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LOST FUTURES 005 - IS THIS A GAME TO YOU?

  • BFi Southbank Belvedere Road London, England, SE1 United Kingdom (map)

3rd April 2019, BFI Southbank. Presented with Anna Bogutskaya, as part of ‘Born Digital: Raised by the Internet’

Machinima - a portmanteau of ‘machine’ and ‘cinema’ - is the process of using real-time computer graphics engines to create a cinematic production. Though few use the term, artists have been experimenting with this mode for almost as long as videogames have existed. Across a series of short films featuring various videogame environments, this programme proposes that whilst games can be art, art can also be games.

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