Introducing the first names for BEV Springs 2012!

With just two weeks to go ’til the opening gala at the BFI Southbank, we thought it was about time we introduced some of our stars in a little more detail…

Guest Speakers Confirmed So Far…

Two leading ladies who’ll be taking to the BEV Springs stage

It’s confirmed: the first two guest speakers we can announce for our BEV Springs 2012 Gala will be acclaimed screenwriter Moira Buffini and new talent Sally El Hosaini, whose debut feature My Brother The Devil has just taken Sundance and Berlin film festivals by storm.

Close Up: Sally El Hosaini

A woman to watch in 2012

We catch up with Sally as she lands in Istanbul, after her whirlwind success as Sundance and Berlinale 2012.

In conversation: Tanya Auclair and Aristazabal Hawkes

The dynamic duo adding their sounds to our silents

Tanya and Aristazabal talk about the freedom, responsibilities and shifting focus that come with composing a film score.

DJ Nemone Will Be On the Decks!

Taking the party through to the early morning…

We are delighted to announce that BBC Radio 6 Music’s DJ Nemone will be bringing aural pleasure to our after-party crowd on the 8th March. We’ll be at the front, Mary Pickford cocktails in hand!

A Word From Our Friends at Shooting People

Help Shooting People to restore Alfred Hitchcock’s silent masterpiece, The Manxman, ready for screenings with live soundtracks in Summer 2012. Check out a taster trailer and all the campaign info at their Just Giving page (click the link).