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Alternate Realities

Alternate Realities: Sheffield Doc/Fest Touring Exhibition

The UK’s premiere documentary festival, Sheffield Doc/Fest, shares highlights from its Alternate Realities programme, dedicated to interactive augmented reality and virtual reality projects.


BlacKkKlansman (15) special screening + live satellite Q&A

A major comeback for the outspoken and visionary director  Spike Lee, this bitingly satirical film tells the true story of a African-American detective's mission to infiltrate the Klu Klux Klan.

Alternate Realities: Central Airport THF (15*)

Berlin’s historic Tempelhof Airport ceased operation in 2008, but the space is vast and has certainly not remained empty. 

Who is Dayani Cristal?

Alternate Realities: Who is Dayani Cristal? (12A)

A corpse found in the scorching heat of the Arizona desert, on the border of the US and Mexico, inspires a quest for answers. 

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Alternate Realities: Cave of Forgotten Dreams 3D (U)

Sit back and enjoy a magical journey into the depths of our collective history, with Werner Herzog as your guide.

A still from Mitra Tabrizian's debut Gholam

London Nights: Gholam (15)

Haunted by his past and with an uncertain future, Gholam gets involved in the conflict of a total stranger and sees it through to the very end.

Acceptable Levels

Television Will Be Revolutionised: Acceptable Levels + panel

The first feature to be made under the Workshop Declaration, Acceptable Levels is a meditation on the ethics of film-making, and a powerful critique of the media.

Filming Welcome to the Spiv Economy

Farewell to the Welfare State + Welcome to the Spiv Economy

A double-bill of abrasively radical films by two workshops – Trade Films and Newsreel Collective – with strong links to local labour movements.