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Festival Films at Hope Bank Works

Sat, 20/05/2017 - 1:00pm
£7.50

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Experiment with colour and imagery in this animation workshop which will also include screen printing your own original psychedelic T-shirt under the supervision of an experienced animator and artist.

Ideal for 8 to 16 year olds.

Bring a snack, a drink and a plain white T-shirt to which to print your design

Limited numbers: advance booking required via Holmfirth Library & Tourist Information Centre or online.

Further Animation Competition and Workshop details email: doctorsimpo@hotmail.co.uk and on the Festival website.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 1:00pm
FREE

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Leading Music Journalist Rob Chapman talks about Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett based on his acclaimed biography of the psychedelic music genius, A Very Irregular Head, with film clips and music.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 2:00pm
FREE

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An exploding cornucopia of music from psychedelic films and festivals.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 3:00pm
FREE

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Simon Matthews has written a magical history - Psychedelic Celluloid: British Pop Music in Film and TV 1965-1974 - of the influence of music and drugs on 300 Psychedelic Films, illustratedith clips from key films of the period.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 5:00pm
FREE

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Rob Chapman continues with an exploration of his book Psychedelia and Other Colours, which chronicles with acid wit, the creative manifestation and cultural impact of LSD-inspired music.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 6:00pm
FREE
100mins

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 Dir.  Richard C. Sarafin, US, 1971

Pill-popping Vietnam vet (Barry Newman) delivers a race car across America in the longest and greatest car chase on film to a soundtrack of wonderful music.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 6:00pm
FREE

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Classic psychedelic films and music from 1967


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 8:00pm
FREE

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Holmfirth's own acidheads playing the LSD hits with a mind-blowing light show.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 8:00pm
FREE

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Local resident and international composer Barry Russell and his wonderful musicians unleash their artistic musical talent on modern versions of psychedelic classics from the Beatles to Pink Floyd. Supported by local musician Ben Thomas and his project Big Tide, plus a mind-bending psychedelic light show.


Sat, 20/05/2017 - 8:00pm
FREE
95mins

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 Dir. Denis Hopper, US, 1969

Classic road (LSD) trip by hippies (Peter Fonda & Dennis Hopper) in search of freedom in a conformist and corrupt America. Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper find Jack Nicholson along the way. The best soundtrack of any film.

 


Sun, 21/05/2017 - 7:30pm
FREE
96mins

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Dir. Fisher Stevens, US, 2016

Wonderfully filmed, crucial, breath-taking, eye-opening documentary about the effects of climate change presented by Leonardo DiCaprio. It might have been depressing but it does offer a glimmer of hope and presents a case that even in the Holme Valley, a difference can be made.


Mon, 22/05/2017 - 7:30pm
£5.00
120mins

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We've done it again - found another rich crop of old and historic film of the Holme Valley and Huddersfield. The premier of our documentary on artist Trevor Stubley, Mike Wade's Summer Wine Town, old Holmfirth, foreign views of Huddersfield, a young Ashley Jackson, local music and lots more for another, emotional, nostalgia feast.


Wed, 24/05/2017 - 1:00pm
FREE

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Screening of an episode from the very first series of the TV series in 1973, starring Michael Bates. Plus talk by Dr Lynne Hibberd, Leeds Beckett University, whose research (with Dr Zoe Tew-Thompson), looks at way the programme affected collective memories of the Holmfirth.


Wed, 24/05/2017 - 8:00pm
FREE

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Celebrating the launch of the new album, The Great Lake, by James Mabbett aka Napoleon IIIrd, with a debut live presentation of the album in its entirety with film and sound art. In the seven years since the last album, James has covered a great distance, both emotional and literal, culminating in this exciting multi-media event. Details: www.napoleoniiird.com


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