Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Weekly Bulletin 23/11/10

Please remember that this is the core method of providing our members with news, updates, casting/crewing calls and important coalition information.

1. CASTING/CREWING
2. LOCATIONS
3. PROPS
4. WORKSHOPS
5. FILM CHALLENGES...film challenge coordinator needed
6. FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS & SCREENINGS...CineCity
7. WEBSITE UPDATES
8. GENERAL INFO...showreel

Keep an eye out on the website for extra news and information:
http://www.filmcoalition.co.uk/
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1.CASTING/CREWING -

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2.LOCATIONS -

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3. PROPS -

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4.WORKSHOPS -

--We have decided to postpone the advanced scriptwriting workshop until the new year as we didn't want to split the course over Christmas and disrupt your creative flow. We also want to advertise it a little more and let people know that they will be getting a 10 week course with Gary mepsted, a script and creative writing tutor. If your interested (some of you are already) then please email.
Email: bfccoalition@googlemail.com


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5. FILM CHALLENGES -

--We are still looking for a film challenge coordinator to help us plan out future challenges and assist us and members organise them. We need dedicated people who have done challenges before and understand the spirit of the challenge and why we run them while working closely with the rest of our team. This is a named position with guidelines to work to. please email us your interest.
Email: bfccoalition@googlemail.com


--Anyone is allowed to step up with a challenge, so come on and get
involved.
Our next is a 48 hr, in the new year in collaboration with the Leeds
Coalition.


--We also touched on the idea of a challenge within the fringe festival in may and a challenge designed to enter the virginmedia shorts as we missed out last year.


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6.FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS, SCREENINGS, EXHIBITIONS

--CineCity...It's Here...http://www.cine-city.co.uk/

http://en-gb.facebook.com/brighton.cinecity


-- 'One + One' launch of Issue 5 of the filmmakers journal at CineCity.
4:30pm-6:30 at the Sallis Benny Theatre, Grand Parade, Brighton
Screening Vito Maraula's 'Rosie & Rivette', short film.
Clips from Daniel Fawcetts 2nd feature 'Dirt'
Ron Peck clips.
Scorzo and Soden's 'short film 'The Medea Legacy'
Discussion panel.
All FREE.

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=173266976024044


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7.WEBSITE UPDATES - www.filmcoalition.co.uk

Plans are a foot in the tarting up process, any points you want to
add, please contact us.

--Register on the Coalition site, use its features, add content. Help us
build a local database of resources.

Sign-up page: http://filmcoalition.co.uk/brighton/join.php


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8.GENERAL INFO & NEW PEOPLE

--Look out for a few surveys coming your way soon on aspects of the coalition and some new features. We would appreciate everyone taking part. They wont be long. More info coming soon


--We need a showreel of somekind to show off our work and for use as marketing and advertising purposes. Suggestions and ideas for this is are most welcome, format, length or what to include etc. Also no reason why we cant have a few that vary.
Email: bfccoalition@googlemail.com


--Also needing a rota system to take the weekly meetings, Murray has
stepped forward to take take one, Tim P as back up. Adrian and
myself are not able to take every meeting so some support for your
group will be much appreciated. We will approach trusted members to help ;)


--Studio for hire.. !
Studio 13 at Lansdowne Mews is renting itself out. It charges a
friendly hourly rate and is 5 mins from the sea front and 20 minute
walk from Brighton town centre, surrounded by shops. Please e-mail
if you would like to see photographs or ring Emma on
07739803621...emmabaileyphoto@gmail.com


--Any info on local and national events related to our interests, let us
know or add it to the main website.

http://www.filmcoalition.co.uk/

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Anyone who can't make meetings, post your info before Tuesday morning to be included in that weeks posting.
You can also add new information directly onto the coalition website.
http://filmcoalition.co.uk/

If I have missed any news or details please blame someone else or let me know so I can get the correct information out.

Extra news throughout the week can be posted on the website and FB page...No naughty stuff please! All paid expenses and feeding people if you're crewing/casting.

adrian "urban film ninja" worsfooldafoolfold

www.filmcoalition.co.uk
adrian.worsfold@filmcoalition.co.uk
emma.bailey@filmcoalition.co.uk

Wednesday, 10 November 2010

Weekly Bulletin 10/11/10

Its me, im back !

