Feature Film

International Moving Image Society changes for a new age and industry.

I have been honoured by being invited to join the board of this great film institution. The invitation comes at a time when our industry from top to bottom and end to end is facing its greatest challenges. But with these challenges go significant opportunities to develop, diversify, encourage and grow. No more so than …

Elliott Hasler to feature at 2020 Berlin Film Festival

Quick update on one of this Blog’s favourite Sons. Elliott Hasler (Charlie’s Letter, To Hunt a Tiger, Vindication Swim) has landed a plumb placement at this year’s Berlin Film Festival. Brilliant news and further encouragement for all Independent Filmmakers.  The Festival runs, this year, from Thursday 20th February until 1st March. More news on this …

Wired Sussex Festival: “Three Sixty Degrees: New Ways of Experiencing Creative Performances”. Update: Saturday 12th October: This event sold out in 48 hours.

Date and Time” Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 1800-2100, Location, 3 Hanningtons Lane, Hanningtons Estate Brighton, BN1 1GS. Saturday 12th October: Following the news that this event sold out in 48 hours we will report back on how it was received. “As part of Brighton Digital Festival, the city’s hub for emerging technologies, The FuseBox, is …

Pleased to announce new initiative for all independent film makers.

Greetings, after a Summer break we are back with new promotions, announcements on independent filming productions and promotions and, immediately, a new national and international initiative to promote and support the work of independent filmmakers around the World. If you are an independent filmmaker, no matter how small, this can include you. It is what …

International Moving Image Society event Tuesday 29 January.

The IMIS starting off its excellent work this year with a good Networking opportunity. Hope you can make it. We will be continuing to report on the work of the IMIS from this Blog throughout the coming year. Post-Holiday After Party: Xmas Might Be Gone, But The Party Is Still On

Production news from Deborah Espect and Moggy Productions. And a search quest for actors!

Readers to this Blog will be familiar with Deborah’s work, in particular her short film “The World Can Wait” which has appeared in festivals around the World and won a number of prestigious awards along the way. Also the music video which Moggy Productions did for “Useless Cities”, A Little Too Obtuse. Development news from …

Justin Spray – “Tempest” for Shark Eye-The nature of opportunity.

Click on link below to view “Tempest” National Mediation Video of the Year 2018   This is by way of encouragement to all Independent Filmmakers for there are opportunities to gain commissions for their work based on their track record and their exposure. Elsewhere on this Blog you will find commentary on Justin Spray and …

Charlie’s Letters

Charlie’s Letters Director: Elliott Hasler Producer: Dave Hasler Music: by Jamie and Doug Scarratt Costume: by Vicky Standing Executive Producer: Simon Hasler Written by Elliott Hasler Actors: Elliott Hasler, Alice Rogers, David Aitchison, Luigi Patti, Mike Skinner, Pete Walsh Charlie’s Letters, written and directed by Elliott Hasler, while still 17, demonstrates what can be achieved …