Welcome To OVFM!

Welcome to the website of the oldest amateur filmmaking club located in the Orpington area!

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Whether you are an experienced filmmaker or a newcomer we invite you to join our club.

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We don't just enjoy making films we like to share them to via our exclusive film shows which we will bring to you!

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Club film Project – History Of Orpington

  OVFM will be making a Club film featuring History of Orpington and hope that every member will contribute in some way. Stage 1 is to gather all footage and information that currently exists and Project Co-ordinator Pat Palmer is appealing for:   (a) Any clips in member’s films (possibly on other  topics) that may

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Top Ten Competition 2016

As 2016 rolls on we are just a few months away from the start of the annual Top Ten competition! As ever the names of all OVFM club members have been put into the hat belonging to our competitions organiser Brenda Wheatley and drawn in random to make up the participants for each of the qualifying rounds that

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OVFM CLUB MEETING – TUESDAY JUNE 21st 2016

  THE HISTORY OF ORPINGTON For this week’s club gathering we had over the podium to Pat Palmer who has kindly stepped up to take the reins as organiser of this special club project as originally reported HERE. Pat will be giving us an update on the current status of the project, seeking participation from club

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OVFM CLUB MEETING – TUESDAY June 7th 2016

  It’s brain cells at the ready for the next club meeting as we are required to bandy around ideas for films to make and enter for this year’s North vs. South competition! The theme is “Out of the Blue” which is one of those wonderfully nebulous titles that lends itself to a myriad of

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OVFM Newsreel 2016

Per Lady Annabelle of Lancaster: Hello everybody This year’s newsreel really should reflect the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations. Looking around the following events will take place in and around the Orpington area and hope that they can be well covered by a variety of club members. If you think there are others who should be told please

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OVFM CLUB MEETING – TUESDAY MAY 24th 2016

  Apologies in advance for the vagueness of this preview but while the theme of the next club meeting is a Workshop evening, where one of our knowledgeable members shares their expertise in a certain area of film making or post-production, I have little else to add to that. I can tell you that our archivist and

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OVFM CLUB MEETING – Tuesday May 10th 2016

  That’s right folks, the time has come for our club members who accepted this special challenge – first announced back in March – to show us the fruits of their labours in editing the supplied raw footage provided by our vice-chairman Sam “Choo Choo” Brown. For the rest of us, the contents of that footage

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY APRIL 26th 2016

  It’s time ladies and gentlemen for you to reveal to the club how hard you have been working in fulfilling the project theme of “Spring”, as originally announced HERE. Project evenings are a fun way to flex one’s creative muscles and it never ceases to amaze how many different interpretations we get on a

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