This week on the Ditch arts & culture show…

On this week's Ditch Melanie finds out about a cat emporium that's about to open in east London. Tom catches the band Luls as they are packing for their forthcoming tour. Nia talks to Austrian artist Hubert Blanz about his exhibition looking at London homes from behind. Pearl has been speaking to folk from Chatsworth… Continue reading

This week on the Ditch arts & culture show…

The team from Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture show are here every Thursday 3-4pm bringing you all the creative bits and pieces happening in Shoreditch and the East End. This week looks a little something like this... Stamford Hill Mods - The Genesis of Marc Bolan              Free exhibition that explores the story of… Continue reading

This week with DITCH arts & culture show (04/10/12)

This week the team from Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture were back bringing creative bits and pieces happening in Shoreditch and the East End. If you missed Thursday’s show, listen again via our podcast to catch interviews with the director of new Arab arts show #cometogether and the curator of a photography exhibition depicting… Continue reading

Win tickets to this Sunday’s The Big Mix!

Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture show is giving you lucky listeners the chance to win a pair of tickets to what may be the last festival you’ll go to this year! Sorry but it’s true, the summer is well and truly over. Deal with it. Now in its fourth year, this Sunday’s The Big… Continue reading

The Bionic Film Show 2012 comes to Hackney

This Saturday, Hackney Downs Park will play host to a mammoth free event fusing film and music in a fundraiser for homeless charity St Mungo’s. The Bionic Film Show will kick off at 2pm with a line up of quality films including Jude Law's Homeless Polar Bear in London, and St Mungo’s fantastic festival anthem… Continue reading

Hackney Film Festival 2012

This autumn will see the return of the 3rd Hackney Film Festival, spanning from Friday 7 – Sunday 9 of September. Expect a varied and lively programme consisting of film screenings, Q&As and performances at some of the borough's best loved cinemas. The Festival opens on Friday 7 September with a collaborative event looking at the… Continue reading

East End Film Festival: Review of “Riot From Wrong”

As part of the East End Film Festival Samantha  Ashworth went to watch the well anticipated documentary ‘Riots From Wrong’ at the Rio Cinema in Dalston. The crowds, queues, sold out seats and unavoidable hum of excitement said it all. An inspiring, riveting and thought provoking youth led, non-profit documentary. It focuses on not only… Continue reading

East End Film Festival: Review of “Snackbar”

Last night saw the UK premiere of Dutch film Snackbar screen at the Rio in Dalston. The story was based around a group of Moroccan young men spending their days dabbling in this and that. Sometimes in crime, violence and drug use. Other times in not very much at all. At the centre is Ali… Continue reading

East London Film Festival 3rd-8th July

This week sees the arrival of the much loved East End Film Festival, showing a diverse programme at cinemas and venues all over Shoreditch, Dalston, Whitechapel and beyond.  Some of the highlights include international premieres, industry masterclasses, free pop-up screenings and live events. Originally founded in 2000, previous special guests at the festival include filmmakers… Continue reading