Frontiers 2015: 8Bit Lounge in 8Bits: Europe in 8 Bits

Frontiers 2015: 8Bit Lounge in 8Bits: Europe in 8 Bits

Frontiers 2015

Date and time
20 Mar 2015 (6:30pm)
Location

Old Joint Stock Theatre

Price

Free event

Despite significant advancements in computer gaming technology, playing pong on the Atari or Duck Hunt on the NES is still undeniably satisfying. In partnership with Flatpack Festival, we celebrate the oldskool with a whole day dedicated to 8 Bit technologies.

Europe in 8 Bits*

(dir. Javier Polo) Spain, 2013 – 76min

Kickstart the evening as Spanish filmmaker Javier Polo takes us on a journey into the world of chip music with his documentary Europe in 8 Bits* charting the European movement of turning 8bit consoles into musical instruments.

*Screening presented by Vivid Projects as part of µChip3 Festival curated by Antonio Roberts and Sam Wray (19-21 Mar).

Frontiers 2015

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