Loudest Voice In Meanwood
Sat, 24 August 2019, 6pm
Meanwood Institute, Leeds
Part of West Java West Yorkshire Cooperative Movement
Invited to respond to the idea of his village as part of the 10th Village Video Festival, Leeds based artist Joe Geoff made new film documenting the Meanwood Urban Farm and organised special screening at the Meanwood Institute. The programme featured selection of short works by local filmmaker Doreen Wood, as a partial celebration of her 99th birthday and decades-long interest in documenting Meanwood, Leeds and beyond on film. The programme included selection of Doreen’s films including subjects such as the formation of the Meanwood Urban Farm and the destruction of the former Capitol Cinema.
Including guest performance by Tedi Nurmanto and screening of Prabowo Setyadi’s short documentary on the Supernatural Farming project of Jatiwangi art Factory.
Kindly supported by the London Book Fair Fringe Programme through funding from BEKRAF (the Creative Economy Agency of Indonesia). Organised by the National Organising Committee of the 2019 London Book Fair (NOC-LBF) and Virtuago.