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 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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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MARCH 29th 2016

  When you think of the great partnerships in film, the names that usually come to mind are Laurel & Hardy, Abbott & Costello, Hope & Crosby, Lewis & Martin. But at OVFM the names at the top of our list are Reg & Annabelle Lancaster. Forever at the heart of OVFM’s activities the Lancasters have

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NEW OVFM PROJECT – SPRING

  SPRING It’s project time once again and the subject chosen for this particular occasion is a rather appropriate one as we head into a new season – Spring! Then again “Spring” doesn’t have to reflect the change in the weather – it could refer to the tiny piece of coiled metal, or it might reference “springing”

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