REVIEW: Shorts Showcase & Regional Voices

Shorts Showcase & Regional Voices both provided opportunities for emerging filmmakers to present their films to a wider audience. Nathan Hardie attended both for Freestyle Bristol.

REVIEW: Forwards Festival 23, Day 2

Forwards Festival 23 for the second day of the festival’s second year sees thousands make their way onto Clifton Downs for one of the last summer days.

REVIEW: DLH Hardcore Day 2023

DLH Hardcore Day 2023 lived up to the motto “Ain’t Nuthin Meaner Than The Deaner” as Bristol’s best alternative festival, and drew a crowd out for a day in the park.

SPOTLIGHT: Inaz Hussain – Choosing Your Own Story

Starting out at Integrate UK before going on to graduate at Screen and Film School, Inaz Hussain is a multi-talented filmmaker. In July 2023, Hussain released his most personal short film yet, Remembrance – Pain…

REVIEW: Digga D blesses Bristol

UK hip-hop superstar Digga D visited Rough Trade Bristol on his pop-up tour to promote his new mixtape ‘Back To Square One’ – giving fans the chance to grab a copy and meet the man…

REVIEW: I Am Echoborg, Arnolfini​

I am Echoborg is a thought-provoking show involving an audience conversing with AI and exploring the possibilities of human and tech relationships. Jess Milton sat in on the conversations.

PODCAST: DJ Style talks to Charlie Ahearn

DJ Style, Co-Organiser of our 4 Pillars Bristol event caught up with Charlie Ahearn – the legendary director of the cult classic film Wild Style, ahead of our special screening.

NEWS: ACS Custom Announce Sponsorship of The 4 Pillars

Ear protection specialists ACS Custom are proud to announce their support and sponsorship of 4 Pillars Bristol. As well as making top of the range hearing protection for musicians and gig-goers, ACS also raises awareness…

REVIEW: Shabu, Watershed

This documentary from director Shamira Raphaëla follows the charismatic young rapper Shabu as he tries desperately to earn money to pay off a debt.


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