Friends of the Food Network, Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival continues to break boundaries with its eighth edition, in Hawick from 3rd to 7th May 2018. For five days, the Scottish Borders town becomes the centre for some of the world’s most respected and acclaimed moving image artists, presenting the most groundbreaking experimental lm and artists’ moving image from around the world.
Audiences have their pick of more than 130 film screenings, 36 world premieres, 12 film installations, expanded cinema performances, a filmmaker symposium and a film walk.
A key part of the festival has always been supporting Scottish filmmakers and celebrating the country’s rich cultural impact. This year Alchemy has commissioned two expanded cinema pieces featuring live music which will stretch the boundaries of Gaelic filmmaking.
As ever there is a fantastic array of events going on in Hawick thought the event and of course, visitors will be making the most of Scottish Borders Food Network members whilst in town.
check www.alchemyfilmfestoval.org.uk for details. The full program can be viewed here.