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Netflix streaming the Film Industry

Netflix streaming the Film Industry

Netflix streaming the Film Industry In 1997, the company Netflix, a subscription-based DVD distribution service, was established. Today, people of all ages from all over the world watch thousands of films and TV shows on their computers, laptops, phones, iPads, Playstastions and Smart TV’s, instantly streaming titles, some of which aren’t even available on DVD […]

3D Printing and Stop motion animation films

3D Printing and Stop motion animation films

Stop motion animation films are always fantastic to watch! 3D Printing has found its way into the process and has been used to create characters, sets, movements – everything usually created by hand in a traditional stop motion animation  film. Although this is great news I hope we dont see the end of the handmade […]

Costume Design The Terminator

Costume Design The Terminator

The Terminator movies feature some fantastic set, costume and puppet designs. In the videos below check out some of the ‘old school’ techniques with some modern approaches that make a very convincing p*ssed off robot with a sole duty of seeking out and destroying that pesky John Conner. Stop motion animation, puppet building and choreography as well as some piston pupping gun slinging robots […]

The Killing of Tony Blair by George Galloway MP

The Killing of Tony Blair by George Galloway MP

The Killing of Tony Blair a documentary by George Galloway MP. Ah! This is sure to be a very interesting, exciting, shocking, blood boiling, frustrating, nauseating and informative Kickstarter project. On its first day this project is almost half way to being fully funded, people really do want to see The Killing of Tony Blair (probably […]

Legendary – Ray Harryhausen

Legendary – Ray Harryhausen

I was deeply saddened by the recent death of Ray Harryhausen on May 7th, aged 92. It was another nail in the coffin of my childhood, like when they banned the blue Smartie and 5ive split up. Only, Harryhausen’s passing is infinitely sadder because a vast number of my childhood memories are inextricably linked to […]

Southside Film Festival

Southside Film Festival

Glasgow’s Southside Film Festival is back! From the 16th -19th of May – that’s next Friday!  The festival will be screening thirty fantastically awesome films over the course of a jam packed 3 days. The festival programme will be screening international, national and local film work across all genres and lengths. The festival also includes free talks and training workshops – oh I […]