Parisa Barani, Mary-Lyn Chambers and Aurora Fearnley at Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cannes.

Diversity in Cannes

Diversity At 69th Festival de Cannes, Less Talk More Action! Beyond Borders: Diversity in Cannes Announces 2016 Diversity In Cannes Short Film Showcase 2016 Diversity in Cannes Official Selections  Antoine by Cyrus Neshvad (Luxembourg) Arthur by Alberto Meroni (Switzerland) Bound for Greatness by James Gadd (USA) Genghis Khan Conquers The Moon by Kerry Yang (USA) Silence…

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LSFF selects Murmur

NEW SHORTS: Girlhood Sun 10 Jan 16:00 Hackney Picturehouse (screen TBC) These powerful coming of age stories give us a sober overview of the trials and tribulations of female puberty, sometimes harrowing but never boring. Watch out for Jessica Barden. Film running order: TWO SEAS Orlando Cubitt 15 mins NIGHT OWLS Sophie Black 14 mins OFFSIDE…

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Murmur in Official Selection at Wimbledon International Shorts Film Festival

Murmur has made the Official Selection at Wimbledon International Shorts Film Festival! I’m honoured to be a nominee in the ‘Best London Filmmaker’ category, and we will find out the results at the festival on 3rd October. Murmur was originally made through the Challenge Alexa Scheme supported by Directors UK and ARRI, so there was…

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THE SMALLS Publicity

Murmur Wins at The Smalls Film Festival 2015

Murmur has been nominated for ‘Best Drama’ at The Smalls Film Festival 2015. I was personally thrilled and delighted to win the RED Award for Best Breakthrough Filmmaker. –       The judges were: Adam Woodward Deputy Editor, Little White Lies Catherine Bray Editor, Ally Gipps Producer, Warp Films Danny Leigh Writer, Broadcaster Philip…

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full award winners Underwire 2015

and the winners are… Underwire 2015

Underwire Festival 2015! From shorts to features, dramas to documentaries, something for everyone at Hackney Picturehouse. The shorts programme is looked incredible this year, with awards to be won in each technical category. We were humbled to and proud to see Olivia Morgan take home Best Actor, for her role as Corette in Murmur.   Best…

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LND Lift-Off Premiere

Lift-Off Film Festival Collection | Best of 2010-15

Lift-Off Film Festival Collection | Best of 2010-15 from Lift-Off Film Festivals on Vimeo. Support the brilliance of these unsung, grassroots filmmakers. This is real indie cinema, from real indie filmmakers, yours to view for an entire year. A selection of award winning shorts taken from the first five years of the globally based Lift-Off…

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