have completed, and am developing, several
including large format digital films, documentaries and
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A 4k FullDome Production
in association with SKY-SKAN Europe
A narration led 25 & 46 min.
exploring the connection between the
Neolithic civilisation of Britain
night sky, and the emerging
science of Archaeo-Astronomy.
R E M
N A N
An 2k DCP / HDTV production
in association with SKY-SKAN Europe
A 36 min. digital widescreen presentation,
utilising motion controlled timelapse
imagery and a 5.1 score by Thorsten Quaeschning of
that charts the rise
and fall of the Neollithic civilisation
Status: Completed - Released by
HIDDEN ART RECORDS 2002
Using samples, narration and original music
& mixes from ORBITAL, APHEX TWIN,
SOMA, MICHAEL STEARNS
and others, this 78 min. audio
deconstructs the 1991
One of the best reviewed
albums of that year.
timely....assembled with such
originality that it creates
new genre of protest record...."
THE INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY 5/5
"....a landmark CD....extraordinary...."
THE BIG ISSUE
"....if such voices of dissent were allowed to
the world might not be in such a
THE WIRE MAGAZINE - Best 50 albums of the Year
"....takes your breath away....one of the
strongest and most consistent statements yet to
come out of the current anti-war movement...."
CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
brilliant intervention in the propaganda
Double CD edition includes
instrumentals on disc 2
Available to purchase direct from
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~ AMAZON US
Completed - Broadcast by Channel 4 /
Carlton / WGBH
min. documentary gives voice to both
sides of the debate over the true
nature of that most quintessential
of English summer phenomena: Crop
Circles. Are they art, or messages
from extra-terrestrial beings? Or
CROPPIES is an affectionate, balanced
and revealing sociological portrait,
with original music by NEGATIVLAND.
sympathetic, engaging and often
hilarious portrait of their insular
world. As a visual document of the
crop circle circus, CROPPIES is
FORTEAN TIMES MAGAZINE 1998
Available for sale on region free
DVD - £5 a pop inc. postage!
U R I N A L
T A P
Voted down 4:3 by the BRITDOC
FOUNDATION, and sooo close but no
cigar with broadcasters and funding
The true story of the worlds first
air guitar band, PISS, and their
journey, via the late John Peel,
from cult stardom to history makers
as they become the only air act to
actually make a record, before
imploding in classic rock fashion at
the peak of their success.
please help me rescue this insanely funny
project from oblivion?
Status: In Development - Promo DVD
THINGS TO DO
WITH DE GRANBY IF THEY'RE NOT DEAD
Originally signed with
the now defunct Nina Little
Theatrical Agency, THE DE GRANBY
SINGERS brandish their perspex notes
and peculiar smiles. They peer out
from beneath the apple blossom tree
and simply demand to be
Nina Little booked cabaret and
vaudeville acts throughout the
American East Coast circuit during
the 60’s and 70’s and had had the
good fortune to catch several stars
on the rise, including Woody Allen,
Carl Perkins and Cab Calloway.
did such an obscure act with such a
surreal presence fail to make it to
the big time? Who were they? Family
members, or stage school misfits,
thrust together by greedy
star-struck parents or deranged
teachers? Were they any good? What
did they sound like? Why did they do
it? And where are they now?
small documentary crew I will
attempt to find them and / or their
surviving descendants. And above all
we will attempt to re-unite them,
either to perform one last concert,
or to cut a record.
A light hearted, humourous and
sentimental journey into a lost era,
and a unique
opportunity to explore the ‘B-Side’
of the American cabaret circuit,
itself the fading remnant of a once
thriving Vaudeville tradition that
was finally destroyed by television.
Status: In Development
Running time: 48-52 mins. for hour
© GRANT WAKEFIELD - 2009