6 February 2012
Nick Cave will receive an Honorary Doctorate from The University of Brighton Faculty of Arts on February 9th 2012, in recognition of his contribution to the Arts and in particular his patronage of CINECITY The Brighton Film Festival. The CINECITY team are delighted by this announcement as have been talking to the University of Brighton, who co-present the festival, about honoring Nick Cave for sometime.
Nick Cave has been closely involved with the film festival since 2004 when he curated a season of films that explored the city of Berlin. He is a regular visitor to the festival and has taken part in Q&A sessions following screenings of THE PROPOSITION and THE ROAD.
More information can be found on the University of Brighton Arts Faculty website.