James Ward has been following the latest artists and acts in the British Indie music scene for years, working as a promoter, radio presenter and photographer. In 2018 he founded the platform Pretend while studying in Leeds, but later moved to London to continue looking for new talent.
Lo Fidelity is a Rotterdam collective focused on Lo-fi house and Techno music. They have hosted both international acts and local talents from the city’s scene.
Who would have thought that the celebration of mindless drinking and making regrettable choices at a pub-crawl, could have served as the inspiration for my first documentary?
Today we are starting a new series of talks with young and talented filmmakers from Rotterdam. We are kicking off this series of interviews with Sven Peetoom.
Friday. 1AM. With a slightly wobbly walk and with blurry vision I enter club BAR Rotterdam. It is different tonight. The music is more melodic. A bit 80s. With vocals.