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Film alumnus secures job at ILM

BA (Hons) Film Production Alumni Course news / Industry news – Published 7th Dec 16

Dan Carney, 2016 BA (Hons) Film Production graduate, has secured a job working for Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) VFX and Animation studio.

He gives an insight into life as Technical Assistant for the company, which was founded by George Lucas in 1975.

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Film alumnus screens at Houses of Parliament

BA (Hons) Film Production Alumni Course news – Published 18th Nov 16

BA (Hons) Film Production alumnus, Jake Smith, has screened his documentary feature film While They Watched at Houses of Parliament.

The film, which is set in the future in North Korea, has won 12 awards at various film festivals and was distributed in 100 countries in 13 languages.

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Sound Design role for Film Lecturer on TV documentary

BA (Hons) Film Production Staff Course news – Published 30th Aug 16

Rob Hardcastle, Senior Lecturer in BA (Hons) Film Production, worked as Sound Designer on the upcoming TV documentary Hong Kong’s Rooftop Rebels.

The programme was aired on Sunday 28th August at 10.30pm as part of broadcaster Al Jazeera’s award-winning Witness strand, following three friends who scale the city’s towering skyscrapers in an act of rebellion against the establishment.

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Film and TV Director Richard Elson talks life after AUB

BA (Hons) Animation Production / Film Production Alumni Course news / Industry News – Published 5th Aug 16

AUB Film and Animation alumnus, Richard Elson, directed his first feature film last year and has worked with the likes of Liam Neeson and Pierce Brosnan.

2015 saw the release of his first feature film, A Christmas Star about a young girl who believes she has the gift to perform miracles.

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Bournemouth Film School collaborates on BFI short film

BA (Hons) Film / Film Production Student Course news / Collaborate / Achieve / Industry News

Students and alumni from Bournemouth Film School at AUB are part of a short film that has received funding to be shot locally.

The Sunstone production company was chosen over 300 applications to receive £5,000 as part of the latest round of Creative England’s iShorts, delivered as part of the BFI NET.WORK – an agency which supports new and emerging filmmakers.

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Film lecturer co-curates festival

BA (Hons) Film / Film Production / MA Film Production Staff Course news – Published 3rd May 16

Andrew Vallance, BA (Hons) Film Production Senior Lecturer, is co-curating a festival of experimental film and video showing the work of over 70 artists and filmmakers.

The CONTACT programme features a range of work and connections across different practices and art forms and includes multi-screen/performance-related works and site-specific installations.

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Film Production alumna’s Black Sheep

BA (Hons) Film Production Alumni Course news / Make / Industry News – Published 5th Apr 16

Reshel Shah Kapoor, BA (Hons) Film Production alumnus, has directed and produced Black Sheep, a documentary film focusing on India’s transgender community.

The 70-minute feature length documentary follows a group of Hijras and the crew as they create new bonds of friendship, whilst breaking the barriers of popular myth and prejudice.

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