Random Acts

  

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Random ActsMae Martin presents assorted creative brilliance, including Lily Cole and Lily McMenamy in a model utopia. And the series finishes with the end of the world. (S6 Ep6/6) [S]Fri, Dec 7, 12:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMae Martin presents assorted creative brilliance. A tribute to a teapot turns into a rave. Adjoa Andoh narrates Arctic poetry. Plus: the ultimate heavy metal knitting circle. (S6 Ep5/6) [S]Fri, Nov 30, 12:00 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsMae Martin presents assorted creative brilliance. A champagne cork is weaponised in an acute observation of modern relationships. A dance piece syncs up with sunlight. (S6 Ep4/6) [S]Fri, Nov 23, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMae Martin presents assorted creative brilliance, including a startling trip to the dentist, a split-screen dance with a selfie twist, and Neil Maskell in a heart-breaking drama. (S6 Ep3/6) [S]Fri, Nov 16, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsA sitcom with Asa Butterfield and Adam Buxton turns into a bloodbath, an artist gets a Botox injection in the throat, and a pair of frisky fingers find love. (S6 Ep2/6) [S]Fri, Nov 9, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMae Martin presents brilliant, beautiful, bewildering, dirty, dangerous and disruptive art from musicians, writers, animators, artists and other random creative types. (S6 Ep1/6) [S]Fri, Nov 2, 12:05 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more creative films, including a romantic dance-off, a surreal animated creature feature, pink balloons in hot pursuit of a young woman, and more. (S5 Ep6/6) [S]Wed, Aug 22, 12:00 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more of the world's best creative films. A magical tapestry comes to life. Animator Qieer Wang provides a champagne bath for our emotions. And much more. (S5 Ep5/6) [S]Wed, Aug 15, 12:05 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more of the world's best creative films. A teenager confronts her doppelgangers. Bernard Cribbins narrates a visual deep-dive into woodland nostalgia. (S5 Ep4/6) [S]Wed, Aug 8, 12:05 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more of the world's best creative films, including a vivid reflection of a fractured mind, a cut-out animation of a gender-neutral plant, and much more. (S5 Ep3/6) [S]Wed, Aug 1, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more of the world's best creative films. Noel Fielding plays a dying angel. A visual artist lights up a ghost town. West African folklore meets fashion film. (S5 Ep2/6) [S]Wed, Jul 25, 12:05 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more of the world's best creative films, including opera reimagined as a partially-nude fantasia, and a Peckham auntie who reclaims the streets on horseback. (S5 Ep1/6) [S]Wed, Jul 18, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films. A teenager finger-swipes her way into digital oblivion. Plus: a sexy doughnut that's just asking to be eaten, and more. (S4 Ep6/6) [S]Fri, Dec 15, 12:00 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films. Alain de Botton explains how to recount dreams. Plus: the greatest library you've never seen, and a gruesome nightmare in a circus. (S4 Ep5/6) [S]Thu, Dec 7, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films. Misfits charmer Robert Sheehan is down and out in LA. In a single-take experiment, a Chelsea supporter enters frame left. And more. (S4 Ep4/6) [S]Fri, Dec 1, 12:05 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films. Musician Laura Marling catches comedian Tim Key's eye. A performance poet has a stern word with her pelvis pal. And: how to be rad. (S4 Ep3/6) [S]Fri, Nov 24, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsYoung people's laureate Caleb Femi smashes preconceptions. Dancing meets architecture at the Barbican. Plus: a kids-only dystopia. And trees fight back in a trippy animation. (S4 Ep2/6) [S]Fri, Nov 17, 12:05 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton returns to host the fourth series. This week, Bafta-winning actor Monica Dolan battles a killer houseplant and poet Simon Armitage shares his final words. (S4 Ep1/6) [S]Fri, Nov 10, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more creative short films, including rabbit assassins, the underground world of gangster dentistry, and an anthropomorphic vagina. (Ep6/6) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 26, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more creative short films. This episode features crashing toga parties. Plus: reimagining Shakespeare with David Oyelowo, and a cheeky Blade Runner riff. (Ep5/6) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 19, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more creative short films. A panda does unspeakable things to our brains, life flashes before our eyes in Vienna, and