Posts Tagged ‘slate’

Strike a Pose 2012

Strike a Pose 2012

Feature film – dance comedy Production scheduled for 2012 An 80s girl in a contemporary world, Cara dreams in technicolour and surround sound, big vibrant dreams based on 80s pop videos which transport her from a grey and humdrum existence to a colourful and exciting world. Mocked by almost everyone, Cara’s reality becomes brighter when […]

Money money money

Money money money

One of the main reasons to be in Cannes is to raise money for your film. Assuming that you want to make your film rather than simply sell it to a studio, there are a number of finance avenues open to UK independent producers. There has been an awful lot of chatter recently about public […]

Meeting Mrs Doubtfire

Meeting Mrs Doubtfire

Saturday saw us in back to back meetings around La Croisette, including one we made by the skin of our teeth because The Grand’s frontage has been obscured by vast pavillions for Variety and Audi. On days like this, when the pace and intensity of Cannes are full on, it’s good to escape to the back […]


BRAG will be in Cannes

BRAG will be in Cannes

BRAG will be attending Cannes again this year, promoting our current projects, from Thursday 12 until Wednesday 18 May. We plan to populate our website with plenty of photos and blog posts while we’re there, so do keep checking back or join our Facebook and Twitter pages for all of the latest news. And if you’re also planning […]

Love Letters

Love Letters

Short film – comedy/drama Completed 2011 14 min HD Directed by Kate Coggins IMDb It is morning in a glamorous hotel room in London. A young man and woman are playing a game. But is Scrabble the only game being played? The two players stake their claim on the board and score points against each other in more ways than one. The […]

ID Card

ID Card

Feature film – contemporary thriller In development Fast forward briefly and witness a world where our identities are controlled, created and destroyed by powerful private corporations. How can Colin, a small time journalist who starts to unravel the truth behind this industry, operate when his own identity is eliminated and he no longer exists in […]


Making Get Well Soon - Part 4

Making Get Well Soon – Part 4

Feb 2010 – Production Support We received an email in mid Feb from BRAG Productions: “Alison and I both read the script yesterday and liked it very much.  We would really like to know your plans to shoot and see if and how we can be of help.” I’ve become an enormously cynical person over the […]

TMW selected for Cinemagic IFF

TMW selected for Cinemagic IFF

We are pleased to announce that The Mountain Within has just been selected by the 20th Cinemagic International Film Festival for young people in Belfast, Northern Ireland.  We will have more information early next week so please check back for festival dates and information.

Making Get Well Soon - Part 3

Making Get Well Soon – Part 3

Writing & redrafting: (July 2009). Ian wanted to edit the piece rather than direct. We originally spent some time working with Ian’s director friend, Jack Burnford in July 2009. I hammered out first draft of roughly 30 pages. Even with the total lack of pressure at that point, it was very odd coming back to […]


The Mountain Within

The Mountain Within

Feature length drama documentary Completed and released 2009 85 min HD Directed by Kyle Portbury www.amazon.com www.themountainwithin.com www.imdb.com/title/tt1279951/ www.itunes.com What happens when a multi-ability team of climbers decides to take on one of the world’s most feared and revered mountains, Kilimanjaro? Strong friendships evolve quickly, the bonds deepening with every step. Seemingly insurmountable obstacles defeat […]