Tag Archives: Film

We’ve Got It Covered Launch night

Last Thursday evening 100 people attended the launch of the We’ve Got It Covered exhibition in the greenhouse. Joanna Littlejohns, the Guernsey Arts Commission’s Head of Arts Development reflected on the opening: “We’ve Got It Covered is the seventh exhibition … Continue reading

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We’ve got it covered!

Next exhibition coming up in the greenhouse   15th April – 2nd June 2011 An exhibition, coinciding with the first Guernsey Literary Festival on the Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society book. The phenomenal success of this book, worldwide, has led … Continue reading

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GAC Open for Funding Applications

As we welcome in 2011 here at the Guernsey Arts Commission we are ready to start receiving applications for funding. The Guernsey Arts Commission offers four types of funding: •  Grants •  Underwriting •  Sponsorship Matching • Travel Bursaries Funding … Continue reading

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Poems on the Buses Launch Weekend

This weekend is all about poetry, as Poems on the Buses 4 officially launches. Nearly 500 entries from all over the world were judged by Gabriel Griffin, the founder and organizer of the Poetry on the Lake Competition, festival and … Continue reading

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Louder Than Words – Playwriting Workshop with Rikki Beadle-Blair

 Guernsey has a rich literary past with great works such as Les Miserables being penned on its shores, and new contemporary writers now exhibiting their work through the Poems on the Buses initiative.  If you’re a budding writer who perhaps … Continue reading

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Revving up for Poems on the Buses 4

For the last two years the poetry of Guernsey writers has been circumnavigating the island as part of an ongoing exhibition on all 33 Island Coachways’ buses.  It has been a terrific way for both experienced poets and new talent … Continue reading

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The Guernsey Literary Festival 12-15th May 2011 – first news!

Inspired by Guernsey Welcome to The Guernsey Literary Festival 12-15th May 2011 Banjour! You’ve arrived at the blog  for Guernsey’s first Literary Festival and it’s your first step to an enchanting stay on a welcoming island, rich with its own legends, … Continue reading

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Rivers and Tides – Andy Goldsworthy’s award winning film

At 7.30pm on Monday 21st June at the Princess Royal Centre for Performing Arts, there will be a very special opportunity to see the island premiere of Andy Goldsworthy’s award winning film Rivers and Tides.  As part of the 2nd Art … Continue reading

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FIT – the Guernsey Premiere (roll out the red carpet!)

We are very excited to annouce that the GAC will be screening the fantastic new film FIT featuring local actress TIGGER BLAIZE at the Princess Royal Centre for Performing Arts on Saturday 15th May. Described by The Times as “a … Continue reading

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Award Winning Dramas receive their premiere!

  We’re delighted to announce the premiere broadcast of Sharp Edge by Nick Le Messurier and The Calls by Jason Monaghan will take place next week on BBC Guernsey, BBC Jersey and BBC South West. The plays are the result … Continue reading

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