Flatpack Festival Has Arrived!

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Flatpack Festival is back! Having just opened on the 14th March for its 6th festival, Flatpack brings you a jam-packed line-up with everything from cinematic delights, to live music, workshops and family friendly shorts and animations.

With the animation strand being one of the highlights on the Flatpack calendar, we’ve decided to give you a break down of what’s in store for you when you get there with five highlights that you won’t want to miss.

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Support Light House and Save Your Local Cinema!

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Lighthouse Media Centre, Wolverhampton’s only independent cinema, is in desperate need of your support so that it can stay open.
 
In need of £7500, the cinema must raise the funds to help fund a full digital upgrade for all their screens in order to keep their history alive and continue to show the films they do.
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Award Joy for Local Animators!

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Two Midlands Animators are both in for a shot at winning highly sought after honours at the British Animation Awards (BAA’s), showing there’s plenty of animation talent in the region!

Chris Randall and Louis Hudson, two of our Animation Forum members, have both been nominated at the BAAs, which takes place on March 15 2012 at the BFI on the Southbank.

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