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Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes continues to have occasional screenings throughout the year. Details of upcoming shows can now be found on the dedicated page in the menu. If you are interested in hosting such an event, please go to the contact page and get in touch.  Apart from the many cinema shows, the film has now been screened at comedy clubs, music festivals, arts centres, a cafe, a library, a pub and a couple of large tents.

Michael is currently working with comedian & writer Stewart Lee on a feature  documentary about Britain’s ultimate post-punk survivor Robert Lloyd and the ups and downs of his band of forty years - The Nightingales. If you are interested in  helping fund the film or want to find out about upcoming fundraising gigs, screenings, merchandise and events - click on the buttons below. The next fundraiser - at EartH in Hackney - is on 16th September. It features a screening of Oxide Ghosts:The Brass Eye Tapes introduced by Michael,  a stand-up set of work in progress from Stewart Lee and a chance to see a taster of the film.  Details & tickets here. You can listen to Stewart & Michael’s Soho Radio show - celebrating the music of Robert Lloyd - here and read a Quietus article about the film here.

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Michael has directed the latest video for George Ezra - Pretty Shining People. Watch George audition for some disinterested record company executives here.

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After the success of the memorial exhibition of Cumbrian artist Kevin Carr (1961-2019) - at Florence Mine Arts Centre, Egremont - the newly remastered versions of the three films Michael made in collaboration with Kevin in the 1980s and 90s can now be viewed here

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Michael’s video art, past and present, has now found a new home. Here Comes Everybody is an American experimental cable TV show, broadcasting in Los Angeles, Berkeley, Portland, Seattle & Chicago. The shows can also be viewed on youtube by clicking the episode number below. Look out for early Super 8 and U-Matic videotape work in episodes - 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 27 and more recent films in episodes 12 & 22.

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The debut LP from Goat Girl is on the Beogram 4002.