Viewpoints is designed to encourage debate and insight into the themes and work featured in the festival. From interviews, articles to podcasts and immersive content, you can browse via watch, listen, immerse or read.

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videos | July 10, 2019

Spotlight on Ibrahim Mahama

Ibrahim Mahama on Parliament of Ghosts a major new installation reflecting on the half forgotten history of his home country, Ghana.

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podcasts | July 18, 2019

MIF Originals: Chasing Phillip Glass

After years of following Phillip Glass from afar, Phelim McDermott now has the chance to meet him, and to ask whatever he wants. The only problem is that Phelim has no idea what to ask.  


podcasts | July 8, 2019

MIF Originals: Polyglot Radio

In Episode 1 of MIF Originals, author Adam Thirlwell looks for answers to some of the questions around translation that have troubled him.


podcasts | June 26, 2019

MIF Originals: The Podcast

MIF Originals is a brand new podcast that invites artists to reimagine the format as an audio arts space.



Wow, what a rollercoaster of a month (year?). Thank you to everyone who has joined us over the last few weeks, whet…

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More great footage from @MIFestival as we speak with Rebecca Lewin, Exhibition Curator at @SerpentineUK Read more…

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RT @MIFestival: Thank you to everyone who came with us on our #MIF19 journey! See you in 2021.…

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RT @MIFestival: The Nico Project had its #MIF19 finale yesterday but will be moving onto @melbfestival in October! Co-created by Maxine Pea…

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RT @Sour_and_Grumpy: Atmospheric memories #MIF19 #cocteautwins

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RT @LYNCHSband: Big thank you to the incredibly talented photographer @manc_wanderer. Here's some photos he took at our gig on Friday night…

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