Flatpack 2014 :: any thoughts?

The post-festival stocktake would not be complete without your views. If you came to this year’s ...

Flatpack Film Festival Award Winners 2014

It was another stellar year for shorts; the standard gets better every Flatpack, and although it was a ...

Flatpicks: Ian Francis

In the mad rush to put the festival on, our mooted series of guest choices hasn’t really happened. ...

Opening weekend

A few photo highlights from an excellent Flatpack weekend. All images by Katja Ogrin. Great talk to kick ...

Coming up at Flatpack…

Crikey, that was quite a weekend. Probably one of our best. Thanks to all who came, and to all of our ...

Whose Round Is It Anyway?

Whose Round is it Anyway? is a collection of short films celebrating that classic British institution: ...

The day dawns

It’s that time of year when we awake at 5, minds racing with all the stuff that needs doing. Ticket ...

Flatpicks: Simran Hans

To help you negotiate the festival programme, we’re asking a few people to tell us what ...

Events for younger viewers and doers

Wondering what to do with your little ones? There is plenty to see and do over the festival with ...

Swipeside (24-26 March)

This year, as part of our eighth film festival, we’ve been working with a team of students at Birmingham ...

A busy Friday…

The last Friday before the festival, and four of the team were busy in the derelict and deserted Central ...

DVD Bang – Digbeth’s First Korean picture house

From South Korea’s city streets, Digbeth will see its very first DVDBANG as part of Flatpack this ...

Film Bug 2014

Next week the festival kicks off with Film Bug, a mini festival within the festival across Colmore ...

Oh my GLOB!

Three weeks today we’ll be at the mac wallowing in the joys of Adventure Time, Pendleton ...

Phono-Cinéma-Théâtre

Judith Mackrell, the Guardian’s Dance critic has written a wonderful piece on ...

Two weeks to go!

In two weeks time the 8th festival kicks off in Birmingham. It’s our most ambitious yet with over ...

London – festival taster

Next week we’ll be giving Londoners the chance to see what’s coming up in the second city for ...

Flatpack 2014 is live!

This year we have battled seasonal lurgy and had many a late night in order to get the festival programme ...

The Dark River

Last Friday we unveiled new video installation The Dark River at mac birmingham, commissioned for the ...

Fantastic Planet at the Festival of Imagination

This week the Festival of Imagination opens in Selfridges Birmingham, a collaboration between The BIAD ...