HOME MOVIE DAY
New ways of connecting was the overarching theme for Home Movie Day 2020, bringing people together in virtual space to celebrate amateur films and filmmaking. We’re continuing to host online events in 2021, while also looking forward to the return of in-person gatherings. You can browse events from the map or list below (use the map-pin icon to customize your view) and click for details and links to film screenings, workshops, and interactive community events happening throughout the year. Most events are online, so you can drop in on a Home Movie Day anywhere in the world. If you’d like to find out how to view and share your own home movies, get in touch with your local HMD event host and explore some of the resources on this site.
If you are interested in hosting a Home Movie Day event, welcome! Get started by reading our How-to Home Movie Day 2020, where you’ll find instructions and a link for submitting your event. All of the great HMD resources from years past are still available in the About Home Movie Day section. And if you need more help or aren’t sure where to start, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’re here to support you and help you share your home movies!
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Venice Home Movie Day 2020 – A come Acqua – City in the Sea
October 29, 2020
“A like…” is a program of three amateur films, made by different non professional filmmakers in
8mm, 16mm, super8, between the 50s and the 70s, which we selected from our archive to show
them to the public during the Home movie day 2020.
These small home movies will be published by RI-PRESE on our social medias and will be
available to view for 24 hours.
“A like…” is organized by RI-PRESE, a project of preservation of Venice audiovisual memories. It
is our first Home Movie Day and we have decided to start it with the letter A!
“A come…” è un programma di tre film amatoriali, realizzati da diversi cineamatori in 8mm,
16mm, super8, tra gli anni ‘50 e gli anni ‘70, che abbiamo selezionato all’interno del nostro
archivio per proporli al pubblico in occasione dell’Home movie day 2020.
Questi piccoli film casalinghi saranno da noi pubblicati sulle nostre pagine social e saranno
disponibili per la visione per 24 ore.
“A come…” è organizzato da RI-PRESE, progetto di salvaguardia delle memorie audiovisive
veneziane. È il nostro primo Home Movie Day e abbiamo deciso di iniziarlo dalla lettera A!
Thursday 29 October
A come Acqua – City in the sea
by John and Elisabeth Kilmister – 1978 – 8mm – sound – widescreen
Documentary / A trip to Venice, starting from Torcello and the lagoon, passing through the
historic center with its more institutional images but also elements of everyday Venetian life, up
to the phenomenon of high tide.
Documentario / Un viaggio a Venezia, a partire da Torcello e dalla laguna, passando per il centro
storico con le sue immagini più istituzionali ma anche elementi della vita veneziana di tutti i
giorni, fino ad arrivare al fenomeno dell’acqua alta.