10.02.2014 – ‘Music to film – film to music’ at BFI Southbank – Programme


23DM20 logo5_292_0‘Music to film – film to music’

Drake Music – Connect & Collaborate London in partnership with BFI Southbank



BFI Blue Room

March 10th 2014

1.30pm to 4.30pm

(4.30 – 5pm for networking)


Sign in and take seats


David Somerset – Introduce BFI & house keeping

Chas De Swiet – Introduce importance of disabled musicians/filmmakers

Ivan Riches – Introduce event and running order

2pm to 3pm

Speakers introduce and show their films:

Melanie Clifford

Chas de Swiet

Ivan Riches

Susan Young

Films to be shown:

1. ’In Motion’, commissioned by C&CL Drake Music, made by Melanie Clifford with music by Melanie Clifford, Howard Jacques, Tom Newnham and Rosie Vachat

2. ’Water’ a film with music made by Chas de Swiet.

3. ‘A Case for Creative Diversity’ Commissioned by ACE, made by Ivan Riches

4. ’Jimi Hendrix: Fire’ Promo and ‘It Started with a Murder # Expt.1’ made by Susan Young

Plus special guests

3pm – 3.30pm  

Tea/coffee, Showing of DM show-real edited by Melanie Clifford

Show-real of film/music commissioned and supported by Drake Music.

20 minutes: including excerpts from; DMYA – Charlotte White, Rosie Vachat and Jordan Andow, Into the light by Chas de Swiet, The Brazilian Connection, Distant Interiors and other films of DM projects/performances.

3.30pm to 4.30pm

Open discussion about films shown, opportunities for disabled people’s access to making music and for filmmaking and the possibility of setting up future projects etc.

4.30 to 5pm

Opportunities to network



Connect & Collaborate London is supported by the City Bridge Trust & ACE



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