Welcome To OVFM!

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

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Join OVFM!

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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Top Ten 2016 – Results

RESULTS Here are the round by round results of the 2016 Top Ten competition. Please check back after each round to see the updated scores.   Round 1 (held on August 2nd) 1. “Dawlish Air Show” by Jane Oliver    53.39 2. “Obsession” by Jim Morton Robertson    51.28 3. “Heaven or Hell” by Hugh Darrington

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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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2016 North vs South – The Results!!

  Despite the weather plunging deeper into the coldness of winter this year;’s North vs South final at Farnborough Village Hall on Sunday December 4th welcomed a very healthy turn out (in fact two extra rows of chairs were needed) to find out which side of the river would prove victorious! An impressive count of

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY DECEMBER 6th 2016

  As the year hurtles ever close towards it conclusion we still have some film business to take care of here at OVFM, in the form of three annual club competitions, created in tribute to past club members. These three very different contests give club members a chance to test their creativity under explicit criteria and

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The Making Of “MEET DEXTER” – Part One

OR “NEVER WORK WITH CHILDREN, ANIMALS OR DINOSAURS!” Part One: Damn you, Brain! Sometimes I wish I my mind would switch off when we discuss project ideas or here are calls for a film script to suit a competition theme at our club meetings; it always ends with many sleepless nights and unnecessary stress –

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2016 North vs South Final – Sunday December 4th

  The 2016 North vs South final is upon us, taking place on Sunday December 4th! OVFM has five films entered in to this year’s contest on the theme of “Out Of The Blue” and it has been a while since our name has been on the winner’s list so let’s hope 2016 is our

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY NOVEMBER 22nd 2016

  We’ve now reached the last of the four qualifying rounds of the annual Top 10 Competition meaning this is the final opportunity club members have to enter their film ahead of the final on January 10th 2017. The remaining listed club invited to submit a film for this round are as follows:   Charlie

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY OCTOBER 11th 2016

  It’s round three of the Top Ten already and last time we had two entries so hopefully we don’t have a commensurate number of films for this session. Perhaps with the summer holidays now over club members will have something to share that documents what they got up to while the sun was out a

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