Film Poem - Short film, 4:41 mins.
A PARTY POLITICAL BROADCAST BY THE POETRY PARTY starring Hugh Bonneville has been selected for the Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner and will screen 10-11 May.
Written by Sarah Wardle.
Produced and Directed by Benjamin Johns.
OLD HARRY - Short film, 8:30 mins. 35 mm. Kodak Vision 250
Starring: Robert Hardy, Michael Dixon, Antonia Bernath, Chaitun Bagary.
Written, Produced & Directed: Benjamin Johns
DOP: Rex Maidment BSC
Music: Tom Marsh
Editor: David Blackmore
Shot on location in Studland - Rural Dorset
NUESTRO ABUELO - Documentary, 50 mins - HD CAM
"An intimate portrait of a Mexican Huichol family; one of the world's purest indigenous tribes. Shamans and farmers, they live like their ancestors have for 1000's of years in the remote mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental. The land of The Huichols is across three states. This is the first time a non - Mexican film maker has captured their lives."
Watch the trailer from NUESTRO ABUELO
is now on sale:
The film will also be screening at The British Museum
in London - TBC.
Thursday 5 February, 16.00-17.30.
We are currently arranging a tour of NUESTRO ABUELO to independent cinemas around the UK - Watch this space!.
Hastings - picture house - NOV 25 2008 at 7.30 pm
Stafford Film Theatre - NOV 11 2008 at 6.30 pm
World Premiere -
22/07/07 Durango Durango Mexico Festival of the City
Caribbean Premiere - 05/10/07 - Havana Cuba - La Cinemateca de Cuba
UK Premiere - 01/11/07 - Renoir London
Audience (at capacity) 250
UK Midlands Premiere - 23/01/08 BFI film Theatre Stoke on Trent
UNESCO are promoting the film as part of their Las Camaras la Diversidad programme
We are also finalizing a TV and DVD deal for Spain with a prestigious distributor. More details to follow.
We are sending the film to selected documentary festivals world wide and film festivals with a strong documentary strand. We intend to secure DVD rental and Sale and TV deals especially in Mexico and Latin America. The DVD has both the English and Spanish versions. If you are a festival, distributor, commissioning editor click here
to request a screener.
We are pleased to announce that we have secured a distribution deal with DAVID DISTRIBUCION in Mexico for Nationwide DVD and TV. The release date TBC.
We are in talks with other Latin American territories.
NUESTRO ABUELO has been selected for the 3RD DOCS DF festival in MEXICO CITY – More details coming soon.
All world rights are available for all media as of 27/01/08 Apart from Mexico and Spain.