Bite-sized animations that will make you think, laugh, and cry
Posted 26 May 2020 by Team Showroom
While the coronavirus crisis has meant live-action film production has all but ground to a halt, there is one area of the entertainment industry that has been able to adapt and keep going throughout the pandemic... animation.
Celebrating 100 years of Japanese cinema
Posted 19 May 2020 by Team Showroom
The British Film Institute launch a major six-month season celebrating 100 years of Japanese cinema. Here are three of our top recommendations to get your started…
Film festival's go virtual to beat lockdown
Posted 12 May 2020 by Team Showroom
As film festivals across the world move online, we have picked our top 5 lockdown compliant versions to provide you with a much needed festival fix.
Celebrating new and classic films created by women
Posted 5 May 2020 by Birds Eye View
Bird's Eye View look back on launching Reclaim the Frame in Sheffield a year ago, and talk about their current online events helping to promote digital releases of films by women in the lockdown.
Bringing Adventure Films to the Big Screen
Posted 28 April 2020 by Mathew Heason
Mathew Heason, discusses the birth and growth of Sheffield's very own Adventure Film Festival - ShAFF
Early Doors - a wonderfully inspiring film community
Posted 20 April 2020 by Dr Emmie McFadden
Dr Emmie McFadden, Senior Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University and regular guest speaker at the Showroom discusses her very first and most recent experience of our special weekly screening for over 55s’.
Posted 28 February 2020 by Andy Moore
Our Senior Programmer, Andy Moore, shares his thoughts on his favourite films from this years Berlinale Film Festival.
Jumpcut x Showroom: Videodrome
Posted 21 February 2020 by Thom Marsh about Film Studies Guest Blog: Cry Baby, , Film Studies Guest Blog: Little Shop of Horrors, , Film Studies Guest Blog: Phantom of the Paradise, and Film Studies Guest Blog: Purple Rain , and Jumpcut x Showroom: The Brood .
Our pals at Jumpcut are taking on our Film Studies: The Visions of David Cronenberg, this week they explore the messed up world of Videodrome
LGBTQ+ History Month – Films to look out for in 2020!
Posted 19 February 2020 by Mikaela Smith
We take a look at the upcoming LGBTQ+ films coming out this year
Jumpcut x Showroom: The Brood
Posted 12 February 2020 by Thom Marsh about Film Studies Guest Blog: Little Shop of Horrors, and Film Studies Guest Blog: Phantom of the Paradise, and Film Studies Guest Blog: Purple Rain .
Our pals at Jumpcut are taking on our Film Studies: The Visions of David Cronenberg.