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    Now I know the film buffs will immediately rebuke this title, since True Romance was directed by the late great Tony Scott. It is however Tarantino’s first feature screenplay and was written with the intention of being the writers directorial…
  • 4 Skills You Need To Break into The Film Industry

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    Everyone’s selling something. The entertainment industry is no different, all filmmakers; be they directors, writers, producers, or even actors are all connected by their need to sell themselves, sell their business, and ultimately sell their story. As I’ve made my…
  • How To Create A Movie: The Story of Ledbetter Blue Part 1

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    Making a movie, imagining it on the big screen, the fame the accolades, those gargantuan gates of the industry finally opening for you; promising a long and prosperous career. These were the thoughts that fuelled my energy to create when…
  • Top 10 Best Low Budget Films of the Decade

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    As Hollywood tightens its belt we’re seeing an increasing number of low budget films being made. Generally film budgets are a grey area, how is the money raised and exactly how much was spent on production let alone marketing? Below…
  • 10 Great Female Characters in Film

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    In no particular order some of of my favourite female characters in film. Sarah Connor  – Terminator James Cameron’s 1984 Terminator unleashed to the world the fierce, tenacious, and yet emotionally sensitive mother that is Sarah Connor. Through the franchise…
  • Top 10 UK Film Schools

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    Choosing a film school is always tough, you have to weigh up location, course choice, and fees to name a few. To help your decision I’ve compiled a list of the popular UK Film schools. I’ve broken them down into…

Getting The Perfect Showreel: The Actor’s One Stop Shop Give Advice

This guide is designed to give you an overview of the key factors to consider when creating your showreel. Content kindly supplied by The Actor’s One Stop Shop   Showreels…

Layer Cake’s J.J. Connolly on Screenwriting

J.J. Connolly, screenwriter of cult British gangster flick Layer Cake tells us about trusting the actors, being a salesman and working out which horse to back. Layer Cake, J.J. Connolly’s…

Film School – Making The Decision

  One of the first things people worry about having decided to pursue a career in Film is the inevitable Film School question. As you begin your search for the…

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    Hello Nona, Really useful article! I hope you don't mind…
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    yh I think they chose the wrong bournemouth, who have…
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    Hi, I want to study an ma cinematography and I…
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    From Bournemouth, Leeds and Westminster, which do you think is…

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