Manchester Jewish Museum

Responding to a former place of worshop - one of the UK's oldest synagogue's - Video Jam curated a programme of 5 contemporary short films with live accompaniment for Manchester Jewish Museum, which explored different interpretations of faith and ritual; both religious and non-religious, private and collective.

Running order

In Search of Silent Landscapes (10 mins) by Webb-Ellis scored by Sacred Sounds Women's Choir 

Brébeuf (10.30 mins) by Stephen Broomer scored by Alex Cottrell 

Taklif (10 mins) by Maryam Tafakory scored by Metaphysical Human 


Twelfth Man (5.40 mins) by Duane Hopkins scored by LayFullStop 

Baraka (17 min extract) by Ron Fricke scored by Flamingods