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February 2012

The Edge of Dreaming is selected by the Buddhist Film Club, Tricycle, as their film of the month. There is a great discussion going on for the month of February at http://www.tricycle.com/filmclub?page=1#comment-34399

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Edinburgh University Medical Humanities Research Network is launching as part of the Institute of Advanced Studies in the Humanities in Edinburgh University. They will screen the 'The Edge of Dreaming' followed by a
wine reception.

Date: Monday 23rd January

Time:SCREENING: 3pm -5pm
Wine reception: 5pm - 6.30pm

Venue: Film: Cinema, basement of David Hume Tower, George Square.
Wine reception: Institute for Advanced Studies in the
Humanities, 2 HopePark Square.Edinburgh Limited places

email Claire.McKechnie@ed.ac.uk

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WORKSHOP

A chance to work with Amy Hardie exploring the themes in The Edge of Dreaming, but in the context of your own life and dreams. Described by a participant as an' exploration of the subconscious , travelling curiously through shamanism, dreaming, Jungian archetypes and indiginous death traditions', it is held on Monday 30th January from 2-4pm.Maximum 12 participants. Room 4 at the Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1 AF. To book, email Marianne on coach@coachlifeandcareer.com

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The Edge of Dreaming screens in Edinburgh as part of the Scottish Mental Health Festival's Panel on Friday 21st October, 12:00 midday.

To reserve a ticket contact Emma.Giles@ed.ac.uk or walk in on the day.
Venue: The Sanctuary, Augustine United Chruch, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EL
[website]

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The Edge of Dreaming is on tour in Brittany!
It opened the new season at Cinema Club 6 in Saint-Brieuc. It is the first time it has played in front of a French cinema audience. The discussion afterwards with the director Amy Hardie was wide-ranging and super-intelligent! It screened on Wed 21st September in Callac. [website]

Tonight, Thursday 22nd it plays in Pléneuf [webiste] and then at Doc'Ouest on Friday 23rd.

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London Screening Friday Sept 9th, 7.30pm
StudioSTRIKE, above Bread and Roses
68 Clapham Manor Street, SW4 6DX.

Director Amy Hardie and editor Ling Less will be there
for a Q & A afterwards.

followed by a Workshop Sunday 11th, 3.30pm, same venue.
Maximum of twelve places - 2 hour workshop.
You will work as a group, and in pairs, with your own dreams, fears and life experience. It is also an opportunity to learn and use the traditional Celtic bardos and trace their parallels with cutting edge neuroscience.

To book a place email lingity@gmail.com

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Multiple award winning POV, premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. The Edge of Dreaming has been selected to screen on Tuesday, from August 24th at 10pm, throughout America. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming screens in Aberdeen on July 3rd at 4 p.m. at the Belmont Cinema.[website]Amy Hardie will be there for a Q & A after the screening.

The Edge of Dreaming screens in 18 cities in the US on April 30th 2011 from Missouri, to Iowa, Indianapolis, Illinois, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma and Texas, organised by the School of Metaphysics. Venues and Times here: [website]

 

 

The Edge of Dreaming benefit screening
Saturday 19th March, 7 p.m
at the University of Edinburgh,1 Bristo Place, Chaplaincy centre Auditorium.

This is followed by a forum with GP Dr.Dobbin, who specialises in hynotherapy, shaman Claudia Goncalves, Amy Hardie, and herbalist and anatomist David Pirie. Should be a great discussion on body and brain, neuropathways, consciousness and how to access creativity. Reservations on 0131 449 3266 or text 077 8080 6600 http://www.shamaniccentre.com/film.html

[Press release]

 

TELEVISION SCREENING

True Stories screened a shortened version of The Edge of Dreaming on October 19th at 10.00 p.m, using the title DANGEROUS DREAMS.

 

Independent Pick of the Day: "Poignant and fascinating exploration of mortality, mourning and how fear can attack the body."
Time Out Critics choice: "Evocative, provocative and absorbing..compelling"
The Sunday Times Critics choice: "Hardie's film-making skills ensure memorable sequences"
Telegraph Digital Choice: "a film that ponders death and our deepest thoughts"
The Guardian Feature:"Her reconnaisance of dreamland provided some eerie moments, and resulted in a mesmerising film"
The Scottish Sun Feature" her flick has been shown in 29 film festivals across 13 countries".
Scotland on Sunday, Spectrum Feature:"The Edge of Dreaming was the most watched film in America on PBS for several weeks...audiences have interpreted her story as a metaphor"

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The Edge of Dreaming screens at the Robert Burns Centre in Dumfries on November 9th at 7p.m

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Inverness Film Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming on Saturday 6th November at 3.45 and runs a workshop next day Sunday 7th at 4.00 to explore the audience's own experiences and creativity. Max 12 places.[website]

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Bath Film Festival offers a masterclass on The Edge of Dreaming in collaboration with Bath Spa University on 17th November at 7 p.m. and a public screening on November 18th with director Q & A. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming screens on Friday November 19, 7:30 at the Stedman Auditorium Duke Center for Living Campus, Rhine Centre, Durham, North Carolina, US.[website]

