Bristol Talent Module 2015 is a programme of activities designed to give emerging filmmakers the skills and support they need to make their first feature.
Hollywood actors Gregg Sulkin and Drake Bell are to star in Bluer Than The Sky, adapted for the screen by Australian director John Duigan (Sirens, Head in the Clouds).
Sky Atlantic, The Sunday Times and Picturehouse Entertainment have got together to simulcast the eagerly anticipated first episode of Game of Thrones at Exeter Picturehouse, Season 5 in line with HBO’s US premiere.
Killing Lionel, the thriller written and directed Tim Thorne, has attracted the acting talents of Sally Thomsett.
The music narrative film Indietro has its online premiere.
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
Along with the new cinema at the Exeter Phoenix, expect a new and expanded film programme that will take place in a new digital exhibition space.
Orson Cornick‘s film Take Your Time has been selected for screening the Children’s International Film Festival 2015 in Dubai.
“The Runner – lights, camera, action and coffee – has to be one of the most enjoyable films I’ve made as director so far. And as a team collaboration, the creative journey has been the most fulfilling,” filmmaker John Tomkins told D&CFilm.
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.
The tense war thriller KAJAKI. The True Story, which won a load of five-star plaudits, is getting special screenings in Cornwall.
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.
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.
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.
Plymouth’s Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s screenplay for the Foreign Language Oscar nominated film Ida ‘comes up with original angles on the legacy of the Holocaust in Poland”, says the BBC’s assessment.