Danny Boyle: Pages of the Sea this Remembrance Sunday 2018

Director Danny Boyle's programme poster for Pages of the Sea

  On 11 November 2018, communities will gather on beaches across the UK to say thank you and goodbye to the millions of men and women who left our shores during WWI. In Pages of the Sea, film-maker Danny Boyle invites you to join him in marking the 100 years anniversary of Armistice and the […]

Emeli Sande music video Hurts filmed in Kent!

Botany Bay - sandy beach with white cliffs

  Kent Locations used: Botany Bay Hurts is the newest single and music video from Emeli Sande taken from her second album ‘Long Live the Angels’. The Scottish singer’s debut album Our Version of Events, was the biggest selling album of 2012 and the second best selling of 2013 and Emeli has to date two Number […]

Canterbury University Film Festival volunteering opportunities!

Canterbury University Film Festival is a unique film festival for the students of Canterbury’s universities that are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join their growing team! Canterbury University Film Festival, or CUFF, was established in 2014 as a platform for students from the University of Kent, Canterbury Christ Church University and the University of Creative Arts […]

Kent Film Office interview with Dover Community Radio

The Kent Film Office Manager Gabrielle Lindemann was interviewed by Jacques Frances for Dover Community Radio at The Grand in Folkestone in August 2016. The piece explores Gabrielle’s career history, the work of The Kent Film Office including the locations database, sourcing local trainees, and how we celebrate the county’s filming history with the Kent Movie Map. The interview aired on […]

Applications are open to the BFI Film Academy 2016/17 in Kent!

Dates: 8 Saturdays between 15th October 2016 and 28 January 2017 Ages: 16-19 year olds Where: Folkestone and  The Maidstone Studios Price: £25, although bursaries are available Deadline to apply: 12pm on Tuesday 20th September 2016 Are you aspiring to be the next Christopher Nolan, Danny Boyle or Kathryn Bigelow? Then check out the BFI […]

Channel 4 series Born On casting in the Whitstable area!

  New Channel 4 social history documentary series Born On are urgently seeking some supporting artists for filming in March. The programme takes 3 people who were all born on exactly the same date – each with their own amazing stories – and interviews them about their lives and experiences. The programme uses archive footage, interviews […]

The Kent Film Office Promotional Film is here showing Kent’s unique and diverse locations!

  Kent Locations Used: Discovery Park, Leeds Castle, Falconhurst Estate, Bedgebury National Pinetum Forest, Chilham Village, Belmont House, Hole Park, Botany Bay, Warren Country Park, Chatham Naval Memorial and The Historic Dockyard Chatham In the summer of 2015, the Kent Film Office commissioned University for the Creative Arts BA (Hons) Television Production students, Hannah Darby […]

The Kent Movie Map detailing the county’s filming history is complete!

The Kent County Council Film Office has collated the details of the feature films and TV dramas which have filmed in the county into an extensive catalogue celebrating the county’s filming history: the Kent Movie Map. The interactive map details over 200 productions which have filmed across nearly 300 locations. The earliest project to feature […]