15 February 2014
Bristol City Council are to debate a proposed a budget cut of £100,000 to the Bristol City Council arts budget with effect from 1 April 2014. The whole arts budget is £977,000 so this represents a cut of nearly 10%. This is due to be decided on during a council budget meeting this Tuesday 18th February.
8 February 2014
WHITELADIES PICTURE HOUSE: An update WLPH's recent visit to Jonathan Lees Architects to see the results of all their hard work over the last few months.
5 February 2014
THE STAGE: Actors left £87,000 out of pocket by a failed audiobook company, Bath-based AudioGo, have received the money owed to them, following intervention from Equity.
22 January 2014
BRANCH NEWS: Further to the announcement at the Branch AGM on January 21st, here are the results 2014-16 branch committee elections.
16 January 2014
BRISTOL POST: Last week's surprise announcement that the former ABC cinema on Whiteladies Road is to be restored by its current owners was broadly welcomed. But for campaigners who have raised thousands of pounds in a bid to salvage the building, the move brings an unusual dilemma.
15 January 2014
TELEVISUAL: Company Pictures TV drama Wolf Hall is to shoot in the UK, starting this Spring, rather than Belgium which was originally planned. The production, directed by Peter Kosminsky, will be based in Bristol, using locations in the South West of England.
15 January 2014
BRISTOL POST: Harry Hill: On physical comedy and Bristol's annual Slapstick Festival. On January 26 at the Bristol Old Vic, Harry will be looking back at key players in the constantly-evolving world of physical comedy at a Sunday night talk named Harry Hill's Top Comedy Moments.
13 January 2014
BRISTOL POST: The former ABC cinema in Whiteladies Road could be fully restored in 18 months, according to its owners. After facing pressure from campaigners over plans for a gym on the site, Medinbrand now looks set to return the building to its former use.
10 January 2014
BRISTOL CULTURE: 'The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box', whose filming was based at Bristol's Bottle Yard Studio's, has been released in the USA.
7 January 2014
The Bristol CiniMe event on January 14th puts Bristol independent filmmakers in the spotlight. The event includes over 80 minutes of short films produced in Bristol. There’s the opportunity to meet the filmmakers, listen to the stories behind the making of the films and network with other creatives.