Ian Hislop’s Stiff Upper Lip – An Emotional History of Britain (2012)

Ian Hislop's Stiff Upper Lip - An Emotional History of Britain

Production Company: Wingspan Productions Kent locations used: Canterbury, Dover Seafront In his most ambitious television documentary project yet, Ian Hislop asks when and why we British have bottled up and stopped showing our feelings and how this has affected our history as a nation. With his usual blend of humour and investigative journalism, Hislop charts our […]



Gangsters, Guns and Zombies (2012)

Gangsters, Guns & Zombies movie poster

Director: Matt Mitchell Writer: Matt and Taliesyn Mitchell Starring: Vincent Jerome, Huggy Leaver, Fabrizio Santino, Cassandra Orhan, Frank Rizzo, Charlie Rawes Production Company: LMV Productions Kent Locations: Swanscome and Whitstable Gangsters, Guns and Zombies is a horror film about Q (Vincent Jerome), a getaway driver for a group of gangsters who finds himself up against […]



Piers Morgan’s Life Stories – Dame Kelly Holmes (2012)

Dame Kelly Holmes

Production company: ITV Studios Kent locations used: Tonbridge Tonbridge born retired athlete Dame Kelly Holmes talks to journalist and presenter Piers Morgan about her childhood in Kent, career in the army and the dramatic ups and downs of her time as an athlete. Kelly Holmes grew up in Tonbridge and for several years combined her career […]



Fake or Fortune – Turner: A Miscarriage of Justice? (2012)

Fake Or Fortune L-R - Dr. Bendor Grosvenor, Fiona Bruce and Philip Mould

  Production Company: BBC Kent Locations: Margate, Turner Contemporary Art Gallery, Thanet The second series of BBC’s Fake or Fortune returns with presenter and journalist Fiona Bruce joining art experts Philip Mould and Dr Bendor Grosvenor to explore the mysteries behind historical paintings to see if it was by a renowned artist, or a fake. This […]



Britain’s Empty Homes (2012)

Production Company: Ricochet Kent Locations Used: Margate, Thanet With nearly a million empty properties in the UK, BBC One series Britain’s Empty Homes travels the country, looking at vacant buildings and showing potential buyers how they can easily be transformed into an enjoyable home. Throughout the series, presenter Joe Crowley works with local empty property […]



The Sweeney (2012)

  Writers: Nick Love, John Hodges Director: Nick Love Producer: Allan Niblo Starring: Ray Winstone, Ben Drew (aka Plan B), Damien Lewis and Hayley Atwell Production company: Vertigo Films Kent Locations used: Isle of Sheppey, Queenborough, Sheerness The popular 70’s British police drama series The Sweeney has been remade into a star-studded must see feature! Expect […]



The Great British Paraorchestra (2012)

The Great British Paraorchestra

Production Company: What Larks Productions Kent locations used: Canterbury Channel 4 brings us The Great British Paraorchestra, on the day of the closing ceremony for the Paralympics. The programme follows internationally renowned conductor Charles Hazlewood, as he puts together Britain’s first ever disabled orchestra. The musicians prepare to perform live in their first concert and […]



Hunderby (2012)

Hunderby at Botany Beach

Executive produced by: Henry Normal, Armando Iannucci and Lindsay Hughes Produced by: John Rushton Starring: Julia Davis, Alex MacQueen, Alexandra Roach, Rosie Cavaliero, Rufus Jones, Alexander Armstrong, Rebekah Staton, Kevin Eldon, Jane Stanness and Ben Bishop   Production company: Baby Cow Productions Kent Locations Used: Botany Bay, Thanet This new seven-part dark comedy series is written by […]