Girlhood and gang culture collide in Honeytrap as 15-year old Layla (Jessica Sula) contends with bullying at a new school by transforming herself inside and out.
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British actress Georgina Campbell has landed the female lead of Lyta Zod in Krypton, Syfy’s Superman prequel pilot from David S. Goyer and Warner Horizon Television.
Are you an artist with vision, tenacity, passion, and compelling stories? TalentLab is looking for bold, fresh and non-traditional ideas and narratives to join their 2016 programme.
The Women in Film & TV Awards are back. Supported by Sky, nominations for 2016 are now open and close midnight Saturday 17 September.
Big Couch is hosting The Secret Sauce of Indie Film Production, the first in a series of workshops dedicated to connecting people in the film industry and strengthening the knowledge and skills of producers in the UK. This is a hands-on, 6 hour mentoring workshop dedicated to producers, line producers, production managers and 1st assistant directors at Century Club, in London’s West End.
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The BFI London Film Festival returns for the 60th time this year and today announced the roster of films that will be included in its 12-day celebration of cinema.
African Odysseys present: Legacy Media Institute’s Filmmakers’ Workshop, an LMI-BFI workshop aimed at budding filmmakers of African Descent/Black British.
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Directors UK and the High End TV Council have announced an expanded career development initiative, to help progress and diversify the directing talent in High End TV drama.
Starring David Oyelowo (Selma) and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl); and directed by Amma Asante (Belle), A United Kingdom tells the inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the king of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker that he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, apartheid and empire – their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.
A United Kingdom is in cinemas from 25th November.