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600 superb cinematic treats at the Portobello Film Festival

Ladies and gentlemen: a selection of 600 superb cinematic treats await your delighted delectation at this year’s 20th Portobello Film Festival AND – it’s all free! Some highlights at the Pop Up Cinema, 3 Acklam Road, W10 5TY (junction of Portobello Road and Cambridge Gardens), programmes from 6.30. The Devils – Uncut Friday 4th September […]

Portobello Film Festival 2015 Launch Party

Your invitation to the Portobello Film Festival 2015 Launch Party When: 6.30 to 10.30 PM, Friday September 4th Where: The Pop Up Cinema, 3 Acklam Road, W10 5TY (junction of Portobello Road and Cambridge Gardens) FULL FESTIVAL PROGRAMME The Portobello Film Festival (Friday 4th to Sunday 18th September) is celebrating its 20th birthday this year, […]

Portobello Film Festival 2015 – 20th Glorious Year!

Portobello Film Festival 2015 – 20th Glorious Year! ADMISSION FREE WHEN Friday 4th to Sunday 20th September 2015 Every evening from 6 to 10.30pm WHERE 1) Portobello Pop Up Cinema, 3 Acklam Road, W10 5TY (junction of Portobello Road and Cambridge Gardens) 2) The Muse Gallery, 269 Portobello Road, W11 1LR. 600 new films The […]

Short Horror Film Competition

Could you create a short horror film that can terrify an entire cinema audience? The Fear wants to hear from you! Studio Lambert, the makers of BAFTA-award winning Gogglebox, is making a new series for BBC3 and your short horror film can be part of it. We are looking for the best short homemade horror […]

Free TV production courses for 18- to 25-year-olds

Are you a filmmaker aged between 18 and 25 looking to break into the world of live television? If you are unemployed, in training or education, the Bloomberg Broadcast Programme is a completely FREE fast track course that will give you the skills you need to progress in the industry. This seven-week course offers training […]

Short film funding from Earls Court Community Trust

The Earls Court Community Trust wants to produce its first short film which will be screened at the Portobello Film Festival. The Trust is looking for aspiring film makers and writers to work with and it will support the short film project with a grant of between £1,000 and £3,500. The film will be shown […]

The Shortest Nights looking for submissions

Short Sighted Cinema is running a 12-hour film festival, The Shortest Nights, on the Summer Solstice, June 21st, at Electroworkz on Islington’s Torrens Street. The organisers are still accepting submissions with a deadline of Sunday May 10th 2015, and it’s free to submit your film. Films must have been created by filmmakers living in the […]

Portobello Film Festival 2015 dates

Dates for the 2015 Portobello Film Festival – the 20th edition of this entirely free extravaganza – have just been confirmed as Thursday 3rd to Sunday 20th September. The Festival’s main venue will again be the Pop-up Cinema on Acklam Road, under the Westway, just by Portobello Road. Entries for the Festival – for which […]

Make a music video and win $5,000

Global production studio Dave Stewart Entertainment (DSE) and SB.TV are offering film and video directors the opportunity to get their break in the music video business. The selected video director will be represented by DSE, have their video premiered by SB.TV and receive $5,000. Hollie Stephenson, a 16 year old singer/songwriter from London, releases her […]

Free screening of Leo The Last

Join V&A’s Community Artist in Residence, Constantine Gras, for a free screening of John Boorman’s 1969 film Leo The Last on Sunday 1st February at 10.00am at the Gate Cinema (87 Notting Hill Gate, W11 3JZ). Directed by Boorman between his Hollywood films Point Blank and Deliverance, the film fuses drama, comedy and political comment […]