The vlogging journey

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 …

What is Action On The Side?

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 …

Action On The Side: inspiration

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 …

On the set of Arms Trade

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 MUA/SFX and COACH (@francescaioppolo) on Feb 14, 2015 at 7:45am PST View this post on Instagram On set with @francescaioppolo @elwinkingman …

Action On The Side — February 2015

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 …