Director of SET ADRIFT, Jennifer Sheridan
Filmmaker Interview / Interview
Hallo Jen! You’ve been exceptionally busy recently with a new short film, a number of commercials, and editing the latest series of League of Gentlemen. But tell us what you are doing right this minute… Hello! I’m halfway through cutting Cuckoo Series 4 for the BBC. Also, I’m in development on a sci-fi web series … Continue reading "Director of SET ADRIFT, Jennifer Sheridan"
Festival Formula - 17 Apr 2018
Dingle International Film Festival // Maurice Galway
Festival / Interview
Later this week both Katie and Ian will be heading to Dingle International Film Festival to take part in the Dingle Pow Wow that the festival holds, a day full of industry talks that’s held in the Blasket Centre. As we find our passports and check bag regulations we thought we’d share with you our … Continue reading "Dingle International Film Festival // Maurice Galway"
Katie - 21 Mar 2018
MOONWALKERS – Crowdfunding The Three Michaels
Are you a fan of Michael Jackson? Love your documentaries? Interested in helping out projects via the wonders of crowdfunding? Then we think that MOONWALKERS is right up your street. We spoke to one of the team behind the feature length project, BAFTA-winning filmmaker Tristan Anderson… First of all, tell us your name … Continue reading "MOONWALKERS – Crowdfunding The Three Michaels"
Katie - 14 Mar 2018
Chelmsford Film Festival // Carl Mackenzie
Festival / Interview
With the increase of regional film festivals on the UK circuit we have made a lot of friends in this area, and it’s a joy to see them go from strength-to-strength. Carl Mackenzie of Chelmsford Film Festival came to us in the inception of the film festival to pick our brains about festivals, and about the … Continue reading "Chelmsford Film Festival // Carl Mackenzie"
Katie - 3 Mar 2018
Crowdfunding Poison Ivy – A Film For The Fans
Crowdfunding / Filmmaker Interview
Crowdfunding has very much become a staple of film finance and as something that I used to have a big hand in, I’m always keen to chat to filmmakers to find out more about the projects they’re choosing to reach out for help with. As ever we’re really keen to shine a light on clients … Continue reading "Crowdfunding Poison Ivy – A Film For The Fans"
Katie - 1 Mar 2018
Exit 6 Film Festival // Mark Brennan
Today we caught up with Mark Brennan, connoisseur of the film festival in Basingstoke, where we find out more about Exit 6 Film Festival. Tell us about your festival… Exit 6 is a one-day short film festival that takes place every September in Basingstoke, Hampshire. That’s right, Basingstoke. We’re well aware our beloved town … Continue reading "Exit 6 Film Festival // Mark Brennan"
Katie - 15 Feb 2018
Edinburgh Short Film Festival // Paul Bruce
We caught up with Paul Bruce, Festival Director of Edinburgh Short Film Festival, so we could find out more for you about the festival, and what they’ve got planned this year… Tell us about your festival… The Edinburgh Short Film Festival dates to 2011 and our aims are to bring some of the UK … Continue reading "Edinburgh Short Film Festival // Paul Bruce"
Katie - 9 Feb 2018
BAFTA Nominated, Ben Mallaby
My previous films had barely made a dent on the festival circuit... However, I had learnt how to submit and who to submit to
Festival Formula - 13 Jul 2017
Ian Francis of Flatpack Film Festival
Flatpack is now in its eleventh edition. We talk with its founder about how he continues to create memorable experiences.
Festival Formula - 21 Apr 2017
White Words: Moving Beyond Whitewashing in Cinema
Lately, it feels like any big movie adaptation is never too far away from courting controversy - especially when ‘whitewashing’ appears to be involved
Festival Formula - 6 Apr 2017
Melanie Addington of Oxford Film Festival
We really focus on the filmmaker experience from both having a good time at our festival and networking to making sure they get the tools they need to make more movies
Festival Formula - 8 Mar 2017
Christian Cerami: The Making Of A Black Sheep
My aim was to create a film that didn’t chastise or condemn these brothers for their Islamophobic beliefs but to show how these opinions are formed and passed down
admin - 24 Feb 2017
I Am An Island
Though it’s difficult to make a clear cut assumption about the overall impact of Brexit on the UK film industry, it’s likely that we’ll see a varied and expansive array of outcomes
admin - 20 Jan 2017
Celebrating the Whole Spectrum of Animation – LIAF 2016
Our Creative Director, Natalia Wilkoszewska, takes a seat at the 13th London International Animation Festival to see the current state of animation
Festival Formula - 5 Jan 2017
Coming up short
British filmmakers are having a pretty decent year and they're learning the ropes by using the short film format
admin - 21 Dec 2016