The Surf Hams Film Collective – where film making and digital democracy meet – are celebrating their FilmFest 2015 with a call for films.
Approaching Lines International Festival of Surf presented by Reef hits Newquay. Bringing to the South West three nights of the very best surf films from across the globe, says the blurb.
The tense war thriller KAJAKI. The True Story, which won a load of five-star plaudits, is getting special screenings in Cornwall.
Warfare, dementia and martial arts – this week’s biggest DVDs reviewed.
Set in April 1945, during the final days of World War 2, Fury (Sony) follows Sergeant Don ‘Wardaddy’ Collier (Brad Pitt, World War Z), a Sherman tank commander who leads his veteran crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines.
A South Devon-based music video shoot is looking for cast.
A new cinema along with more unique festivals that combine music, art, film and food are in store at the Exeter Phoenix, with a wedge of cash to increase its facilities.
There are few actors who could be more mesmerising than Deborah Kerr. So imagine the mesmerising Kerr being mesmerised! Couple this with creepy kids, Michael Redgrave and list of screenwriters which includes Truman Capote. That’s what Jack Clayton‘s 1961 film The Innocents is all about – plus the whole haunting thing.
Six years after the death of her husband, downtrodden Amelia (Essie Davis, The Slap) is at the end of her tether. She struggles to discipline her maladjusted six-year-old son, Samuel (Noah Wiseman), and his out-of-control behaviour sees him excluded from school.
Both watching and making films can be a creative and challenging release, and that sense of seeing what you’ve had a hand in on the big screen (or any screen for that matter) can be hard to beat. Couple that with a live performance, and you’re onto something special. This is just what’s going to happen in Bath when a group of young carers not only make a film, but perform a live soundtrack accompaniment to its screening.
You can’t swing a cape without hitting some superhero or another, but now Captain America himself, Chris Evans, is battling emotions rather than baddies in the new offbeat romantic comedy (that’s romcom to you), Playing it Cool.
In Kung-Fu Killer Donnie Yen (Ip Man) stars as Hahou, a former martial arts instructor imprisoned after accidentally killing an opponent. However, when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, Hahou offers to help the police capture him in return for his freedom.