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Power, Corruption & Lies # 2

UK, 1988 - 2015, 88mins,
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Power, Corruption & Lies is a series of three screenings looking at how filmmakers and artists in the UK have used film and video to express feelings of political discontent over the last 4 decades.

Featuring over 20 works spanning 1977–2019, the screenings engage with turbulent moments in history including the Thatcher government, the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, 911, the UK miners’ strike, civil wars in Yemen and Lebanon, Occupy London, The Troubles and the Falklands War.

Our hope is that, when experienced together, the films will stand in solidarity, representing a collective need to address the misuses of power.


Power, Corruption & Lies # 2

Frozen War (Hotel Diaries #1) John Smith, 2001, 11 mins, digital

Measures of Distance Mona Hatoum, 1988, 16 mins, digital

Neither Here Nor There Malcolm le Grice, 2001, 8 mins, digital (3 screen version)

Mouthwash Reman Sadani, 2014, 20 mins, digital

Electrical Gaza Rosalind Nashashibi, 2015, 18 mins, digital

Dirty Pictures (Hotel Diaries #6) John Smith, 2007, 15 mins, digital


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A series of three screenings looking at how filmmakers and artists in the UK have used film and video to express feelings of political discontent
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Leeds University Union

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