Underwire Film Festival: Freelancing 101

Last Friday I attended a full-day workshop run by Underwire Film Festival on freelancing. The workshop was designed for those of us who have recently moved into film and tv freelancing. I recently quit my day job to be a full-time film producer. The freelance life is scary — I live in fear of months where I …

‘Free’ – Travis Burki music video

A music video that I AC’d on recently has been released. Directed by Sophie Gueydon, DP’d by Hugo Glendinning, shot in Hoxton. Check it out … ‘FREE‘ by Travis Bürki Free (Travis Bürki) – Directed by Sophie Gueydon – DOP : Hugo Glendinning – Editing : Sophie Gueydon and Hugo Glendinning – Assistant and light …

NZ things I can’t get in London

This blog post was sitting in my drafts folder for years. I decided to post it retrospectively, with a few amendments. Proper Marmite: the Marmite in the UK is brown, rather than black. It just doesn’t taste as good (to me) Rice crackers: hmmm … with dip edit: you can get these in some supermarkets …

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

This month’s Action On The Side is drawing to a close. We produced one short film: ‘Life Lines’, written and directed by Tunbi Oluyede. The film is screening this Sunday, 24 August, 6pm at Hult House (37-38 John Street, London WC1B 2AT). We are also screening ‘Escape’, recut from the February 2014 Action On The …

TRAGEDIA to screen at Making Tracks / Whirlygig Cinema

TRAGEDIA has been selected to take part in Making Tracks from Whirlygig Cinema Screening Saturday 27 July 2013 A unique short-film event fusing cutting-edge film talent with brand new live scores written and performed by The Cabinet of Living Cinema. Rich Mix 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA Doors 7.30pm / Films 8pm Buy …