This week, we are hosting a world première night with not one, two or even three films. We are talking about four premières of short films and that’s just so far. If you have a film you would like to show, let me know. It does not have to be its first outing. Preference will […]
Sound Supervisor Steve Cook – Working with Ridley Scott, and Francis Ford Coppla As well as owning his own sound post-production facilities in Soho and Burbank LA. Steve Cook worked on films such as the Godfather, Star Wars and Lock Stock, crossing paths with Francis Ford Coppola, Guy Richie and Ridley Scott along the way. […]
You know who was playing the l Am Legend lead perhaps? But do you know in which language Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon was ﬁlmed in? And who got tetchy when British critics ridiculed his English accent in Ridley Scott’s 2010 Robin Hood?
Shooting using instinct and opportunity rather than planning and structure.
This Wednesday, Doug Rollins, long-term member and accomplished Director will present a fun, educational and entertaining evening.
This week, Paul Read our resident Guru on everything sound is looking at the difference between using a boom mic vs lab mics.
He will be explaining why, how and when to boom and when to get personal.
Find out what’s on at the club meets over the next few months.
Mark Hawtin an accomplished editor has agreed to give up some of his valuable time to give us a presentation on The Process of Editing.
Sara Jordan, an award-winning Director and Writer, is going to be showing us how she goes about writing scripts for short films and the important elements that need to be there. Her unique approach might be a little different than just a story arc, but then short films have different requirements. She will be holding […]
This week were going to do a “make a film night”. It will be a push but we can do it with your help. We have a short script to use. We will need actors, set dressers, sound, director, lighting crew, script supervisor, continuity and camera crew. To make this happen we need your help. […]
Wednesday evening (8th May). Will be an evening of 2 parts. Part 1 The occasional bit of bad sound happens to everyone that makes a film and sometimes it’s not picked up which means it has to be resolved in post. Giovani Tria a club member is a professional composer and sound designer. He will […]
Camera movement is more popular than ever in feature films and TV programmes, but it’s the blocking of your actors and keeping them in focus that really counts.
Chairman’s Report 2018-2019 Looking Back Paul Howard has taken over the website management and has re-designed our website to include many more films, blogs and a news section. – thank you, Paul. The Membership diversity has continued to improve with a lowering of the average age of members attending; however, the membership attendance has been […]