Event Information

MAC Hexagon Theatre | Free | Drop-in | 11am - 4pm

As part of EcoFest 2021, we'll be showcasing a selection of short film screenings in MAC's Hexagon Theatre. These films will play on a loop throughout the duration of EcoFest for you to drop-in and watch when you wish.

The films cover a range of topics including climate change and action, relating to this year's theme at EcoFest of Building Back Better. 

Two of the short films included in these free screenings have been created by students of MAC's learning programmes.

Short Film Programme

  • The Plant Debate by Andre Khan
    Created during Young Filmmakers Workshop with Reel Access as part of the Bring it on Brum! Holiday Activities and Food scheme at MAC
    Concept, Art Direction and Filming: Andre Khan
    Performers: Martin McNally and Thomas O’Connell
    Technical: Elijah Phillips
    Created with support from Reel Access www.reelaccess.org.uk  
  • We Have a Dream by MAC Makes Music’s Eco Music Project
    Featuring Nashita Haque, Cerys Giles and Fatemah Esfandiari, led by Dan Whitehouse
    Video produced by Liz Birch
  • Look At What We’ve Got by Music Spark POD 1
    Written and produced by members of the Sage Gateshead Music Spark Team
  • Nature’s Wisdom by Music Spark POD 2, featuring Danielle Kock
    Written and produced by members of the Sage Gateshead Music Spark Team.
  • Climate Solutions 101 presented by Project Drawdown
    Setting the Stage; Stopping Climate Change; Reducing Sources; Supporting Sinks and Improving Society; Putting It All Together; Making It Happen

EcoFest 2021 is part of the Great Big Green Week, the UK’s biggest call for action on climate change, and supported by The Climate Coalition