Cine-Excess is an annual international film festival and conference, which is attracts global filmmakers, scholars, distributors and exhibitors to an event which features filmmaker discussions, a themed three day conference and 5-7 UK theatrical premieres/exclusive screenings.
Cine-Excess is open to the public, who can book can either book screening delegate passes for individual films, or full delegate passes for the conference, lunches and all Cine-Excess screenings.
The Cine-Excess eJournal bring together leading film critics and theorists alongside international film directors and icons to discuss debates and traditions of global cult film activity. The journal is peer-reviewed by an esteemed panel of advisors from film and media theory and industry, whose profiles can be found on the eJournal Panel page.
The special launch issue of the Cine-Excess eJournal, Subverting the Senses: The Politics and Aesthetics of Excess, was edited by Mikita Brottman and John Mercer. The launch issue focused on the theme of the controversial cult image in its political, historical and aesthetic contexts.