Zurich Film Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming on Wednesday, September 29th at 9:30pm; Thusday, September 30th at 5:15pm and Saturday, October 2nd at 1pm.[website]

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Reykjavik International Film Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming, Thursday, 23rd September-Sunday, 3rd October.[website]

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Heart of Hawick Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming on Sunday, 12th September at 2:30pm (with directors Q&A) and Tuesday, 14th September at 6pm. Tower Mill, Box Office: 01450 360688.[website]

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Elles Tournent Brussels Women's Film Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming on Saturday, 18th September at 9:30pm.[website]

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Creative Scotland and Glasgow Film Theatre (GFT) host The Edge of Dreaming on Monday, September 6th at 6pm (with directors Q&A and reception). Followed by screenings on Saturday 18th, at 4:15pm and Tuesday 28th, at 12:45pm, Wed 29th 8.30 p.m.[website]

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Kos Ippokratis International Film Festival screens The Edge of Dreaming on Saturday, September 4th at 9:30pm Municipal Theatre Orfeas.[website]

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Public screening of The Edge of Dreaming in San Diego Public Library on Monday, August 16th at 6:30pm.[website]

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US radio station WMNF, features The Edge of Dreaming director Amy Hardie on Saturday, August 21st at 11-12am on The Women's Show.[website]

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The Edge of Dreaming screens at the Universall Hall, Findhorn, on July 31st at 8.00p.m. For those who want to engage more deeply with the themes of the film, there is a workshop next day (1st Aug) at 12.30 - 2.30 p.m: email a.hardie@eca.ac.uk to reserve your free place. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming launches Supetar Documentary film festival! The Edge of Dreaming plays on July 7th , 21.00. Open air screenings are held in the island of Brac, off the coast of Croatia. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming is selected as BEST OF THE FEST
in Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Screening on Sunday 27th June at 13.00.
Book early as each show sold out within hours
>> ALL TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT <<

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NEW SCREENING. Because the first two screenings at the Edinburgh International Film Festival sold out so quickly, EIFF have scheduled a new screening on Monday 21st at 6.45p.m (Filmhouse).

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The Edge of Dreaming has its UK Premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
Thursday 17th June, Filmhouse, 19:15
Saturday 19th June, Filmhouse, 16:15
[website]

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The Edge of Dreaming has been chosen to open the prestigious and bewilderingly beautiful Guth Gafa international documentary film festival in Donegal, Eire.
The Irish premiere of The Edge of Dreaming launches the festival on Friday June 11th in the evening, with a follow up screening on Saturday 12th June, 11:00, at Óstán Loch Altan, Gortahork. [read more]

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The Edge of Dreaming screens three times in the International Documentary Festival of Ecuador - EDOC in Quito and Guayaquil.

20/05 - INCINE - Sala 3 - 19h45
22/05 - INCINE - Sala 4 - 20h30
23/05 - Ocho y Medio - Sala 2 - 20h00

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The Edge of Dreaming has been selected for DocAviv Interational Documentary Festival, in Israel, and screens there on

8/05, Sat    14:00  ZOA House, 1 Daniel Frisch St.
11/05, Tue   10:00  CIN1
Tel Aviv Cinematheque, 2 Shprinzak St.
14/05, Fri    22:30  CIN2 Tel Aviv Cinematheque

Amy Hardie, the director, is honoured to be invited as a member of the jury for the international competition with Olivier Tournaud from France and Dr. Shmulik Duvdevani from Israel.

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US premiere for The Edge of Dreaming:

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival runs from April 8 through 11, and has announced film selections for the NEW DOCS program. After considering over 1,200 submissions, the festival has released 51 NEW DOCS titles. The Edge of Dreaming screens Saturday, April 10 4:10 pm Cinema Three. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming has been selected as part of Views of the World in The International Nicosia Documentary Festival "Views of the world". [website]
Screenings in Main Programme, Pallas Cinema Theatre on Wednesday 24th March at 17.00 p.m. And Saturday March 27th at 17.15.p.m.

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The Edge of Dreaming is selected to screen at Thessaloniki,
TONIA MARKETAKI
: Friday, March 19, 2010 - 22:30, FRIDA LIAPPA:Sunday, March 21, 2010 - 17:00
[website]

The next screenings of The Edge of Dreaming are in Zagreb, Croatia where it screens in international competition. [Website]

Screening time:
03.03. / Wednesday, 16h / Dvorana 4
03.03. / Wednesday, 18h / Dvorana 2
05.03. / Friday, 20h / Dvorana 3

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A shortened version of The Edge of Dreaming screened on Thursday 28th January on VPRO.

The theatrical version will play in Docs Barcelona’s Panorama on February 5th at 8.00p.m. and Saturday 6th at 6.15p.m. in the Verdi cinema. [website]

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The Edge of Dreaming had its world premiere screening to full houses in open competition in Amsterdam (Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival 2009). We are preparing a tour with the film through Lorber in the US, and sales agent Peter Jager for Autlook Films has chosen The Edge of Dreaming to add to his list of great documentaries: www.autlookfilms.com