Merry Christmas from the Kent Film Office

     Merry Christmas from the Kent Film Office   Another year gone and it’s time for you to receive the annual Kent Film Office Christmas Video.   This year we asked local animation company Animate and Create to help us out.    Enjoy!   Don\’t Do it the Hard Way    



Canterbury Anifest 2010

Visitors spoilt for choice at Canterbury’s fifth annual festival of animation Animation fans were spolit for choice at this year’s  Anifest 2010 with visits from Wallace, Gromitt and the Were-Rabbit, not to mention BagPuss, a screening of the Gruffalo and an evening of Looney Tuneswith Phill Jupitus. Animators and fans alike flooded into Canterbury’s St Augustine’s House […]



Prestigious award calls Kent stars to Edinburgh

The Calling is nominated for Best British New Feature A feature film by a Kent-based filmmaker has been thrust into the national spotlight by being nominated for the prestigious Michael Powell Award for the Best British New Feature at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. With a star-studded cast, including Ramsgate-born and BAFTA award-winning actress Brenda […]



Kent ready for lights, camera, action as Law is passed

  Kent County Council asked Government to push through the bill that has made Kent the only authority in the UK outside London to have legal powers enabling it to temporarily close roads for filming. The bill was the result of Kent County Council’s passion to support local business and Kent’s economy by maximising the […]



QA Evening with Horror Writer/Director Christopher Smith

Meave (Medb) Films in connection with the Kent Film Office are hosting a Q&A evening with acclaimed horror writer/director Christopher Smith at the Gulbenkian Cinema on 3rd June 2010 at 6.50pm.  Well know for his debut feature Creep (2005), Chris will be showcasing his latest production Black Death starring Sean Bean and Andy Nyman.  Chris […]



Milo Waterfields Lobster Club

Screen South Digital Shorts presents Milo Waterfield’s Lobster Club Produced under the Screen South Digital Shorts Programme, Lobster club is a surrealist take on the seedier side of Brits abroad, an animated spectacle which follows a sex tourist at a run down resort who finds himself at the mercy of ‘ Mobster Lobsters’ , when […]



BBC Hairy Bikers show searching for Britains best cooking family

  BBC Hairy Bikers show searching for Britain’s best cooking family The perennially popular Hairy Bikers are back and they’re on a mission to find Britain’s best cooking family in a brand new BBC Two show. The brand new show will feature Si King and Dave Myers, mixing cooking, chat and entertainment in the series […]



THE CALLING AT THE GULBENKIAN CINEMA

  Emily Beecham in The Calling © Meave Films A chance to question Kent Film makers Jan Dunn & Elaine Wickham about their latest feature film.  Writer/director Jan Dunn & producer Elaine Wickham of Thanet based Film Company Maeve Films follow up their first two award winning features with THE CALLING, for which the filmmakers secured […]



and the WINNER is?

  Wonderful Creative Agency based in Maidstone was the 2010 winner of the Creative Industries Award  at The Kent Excellence in Business Awards (KEiBA) . The award for creative industries is  sponsored by the Kent Film Office and given on an annual basis to a business that is innovative and successful.  The award is also given in recognition of Wonderful Creative ‘s  support  […]