1. CASTING/CREWING...up north
2. LOCATIONS
3. PROPS
4. WORKSHOPS...'The Craft Of Acting' ... Advanced scriptwriting
5. FILM CHALLENGES
6. FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS & SCREENINGS...Brighton film school screening
7. WEBSITE UPDATES
8. GENERAL INFO & NEW PEOPLE

The full bulletin and archive can be found here:
http://www.filmcoalition.co.uk/brighton/page/BFCBlogSpot

Keep an eye out on the website for extra news and information:
http://www.filmcoalition.co.uk/

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1.CASTING/CREWING -

--an old frined of mine has just got some funding from screen north west and is looking for some contacts up that way and post production assistance any leads, enquires or youd like more info email me.
E-Mail: bfccoalition@googlemail.com


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2.LOCATIONS -
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3. PROPS -

--Robin Hislop needs help with his music video. He needs to create a cheap pure white background similar to an infinity curve in a warehouse he has use of to place the band infront. any ideas how he can create a seamless and flawless white background please contact him
E-Mail:robin@tramuntanafilms.co.uk


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4.WORKSHOPS -

--'The Craft Of Acting' workshop for professionals and non is now running so get involved...Thursday...6pm-8pm run by Elena Soarin. Every fortnight :)

Held at 13 Lansdowne Mews, Farm Road, BN1 3FW

E-Mail: elena.soarin@yahoo.com for a place!


--Free Basic scriptwriting workshops are now full but new cycle going out in the new year.


--Free Advanced Scriptwriting Workshops to start in
November. still a few places left so grab em quick and learn more about scriptwriting than you ever thought possible and make a script !

Please email Adrian to express your interest
E-Mail: bfccoalition@googlemail.com


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5. FILM CHALLENGES -

--Anyone is allowed to step up with a challenge, so come on and get involved...We're thinking a 48hr one in honour of our first film challenge ? or collaborating with the West Yorkshire independent film network and Leeds coalition....


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6.FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS, SCREENINGS, EXHIBITIONS

----Brighton film school graduation screenings !

Wednesday, December 15 at 8:00pm - December 16 at 12:00am

Location Zu Studios, Lewes.
7 Phoenix Place
Lewes, United Kingdom

More Info Open to public screening, all 4 short films of the Brighton Film School, class of 2009-2010!

£5 donation if you can afford it at the door...

Films include:
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'Limbo'
Dir.Davide Pellegrino
Paul wakes up in Limbo, where he meets Death, ready to take him away from the Mortal world! Paul challenges him; he knows that by winning a chess match against Death he can save his life! Death accepts but explains to Paul everytime he loses a major piece, Death will take the life of a person who Paul loves. Will Paul be able to come back to the real world once the match is finished?
Starring Aliastar Lock, Kris Norvik, Junior and Madeline Bongard

'De-Siding Dan'
Dir. Laurence Donoghue
When a naive eccentric connect with a blonde bombshell running from a paranoid psychotic, he must first find himself and then help pull her out of the gutter... risking being up close and personal when the bomb goes off.
Starring Christan Foden, Sophie Anneliese, Andrew Harwood Mills, Susan Seelig and Dick Douglas

'Suspected'
Dir. Maria Alexopoulos
A young man wakes up with no recollection of the previous night. When he is hauled off to the police station and interrogated, a series of grizzly events are revealed. Starring Carol Harrison, Jack Goddard, Alphon Booth and Michaela Gogova.

'Beth'
Dir. Gaz Westman
After years of constant bullying Jay's best friend Beth urges him to take a stand. Starring Darren Cockrill, Ramsay S. James, Matthew Lawson, Charmaine D'Rozario and Cleo Felsted. (Caution- Strong scenes of violence throughout. 18+)

Special guests include: Producer Carey Hamblett and Director Howard Ford. HEAD OF THE DIRECTORS GUILD OF GREAT BRITAIN: Ivor Benjamin will also be attending!See More


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7.WEBSITE UPDATES - www.filmcoalition.co.uk

--Plans are a foot in the tarting up process, any points you want to add, please contact us. Still on it !!


--Register on the Coalition site, use its features, add content. Help us build a local database of resources.
Sign-up page: http://filmcoalition.co.uk/brighton/join.php



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8.GENERAL INFO & NEW PEOPLE -

--information how the Leeds Coalition went coming soon ! (one ive had a chance to get it all clear in my head heheh)


--Studio for hire.. !
Studio 13 at Lansdowne Mews is renting itself out. It charges a friendly hourly rate and is 5 mins from the sea front and 20 minute walk from Brighton town centre, surrounded by shops. 07739803621...emmabaileyphoto@gmail.com


--Any info on local and national events related to our interests, let us know or add it to the main website.
http://www.filmcoalition.co.uk/



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Anyone who can't make meetings, post your info before Tuesday morning to be included in that weeks posting.
You can also add new information directly onto the coalition website.
http://filmcoalition.co.uk/

If I have missed any news or details please spank my ass and call me Charlie or let me know so I can get the correct information out.

Urgent news will be posted out as updates during the week and/or on the coalition FB page and new website, so keep an eye out!


Adrian 'bounced all the way from Leeds' Worsfooldafoolfold


www.filmcoalition.co.uk
adrian.worsfold@filmcoalition.co.uk
emma.bailey@filmcoalition.co.uk