Studio Interview: East End Film Festival
Pearl Wise speaks to Andrew Simpson, founder and curator of the East End Film Festival about this year’s programme, Mark Gillis director of his feature debut Sink, and photographer Mitra Tabrizian director of her feature debut Golham.
Studio Interview: CityLife Stories
We learn about East London University’s CityLife Stories with project administrator Sam and Rebecca Hawkins winner of this year’s City Life prize for Fiction by young writers with her short story ‘London Calling’
Goal Diggers FC – Rethink women’s football
Sasha Edye-Lindner speaks to some members of the women’s Hackney based football team Goal Diggers FC breaking down stereotypes around the game.
Live studio session: STAC
STAC joins EastCast live in the Resonance studio laying some stripped back tracks from her newly released Perpetual EP on 2 Points Records.
Studio interview with Douglas Karsen from One2Festival
Jonny Virgo talks to Douglas Karsen about an ambitious multi-layered 2 week festival at London Fields Taproom – One2Festival 15th-25th May at London Fields Taproom.
Studio Interview: Hackney Pirates
Jessie Lawson talks to Anthony and Carmen from Dalston based literacy charity Hackney Pirates about what they do and about a new podcast series the Young Pirates have produced, imagining the world in 2050.
The Institute of Light is a recordshop/cinema and bookshop/restaurant all hidden under a railway arch in London fields. Take a tour with director Jo Hagan.
The Estate Agency – What if we moved to Stoke?
Last week Pearl found herself looking around an Estate Agent in Stoke Newington that made me do a few double takes at the prices.. How could everything be so cheap? Was she reading the property boards correctly? It turns out she wasn’t dreaming, but it wasn’t quite that simple..
Queen of Carnival: Claudia Jones
Jonny Virgo delves into the life of Claudia Jones: journalist, activist and one of the conceivers of the Notting Hill Carnival.