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Writing comedy for TV and Film – a workshop with Henry Normal

Henry Normal, better known as co-writer of award winning TV and film shows such as The Royle Family, The Mrs Merton Show, The Parole Officer, Coogan’s Run, Paul Calf and producer of amongst many others Oscar nominated Philomena, Gavin and … Continue reading

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Screenwriting Festival Saturday 14th April – Programme of Events

Worcester Screenwriting Festival The Hive, Worcester Saturday 14th April 2018

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The Handmaid’s Tale: Gender, Genre, Adaptation – schedule, abstracts & bios

Originally posted on Film Studies @ Worcester:
The Handmaid’s Tale: Gender, Genre, Adaptation A two-day symposium Charles Hastings Building University of Worcester 30 September – 1 October 2017   Saturday, 30 September, Charles Hastings Building, Room 2003 09:30 – 10:00: Welcome…

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Worcestershire Pride & Splendid Cinema present Spidarlings (Salem Kapsaski, 2016)

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Worcestershire Pride & Splendid Cinema present Spidarlings (Salem Kapsaski, 2016) + Q&A w Director and Stars The Hive 28 September, 2017, 19:30 £5 ? ?

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Playback Exhibition National Tour Coming to The Hive

    Tuesday, 22 August 2017 1 – 21 September 2017, Showcasing Work by local filmmakers Over 200 short films made by up and coming artist filmmakers (aged 16 – 24) from across England will be showcased in Playback, a … Continue reading

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TRIP to Sheffield International Documentary Festival

I am coordinating a trip to the Sheffield International Documentary Festival from the 9th to the 14th June 2017. Depending on interest I may do this as an official trip and arrange accommodation etc. or, failing that, people can make … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema: Acclaimed BAFTA winning Under the Shadow, 27 April

Thursday 27 April, 2017: Under the Shadow(GB, QA, JO, Babak Anvari, 2016) 15 cert. 84 min. TBC BAFTA Award Winner 2017 – Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer! I won’t say this supernatural thriller set in Tehran … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema: Embrace of the Serpent 30 March 2017 7.30pm

OK, so this film is a bit of a hard sell; not because it is “difficult” or “politically provocative” but because it is a very quiet, and exceptionally beautiful, film. Those who attend will be well rewarded for the effort. … Continue reading

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I, Daniel Blake… Fri 31st 6.45 at the HIVE

The season finale is here. Join us on Friday for Ken Loach’s latest film I, Daniel Blake… Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from … Continue reading

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Cultures of Resistance + Live video chat with the Director

Friday 17th March Doors Open 6.45, Film starts 7.15 The Hive Studio, Worcester Cultures of Resistance (2010) explores how art and creativity can be ammunition in the battle for peace and justice. Does each gesture really make a difference? Can … Continue reading

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