ABC Australia Olympic documentary

ABC Australia will be airing a documentary about the Olympics as part of the ‘Foreign Correspondent’ program in Australia next Tuesday 12th June.

It should be available to view online after Tuesday on


The Golden Machine: A Tour of the Olympic Park with Iain Sinclair

21 July, 11am & 3pm
From Old Ford Locks, River Lea, E3 2NN, Tower Hamlets

The Hackney-based author Iain Sinclair (London Orbital; Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire) offers an alternative travelogue to accompany a canal trip into the Olympic Park, based around the search for El Dorado, the mythical city of fools’ gold. Booking essential.

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Portavilion 2011: The Floating Cinema

Come to the Floating Cinema for on-board screenings, creative canal tours, workshops and large-scale outdoor film events. The Floating Cinema was designed by architects Studio Weave and programmed by artists Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie (Somewhere). You are welcome to bring a picnic; there is a bar and food for sale. An UP Projects production in partnership with the Olympic Delivery Authority and CREATE.