The final part… the Wedding Film! It was my dad that first asked about if we were having a video made of the wedding. Our non-traditional approach across two days I wasn’t sure. The more we talked about it we agreed as filmmakers it would odd not to. Again we were looking for something a […]
Sometimes floating through social media you see something, click on a link and find a piece that really connects with you. That’s what happened the day Lyra posted her blog ‘Letter to my 14 year old self’. I came across it on twitter, started reading and it was so powerful I felt compelled to message […]
I love Christmas! Wrapping up warm in the colder weather, all the decorations and lights, social gatherings to spend time with people you love and the giving of presents. Enjoying Christmas movies is another part of this holiday season I enjoy. Watching the Christmas spirit come to life in stories always helps with the feeling […]
Looking back on the movie highlights so far in 2016 with Banterflix host Jim McClean and Johanna Leech from the Strand Arts Centre. Also reviewing the new BFG and Finding Dory.
You can catch my thoughts on the new Ghostbusters movie in the live review segment on this week’s episode. You can also hear from my partner in crime Brian Mulholland on his love of the original, excitement for the new reboot and he even met Belfasts’ finest Emerald Ghostbusters.
Chatting latest releases in the cinema and online with Robert J Simpson and Jim McClean. Also local upcoming film and movie events. I got to talk about Guardians of the Galaxy, recently released online (VOD) and one of my childhood favourites The BFG, out in cinemas on 22 July. Newcastle Community Cinema are taking the […]
As a filmmaker, I have been introduced to the world of film festivals. Initially as a place to find an audience for your film but increasingly to engage and participate in the film community. Attending special film industry events and marketplaces, networking and hearing stories from experts in the field. Belfast Film Festival 2016 was […]
The Coalition of Aid and Development Agencies (CADA)* are teaming up with Belfast Film Festival again this year to bring you The Better World Film Fringe. This is when my work life and love of film come together. We have two really powerful films to share. Kicking off on opening night with District Zero which asks […]
Last week I joined Jim McClean on the Banterflix Film Review Show with Conor Smyth of Belfast Film Blog to review the newly released Anomalisa. We also chatted about High Rise, Sing Street, the film clubs Vigilante season as well as the launch of the Belfast Film Festival Programme and the controversial F-Rating.
Mind-blowing day at The MMIX Summit this week. MMIX short for The Mobile Multimedia Innovation eXperience is the official media & entertainment event at Mobile World Congress 2016, the biggest mobile event on the planet. Run by the GSMA in partnership with Momentum Worldwide. MMIX brings mobile and entertainment players together in a series of […]