Tuesday, 14 June 2011

Weekly Bulletin 14/06/11

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1. CASTING AND CREWING:

- Cast and extras needed
- Post-production effects help needed
- Extras needed for Elstree shoot

2. LOCATIONS:

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3. PROPS:

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4. WORKSHOPS:

- Workshop information

5. FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS AND SCREENINGS:

- MovieBar postscript and July...
- Countdown to Zero - documentary screening at Duke of Yorks
- West Hill Kino Club - 'LINT the Movie' screening
- The Space
- O' Dusky Beauty of Mine
- Billboard premiere

6. FILM CHALLENGES:

- Film Challenge information

7. WEBSITE UPDATES:

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8. GENERAL INFO & NEW PEOPLE:

- Video Co-Pilot
- Dolls


Keep an eye out on the website for extra news and information:

We now also have a Facebook Fanpage for you to 'like':

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1. CASTING/CREWING:

- Bonnie Blue and Christoph Meukel are looking for two Japanese actors, a male and a female, in their early twenties for a short film being shot at Brighton Film School. E-mail bonnieblue00@gmail.com for more details.

- Nathan Cook is looking for help with some post-production effects shots on his last short. E-mail nathancook99@hotmail.com for more details.

Nathan is also looking for stand-up comedians to participate in his next film project.

- We need approximately 200 extras for our latest film which is shooting from June 18th until July 20th. Filming at Elstree. Expenses paid, needing a variety of looks, from barmaids, lap dancers and funeral goers to football hooligans and Russian bodyguards. Please send CV/Bio to mark@manoho.com. More about the film here https://www.facebook.com/pages/St-Georges-Day-The-Movie/167719549915525

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3. PROPS:
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4. WORKSHOPS:

 -If you would like to propose holding a workshop for the BFC please contact the workshops coordinator Elena Saorin.

Email: Elena.Saorin[at]filmcoalition.co.uk


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5. FESTIVALS, COMPETITIONS AND SCREENINGS:

- The rundown of last months MovieBar is here http://www.moviebar.co.uk/2011/06/moviebar-june-2011-postscript.html 

The next MovieBar will take place on Monday 4th July, 8pm at the Cornerstone.

- Documentary 'Countdown to Zero' is screening at Duke of Yorks on Tuesday 21st of June, more details here http://www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Duke_Of_Yorks/film/Countdown_To_Zero_Satellite_Q_A/

- Steve Aylett's documentary film on Jeff Lint 'LINT the Movie' is screening at Kino Club on Sunday June 26th. Tickets are now available from Daves Comics on Sydney St and Resident Records on Kensington Gardens for 5 pounds. Find out more here https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-Hill-Kino-Club/192076120817478

- Oscar winning film editor Chris Dickens and BBC Radio 1 Controller Andy Parfitt will be guests at The Space on Thursday 7th July. Find out more at http://www.thespace.uk.com/

- Tom Kelly has entered his short film O' Dusky Beauty of Mine into Shooting People's Film of the Month competition for June. If you're on Shooting People you can watch and 'like' the film by following the link below:

http://shootingpeople.org/watch/99165/O%27Dusky_Beauty_Of_Mine

- Jamie Patteron's second feature Billboard will be premiering at the Komedia on 16th June. You can buy tickets on the Komedia website http://komediabrighton.ticketsolve.com/shows/126516132/events and you can see the trailer for the film here http://vimeo.com/24376483

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6. FILM CHALLENGES:

- We are looking to run the next Film Challenge in July. If you are interested in helping out or have any ideas for future challenges please e-mail Jason Davison at subthing@hotmail.com



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7. WEBSITE UPDATES:
- Don't forget we have Fan Page on facebook with more news and updates than you get with the standard group so please click 'like' on the page

- Blogs, Articles, Tutorials !! If anyone would like to write blogs or small articles on relevant filmmaking topics then please get in touch. We would love to start getting members more involved with generating online content when the new website is up and running. The kind of thing we are looking for is perhaps a small article on some of the best websites for scriptwriting information and advice or an article on how to use crowd funding sites. New articles and blogs will be linked here. If you are interested please contact.
Email: chris.regan[at]filmcoalition.co.uk


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8. GENERAL INFO & NEW PEOPLE:

http://www.videocopilot.net/ has been recommended as an excellent source of tutorial videos for After Effects.
- Elena Saorin is looking for funding for her short film Dolls. You can check out her rather pretty website and contribute at www.dollsfilm.com



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