Articles Posted in the " london " Category

  • Film4 Summer Screen at Somerset House 7 – 20 August 2014

    One of London’s favourite summertime cinema experiences under the stars Celebrating ten years of classic, cult, and contemporary films in its open-air courtyard, Film4 Summer Screen at Somerset House is back for a bumper birthday season in August.  For 14 nights, back-to-back great films will feature on London’s largest screen with full surround sound in […]

  • EAST END FILM FESTIVAL Announces It’s First Ever KICKSTARTER Project

    The EAST END FILM FESTIVAL (EEFF) is set to return to east London this summer for another epic run. Opening on Friday 13th June, the festival’s thirteenth edition will run for 13 days, closing on Wednesday 25thJune. EEFF is recognized for championing exciting new work and breaking down boundaries between cinema and other art forms. […]

  • Indie Film Bodmin Ras Launches Mash Up Competition & Crowd Funding Campaign

    The people in Forres don’t work. Between ten and five they dissolve into the mist, after which they head like wrinkled shadows towards the pubs, where the light always shines as a warm glow in their midst. The story takes place in a small town on the north coast of Scotland. This is where Red […]

  • An interview with Chiwetel Ejifor, star of Half of A Yellow Sun

    By Marianne Gray Chiwetel Ejiofor dropped out of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in 1996, when he was 19, to be in Steven Spielberg’s Amistad. Since then, he has worked non-stop, on the stage, on TV, and in about 30 films, most recently 12 Years A Slave which won him an Oscar […]

  • Tony Benn film – Will & Testament. A feature-length documentary for UK cinema release

    In this unique autobiographical feature-length film Tony Benn – political firebrand, prolific diarist, writer, charismatic anti-war campaigner, husband and father – presents his own personal reflections on his childhood and youth, marriage and family, political career and retirement through intimate, confessional interviews wonderfully illustrated by his personal photographic and film archives. Never before has a […]

  • BAFTA Breakthrough Brits Call for Applications

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has today announced that it is inviting applications, as well as nominations from the industry, for BAFTA Breakthrough Brits, in partnership with Burberry; an initiative that celebrates and supports the UK’s future stars of film, television and games. The selected Breakthrough Brits will be revealed at an evening […]

  • Five amateur filmmakers to attend this year’s Jameson Empire Awards

    Five amateur filmmakers to attend this year’s Jameson Empire Awards after being named as finalists in global short film competition Jameson Empire Done in 60 Seconds finalists chosen by The Kill List Director, Ben Wheatley and panel of film experts London, UK – 29 March 2014 – The five budding filmmakers in the running to […]

  • Updated – London Human Rights Watch Film Festival – 18-28 March

    Now in its 18th London edition, the Human Rights Watch Film Festival returns this March with another packed programme of highly anticipated documentaries, dramas and shorts. Spread across four cinemas, with panel discussions and Q&A’s, there’s plenty of opportunity to get involved and learn more about current, timely issues.

  • The Quiet Ones Featurette

    From the producers who brought you The Woman In Black and Let Me In comes the unnerving tale of The Quiet Ones. Tucked away in an estate outside of London, Professor Coupland along with a team of university students conduct an “experiment” on Jane Harper, a young girl who harbors unspeakable secrets. What dark forces […]