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All in the Valley: migration, wilderness and lawlessness in Victorian Cornwall: special Exeter screening and Q&A

Take the themes of a dark Western and transplant them into a bleak, wild Cornish setting of the mid-19th century and you’ve got yourself the award-winning All in the Valley, which is having a special screening followed by a Q&A at the Exeter Phoenix.= Continue reading All in the Valley: migration, wilderness and lawlessness in Victorian Cornwall: special Exeter screening and Q&A

Great talent from Cornwall among nominees announced for Celtic Media Festival 2015

Organisers of the Celtic Media Festival have revealed the nominees for the prestigious Torc Awards for Excellence. The winners are set to be revealed at the Festival in Inverness, over April 22-24.

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Film submissions called for the Arts on the Move fringe festival at the historic Poltimore House

Now in its fourth year of fringe arts festivities, the Arts on the Move Festival extravaganza at Exeter’s Poltimore House is gearing up to include film in its creative offering, and calling for submissions.

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Kickstarter call for documentary on Purple Angel founder and dementia campaigner

Torquay’s Norman McNamara took the world by storm with his Purple Angel Campaign, which raises awareness about dementia related illness. Now a new documentary aims to take the message further, and there’s a kickstarter campaign you can contribute to.

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Gothic psychological horror The Innocents gets an Exeter airing

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.

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Young Carers to make film and perform live soundtrack

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.

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Romcoms aren’t real, and that’s why we love them: Playing it Cool staring Chris Evans

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.

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Prepare to go down the rabbit hole: The Matrix at a secret location in Exeter!

Monday night movie experiences have to be one of the best ways to start the week. And when you see a film about the blurry lines between a real and imagined life at the end of mystery tour, the rest of the week will fade into a drab mire of a purely constructed reality.

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