songs", an epic feature documentary about two filmmakers entangled in an African musician's incredible dream.
Mao Art Land and others...
Accidental Media produces award-winning documentaries, short films and interactive media for international broadcast, DVD and online distribution. Working with formats from 35mm to HD, we are constantly pushing technologies to new creative limits in both production and distribution.
Pundigrion Films started by exploring the different possibilities of narrative story telling by merging different art worlds and film forms together in short films, documentaries, music videos and live performances.
Foundlight Production is a dynamic and adaptable uk based video production company.
Smashevents bring together the best in hip-hop culture to Scotland from funk, soul and jazz all the way through old-skool to the dopest hardcore rap in existence. The event happens at the Store, Edinburgh.