Anifest 2013 a success!

Jim Parkyn's Making Shaun the Sheep workshop © Canterbury Anifest

  The sixth annual Anifest, South East’s only annual animation festival was a great success with over 1,000 people visiting the Canterbury festival to enjoy talks, screenings and workshops from some of the biggest names in animation.  Anifest invites people of all ages to come and experience the magic of animation and 2013 was the […]



BFI Film Academy comes to Kent!

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Date: 2nd, 16th, 30th November, 7th December, 11th 2013, 18th January 2014 Where: Folkestone and The Maidstone Studios Price: £25, although the fee could be waived if you cannot pay it Deadline to apply: 5pm on Thursday 17th October 2013 Are you a Kent based talented filmmaker aged 16-19? Then you must apply to the […]



Halloween Film Workshop in Kent for 8-14 year olds!

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  Date: 31st October Where: The Coniston Hotel, Sittingbourne Price: £75 Do you know a youngster aged 8-14 who has a passion for film, acting and special effects make-up? If so, this workshop is for them! Ravensbridge are running a Halloween themed day in Sittingbourne where children and teenagers can act and be involved in […]



Animation fans, get your Anifest tickets now!

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Dates: 30th September – 5th October 2013 Location: Canterbury Anifest is the only animation festival that takes place annually in the South East, showcasing well known animators and their creations to visitors, and allowing them to get involved themselves! This year is the biggest line up, so get your tickets now. The festival offers screenings, […]



BAFTA nominated I Am Nasrine screening at The Gulbenkian, Canterbury!

Nasrine looking out to country landscape - rolling hills

I Am Nasrine is the BAFTA nominated film about a 15-year-old Iranian girl’s journey of self-discovery when she is forced to leave her home country and move to the UK.  Don’t miss your chance to catch I Am Nasrine when it comes to The Gulbenkian Cinema, Canterbury on Monday 17 June!  Produced by Bridge + […]



Kent Film Awards open for entries!

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As part of the 5th annual Swale Film Festival, the Kent Film Awards are back and open for entries to young people across Kent – so get making your short films and enter now! The short film competition is open to individuals and groups and prizes include film making equipment and a trip to the […]



British Independent Film Festival visits the Gulbenkian!

The British Independent Film Festival is a celebration of the rich diversity of independent British film, and is coming to the Gulbenkian Theatre in Canterbury on Saturday 25th May 2013! This year is the fourth festival and promises to be the most exciting yet as for the first time, it is being simultaneously hosted at […]



Kent writer and director screens debut film Jeffrey

Daniel Brocklebank as Jeffrey - sitting on a red sofa

  Stephen James is the writer and director behind 2Steaks Productions, a Kent-based company set up in 2012 and Jeffrey is their first release; a quirky and surprisingly intense 20 minute short in which we are introduced to Jeffrey, the quintessentially English eccentric. Premiered in December 2012, it was filmed over two days and stars […]