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March 2020

Film: Animal Farm

11 March 2:00 pm
Museum in the Park, Stratford Park
Stroud, GL5 4AF United Kingdom
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Free

Halas and Batchelor’s acclaimed feature on George Orwell’s famous satirical fable stands out as an animation classic and remains both fresh and relevant. An outstanding achievement for renowned animators John Halas, Joy Batchelor and Harold Whitaker, this landmark adaptation brilliantly conveys the horror and humour of George Orwell’s scathing satire.

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Refuge and Renewal: Migration and British Art

14 March - 6 June
MOMA Machynlleth, Heol Penrallt
Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8AJ United Kingdom
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Free

This exhibition looks at how artist refugees in the last hundred years have been received and influenced British art

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Hampstead’s Pioneers of Modern Art

14 March 11:00 am
Hampstead Tube Station, Hampstead High Street
London, London NW3 1QG United Kingdom
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£9 – £12

In the first half of the 20th century Hampstead was home to some of the era's most pioneering artists. We will walk in the footsteps of the Slade School artists. In Downshire Hill we learn of the artistic Carline family and will also discuss the role that Roland Penrose, Margaret Gardiner and Fred and Diana Uhlman played in the art world in the years leading up to, and during, the Second World War. We walk to Belsize Park to learn of the Modernists including Henry Moore, Piet Mondrian and Barbara Hepworth whom Herbert Read described as living as a “nest of gentle artists” and conclude with the refugee designers who stayed at the Isokon flats.

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*Postponed* Film: Tales from Hoffnung & Ruddigore

18 March 2:00 pm
Museum in the Park, Stratford Park
Stroud, GL5 4AF United Kingdom
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Enjoy two animated films from the Halas & Batchelor studio which was based in Stroud for many years.

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Ernst Schoen: Lunchtime Concert

20 March 1:00 pm
Bishopsgate Institute, 230 Bishopsgate
London, EC2M 4QH United Kingdom
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This lunchtime concert features the recently rediscovered music of the anti-fascist and experimental radio producer and composer Ernst Schoen. Schoen, a former director of Radio Frankfurt and friend of Walter Benjamin, Bertolt Brecht and others, escaped to London after being arrested for crimes against the Third Reich in 1934, and continued his writing and activism in exile.

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*Postponed* Refuge Britain: Stories of Émigré Designers

21 March 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chambers Street, Chambers Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1JF United Kingdom
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£5 – £7

Join our discussion of the experience of Bernat Klein, Tibor Reich and other émigré textile designers.

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*Postponed* Jew Süss and Jud Süss

22 March 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD United Kingdom + Google Map

*The Pears Institute has decided to postpone the Jew/Jud Süss screening, in the light of the coronovirus/COVID-19 outbreak.*

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*Postponed* Edith Tudor-Hart and the Opening of the Lawn Road Flats: Exile Photographer

26 March 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Isokon Gallery, Lawn Road
London, NW3 2XD United Kingdom
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£10

In 1934 Austrian émigré photographer Edith Tudor-Hart was commissioned to provide photographic record of the opening of the Isokon building

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*Postponed* Photography and Cinema, from A to Z

30 March 6:00 pm
Clore Lecture Theatre, Torrington Square
London, WC1E 7JL United Kingdom
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KRASZNA-KRAUSZ LECTURE 2020: ‘Photography and Cinema, from A to Z’ presented by David Campany

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April 2020

Yom Hashoah Service with Film Screening & Discussion of Home Movie by Caroline Pick

20 April 8:00 pm
New North London Synagogue, East End Road
London, N3 2SY United Kingdom
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£5

Caroline Pick is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and commissioning editor.

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George Szirtes: the Dual Perspective of an Exile

28 April 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Wiener Library, 29 Russell Square
London, W1B 5DP United Kingdom
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The prize-winning poet and translator will talk about his experience as a member of the Second Generation, his parent’s background in the camps, coming to the UK as a refugee from Hungary in 1956 and the creative process.

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May 2020

Modernist Hampstead Walk

16 May
Hampstead Tube Station, Hampstead High Street
London, London NW3 1QG United Kingdom
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£9 – £12

Discover the revolutionary Modernist homes and idealistic architecture built in Hampstead in the 1930s

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