there's a new film from Bedwyr Williams. (Ep4/6) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 12, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents more creative short films, including Goldie's directorial debut, supermarket awkwardness from cartoonist Babak Ganjei, and a nibble on forbidden fruit. (Ep3/6) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 5, 12:00 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsZawe Ashton presents the world's most creative short films. This episode features voyeurism in Kiev, funky modern soul from musician Kwaye and a fashion film from... Zawe Ashton. (Ep2/6) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 29, 12:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore creative films, including the video for the track Zayn Malik by Riz Ahmed's rap group Swet Shop Boys, and Jam!, which takes food porn to a beyond-logical conclusion. (S2 Ep6/6) [S]Fri, Dec 16, 12:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore creative films. An indigenous Australian witnesses a horrifying spectacle in an exhibition in Victorian London. Greek fishermen discuss their moral duty to rescue refugees. (S2 Ep5/6) [S]Fri, Dec 9, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative films, from a paranormal dark comedy inspired by a haunted toaster, to a beautiful quasi-documentary about living for well over 100 years. (S2 Ep4/6) [S]Fri, Dec 2, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative films, from a satire on the future of data storage, to a noir comedy about a downtrodden husband who has an epiphany when he orders a takeaway. (S2 Ep3/6) [S]Fri, Nov 25, 12:00 AMChannel 435 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative films, from a modern-day Romeo and Juliet story shot entirely by drones, to the world premiere of Roadkill, a gripping drama from Reggie Yates. (S2 Ep2/6) [S]Fri, Nov 18, 12:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsJordan Stephens showcases the most exciting film-making, from music, animation and dance to the visually random, with Gemma Chan, James Norton, Shia LaBeouf and Riz Ahmed. (S2 Ep1/6) [S]Fri, Nov 11, 12:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts. This episode showcases a music video premiere for James Righton's new project, Shock Machine, directed by Simon Amstell. (Ep6/6) [S,SL]Sat, Jul 9, 2:30 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts, including a music video that creates drama from an emoticon and creative editing. Rosa Fisher discusses her animated film Conformity Juice. (Ep4/6) [AD,S,SL]Sat, Jul 2, 2:35 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts. Aerial photography explores the boundaries of art, science and technology. A striking creative short captures the beauty of the human body. (Ep5/6) [AD,S,SL]Sat, Jun 18, 3:00 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts. This episode showcases a music video premiere for James Righton's new project, Shock Machine, directed by Simon Amstell. (Ep6/6) [AD,S]Tue, Jun 14, 12:30 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts, including a music video that creates drama from an emoticon and creative editing. Rosa Fisher discusses her animated film Conformity Juice. (Ep4/6) [AD,S,SL]Sat, Jun 11, 3:50 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative shorts, including a music video that creates drama from an emoticon and creative editing. Rosa Fisher discusses her animated film Conformity Juice. (Ep4/6) [AD,S]Tue, May 31, 12:20 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films, including two fantastical animations and an evocative snapshot of life in Huddersfield in a music video for Darkstar. (Ep3/6) [AD,S,SL]Sat, May 28, 2:55 AMChannel 425 mins
Random ActsMore of the world's best creative short films, including two fantastical animations and an evocative snapshot of life in Huddersfield in a music video for Darkstar. (Ep3/6) [S]Tue, May 24, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsEric Wareheim presents more of the world's best creative short films, from a thought-provoking performance from Beck to a morning after the night before, told in rude boy rhymes. (Ep2/6) [AD,S,SL]Sat, May 21, 2:55 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsEric Wareheim presents more of the world's best creative short films, from a thought-provoking performance from Beck to a morning after the night before, told in rude boy rhymes. (Ep2/6) [AD,S,SL]Tue, May 17, 12:05 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsRandom Acts returns with more of the world's best creative short films. This signed edition features an apocalyptic vision from Jake and Dinos Chapman, psychedelic claymation and more. (Ep1 Sat, May 14, 3:25 AMChannel 430 mins
Random ActsRandom Acts returns with more of the world's best creative short films. This episode features an apocalyptic vision from Jake and Dinos Chapman, psychedelic claymation and more. (Ep1/6) [AD,S]Mon, May 9, 11:05 PMChannel 435 mins