This page documents all non-festival events we have held which are thematically linked to the Essay Film Festival





Stuart Marshall: Queer History and Public Activism: the TV essay, the public Sphere and Visibility of AIDS in 1980s Television

In collaboration with Birkbeck Institute of the Humanities (BIH) and Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image (BIMI)







BIMI in collaboration with the Derek Jarman Lab Presents: Faces of John Berger

A screening of the essay film Seasons of Quincy followed by a day symposium exploring the celebrated writer, artist and broadcaster.



The Audio Visual Essay

Adrian Martin, Cristina Álvarez López and video essayist Catherine Grant reflect on the audiovisual essay.