Let me introduce you to Brian Reynolds, who has joined our line-up of FILM TALK contributors. Brian spent a lifetime in the film business, starting out as a runner at Hammer Films in the late 1960s, before joining Technicolor. Continue reading “Brian Reynolds, a Former Runner at Hammer Films, Joins FILM TALK”
We’re ready to start shooting for our new documentary PETER CUSHING: In His Own Words and will be based out of Elstree Studios in the coming week recording the first of a range of contributions for the film. Continue reading “Filming starts at Elstree Studios for our new Peter Cushing documentary”
We’ve recently completed filming behind the scenes of Worthing’s Dome Cinema for our short documentary, FILM PROJECTIONS and what an experience it was. Having the opportunity to explore the art-deco main auditorium, the Protectionist’s Bar with its intriguing memorabilia and the amazing projection room, with an original Peerless 35mm film projector sitting next to the latest NEC digital cinema projector, both looking through portals armed with original 1920s acetate fire guards for when the old film stock would combust without warning.
Continue reading “We’ve been filming behind-the-scenes at the historic Dome Cinema”
FILM PROJECTIONS is a new documentary that we’ve got in production that explores how the fast-moving digital revolution has created new opportunities for one of the UK’s oldest cinemas, providing a new lease of life for a venue that has struggled for decades to stay a working cinema and remain at the heart of its seaside community. Continue reading “Dome Cinema Gearing Up to Show Films for Another 100 Years”