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Current news image Both PETER GRIMES on ALDEBURGH BEACH & WRITTEN ON SKIN on the big screens
at V&A OPERA exhibition

Margaret to film Katie Mitchell’s new production of ‘Lessons in Love and Violence’, composed by George Benjamin, written by Martin Crimp, designed by Vicki Mortimer. Broadcast on BBC Television 2018
Margaret returns to UCLA in January to teach a semester in the School of Arts and Architecture, “Looking for the Unseen”, and a Dance for Camera course in the Department of World Arts and Culture. spacer Margaret is developing a documentary to accompany Scottish Opera’s new production of ‘Pagliacci’ working with the local community, to be filmed in a ‘circus tent’ in Paisley, Scotland July 2018 spacer
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Current news image CAPTIVA During a Robert Rauschenberg Residency, alongside other artists & poets, Margaret & Victoria Marks made their new film CAPTIVA working with dancer Wilfried Soully and local resident Emory Cavin on Captiva Island, Florida. Photographed and edited by Margaret SEMYON BYCHKOV’s Tchaikovsky Project
Semyon Bychkov introduces Tchaikovsky’s ‘Manfred’ Symphony to the Britten Pears Orchestra in Snape Maltings. Directed & photographed by Margaret
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LUCIA di LAMMERMOOR Directed for the screen by Margaret Williams went live in 914 cinemas in 25 countries. DVD available

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Current news image Maxine Peake as HAMLET available on blu-ray and DVD
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Margaret worked with Susan McAllister and Naomi Natale, The Art of Revolution on their new project EN LA LUZ which Margaret shot in Santiago, Chile
"PLACE, MUSIC and STORY come together with spine - tingling force" – the Guardian. Available on DVD and blu-ray
Current news image OWEN WINGRAVE is re-released on DVD by Arthaus Musik big dance shorts Brazil RANDOM ACTS: BIG DANCE 2014
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March 2012
MISHANDLED – dance film by Jessica Wright and Morgann Runacre-Temple. Screenings include the prestigious Festival International du Film sur l’Art in Montreal

February 2011
LIMEN and CHROMA on DVD. Two Wayne McGregor ballets, directed by Margaret Williams plus INFRA filmed at Royal Opera House and performed by The Royal Ballet are distributed by Opus Arte

December 2008
4DANCE: DANCE 4 FILM ‘showcasing brilliant ideas, it reminds us that choreography has a vibrant life that goes way beyond 'Strictly Come Dancing’, The Sunday Times, broadcast on Channel 4
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MOUTH TO MOUTH, the award-winning feature film debut of Alison Murray, has its UK theatrical release and distribution by Dogwoof . The film was screened at The Empire Leicester Square. Great reviews in Empire and from Derek Malcolm in The Evening Standard

April 2008
DANCE 4 FILM in its Australian format THE ABC OF DANCE 4 FILM goes out in primetime on ABC . The series was a collaboration with Circe Films and supported by Australia Council for the Arts

June 2007
MARGARET WILLIAMS ­ DANCE FILM ­ A Retrospective 1988 ­ 2007: a multi-screen installation throughout the Wapping Project, connects viewers with Margaret's extraordinary body of work as a dance-film maker. Read Judith Mackrell’s blog entry for guardian.co.uk