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Sep
14

The 5 Great Benefits Of Film Festivals

Film festivals are widely regarded as one of the most glamorous aspects of the film industry. They may have A-list stars, an after party, and the iconic red carpet for arriving guests, but film festivals perform a more important function than simply entertainment, glitz and glamour. They are a great opportunity for making new connections […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Advice & Guidance . Uncategorized
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Sep
08

Maisie Williams To Play Major Role in New X Men Movie

British actress and Game Of Thrones star, Maisie Williams, is rumoured to have secured a major role in the upcoming edition of the X Men film franchise. The 19-year-old actress will be directed by Josh Boone, an American writer-director who is especially known for 2014’s highly acclaimed The Fault In Our Stars. Maisie Williams was […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Film News
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Sep
06

Is A Career In Film Right For Me? Questions to Ask Yourself

A career in film can be varied, rewarding and exciting. It is a busy, ever-changing industry with lots of diversity and a wide range of roles from directing, writing, designing, editing, sound, marketing and more. But choosing to embark on a career can be a big step, and a “big break” may not happen overnight. […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Advice & Guidance
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Sep
01

Come Rain Or Shine: The New Technology that allows Filmmakers to Edit The Weather

Concern about the bad British weather may become a thing of the past for future filmmakers, as new advances in CGI and editing technology mean that even the weather can be edited in post-production. A number of top directors and producers have recently told sources that, short of genuine storms or gale force winds, most […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Advice & Guidance . Film News
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Aug
31

Industry Insight: What Is A Runner?

A runner is a junior member of the production team who handles a number of basic, but essential, tasks on set or within a department. Working hours can be long and tiring, but becoming a runner within the film or television industry remains one of the most well-known routes into the industry. It can be […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Advice & Guidance . Industry Insight
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Aug
31

4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Applying For Acting Courses

Many reputable institutions offer courses, classes and masterclasses in acting and these can be hugely beneficial for performers. They hone your craft, add experience and prestige to your CV, and provide great industry networking opportunities too. But many of these courses are also competitive, with lots of applicants vying for only a handful of places. […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Advice & Guidance
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Aug
26

Did You Know? The British Film Industry

British film is a fascinating and continually growing industry made up of talented people. The industry includes a variety of production team members such as directors, technicians, editors, and writers, and also the business side such as marketing, publicity, and distribution. The visual entertainment market can also include television, gaming, and DVD and Blu-Ray sales. […]

By Lois-Amber Toole | Did You Know?
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Aug
25

Go Green! Environmentally-Friendly Filmmaking In London

Filmmaking can be an expensive business. Keeping costs down on productions is the subject of a number of articles, discussions and disagreements. However, it has also been noticed that filmmaking productions can have an impact on the environment too, and the two topics may be more closely related than you think. A new and innovative […]

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