Recently I decided to jump in and fix something that had been bothering me for a while. The Action On The Side website had been hosted by the hosting site James uses (James who created AOTS). Each year I reimbursed James for hosting, an annual cost I had forgotten about. Over the years my ‘graphical […]
I broke the Action On The Side website. The project starts in four days. While I fix the page, if you haven’t signed up yet, sign up here. 1. Add yourself to the mailing list through Mailchimp at http://eepurl.com/bdpm5P 2. Pay the fee to take part in the project here: Today I learnt not to […]
I’ve been all ‘heads-down, tails-up’ with my master’s studies, working 4 days a week, running the March 2016 AOTS project, running the business and doing general filmmaking stuff. In the lead-up to the June 2016 AOTS project — two weeks away! — I’ve started vlogging. Check out the first one below: In one of my […]
As part of my MA, I researched the London Film Communities currently available. Here is the list.
At the London Screenwriters Festival this past weekend, I met six brand new people who, when I said I run Action On The Side, knew what it was. So, let me answer: What is Action On The Side? In July 2013, James Doherty, a motion designer who wanted to direct, set up a project for […]
I’m doing an online course on Digital Storytelling. Here I share four questions screenwriters need to ask when writing their scripts.
Action On The Side has expanded to include regular inspiration, tips, tricks, and reminders for writers and filmmakers. Follow the posts on Facebook and on Twitter. The next Action On The Side project is July 2015. Sign up at Action On The Side Upcoming Script Development meetings Do you have a script? Do you have […]
We’re on set for the latest Action On The Side shoot, ARMS TRADE View this post on Instagram #onset with @phetheringtonnz for #actionontheside #february 2015 #makeup #lovemyjob #ordinaryday #film A post shared by Francesca Ioppolo 💅MUA/SFX💅 (@francescaioppolo) on Feb 14, 2015 at 7:45am PST View this post on Instagram On set with @francescaioppolo @elwinkingman @little_films […]
The next Action On The Side project kicked off on Saturday 07 February 2015. The selected short is ARMS TRADE After a heavy night of drinking, best friends Troy and Sean awake to find they have mysteriously swapped arms. The script was developed by Josh Pappenheim, Chris Parker, & James Morgan through the Action On […]
This month’s Action On The Side project, ‘Life Lines’, is now online. Check it out. Life Lines from Patricia Hetherington on Vimeo.