Archive for November, 2010

Nov252010

2009 Competition Winner Catch Up

At this year’s Encounters International Film Festival we caught up with Sam Firth, who won DepicT! 2009’s British Special Mention Award for her short film I.D., to hear the effect winning the prize has had. As a part of her award Sam received a special package of support from BAFTA, the British Council and the National Film and Television School.

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Nov232010

DepicT! ’10 Winners Announced!

Following a fantastic sold-out DepicT! Showcase at Watershed for the 16th Encounters International Film Festival, filmmakers and guests gathered on Saturday evening at Watershed for a lively Awards Ceremony hosted by Shooting People head honcho James Mullighan to learn who’d scooped this year’s prizes. Read more »

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Nov182010

DepicT! 2010 Showcase at Encounters Festival

The DepicT! ‘10 Showcase takes place as a part of Encounters 16th International Film Festival this Saturday 20 Nov at 14:30 in Watershed Cinema 3

DepicT! calls upon talented emerging filmmakers to show their stuff in just 90 seconds or less. Chosen from just under 400 films submitted from 39 countries, the 15 films on this year’s shortlist stand out for their originality, imagination and ability to engage and are now in the running for the main DepicT! Award of £1500, the DepicT! British Special Mention Award – a special package of support from BAFTA, the British Council and the National Film and Television School as well as the DepicT! Shooting People Audience Award.

This big screen premiere of the shortlist and Q&A with some of the filmmakers is hosted by Shooting People head honcho James Mullighan. Read more »

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