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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY JUNE 27th 2017

  Yes folks the Top Ten 2017 competition is officially on! Marking the first year under the aegis of our new Competitions Officer Hugh Darrington, the Top Ten is open to everyone in OVFM to submit a film, no longer than 20 minutes on any subject, style or genre, which will be judged and graded

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MAY 16th 2017

  Well, actually it is only a part practical evening but we promise you that everything is completely congruent. In a two part session, we shall first have a “making of” presentation from John Epton, Sam Brown and Barbara Walker, talking us through the filming of Barbara’s award winning comedy Commute, which featured some nifty

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FAQ – Music Copyright

  Music is an important part of a film and while finding that one song or tune to perfectly fit the imagery and mood of your latest masterpiece can be a Herculean task, usually one of three options present themselves as a viable solution. One is create the music yourself. With the technology readily available

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MAY 2nd 2017

  As you may already be aware by now, the future of the annual North vs. South competition is in doubt after OVFM relinquished the job of running the event and, at the time of posting, there has no been response from other clubs to pick up the mantle. However it has been decide that

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY APRIL 18th 2017

  For our next club meeting we once again hand the floor over to an outsider to delight us with handy hints, anecdotes or films from their own catalogue, although our guest speaker on this occasion is hardly that.   Tim Jones is a former OVFM member, now Senior Lecturer Christ Church College Canterbury in

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SERIAC 2017 Results

SERIAC 2017 Results   The annual SERIAC film festival took place this past weekend on Saturday April 8th, at the Oast Theatre in Tonbridge. Filmmakers and club representatives from across the South East were present to watch 42 films compete for the many prizes up for grabs, with the top prize of Best Film going to The Bench

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MARCH 21st 2017

Ladles and Jellyspoons It is that time of year again when we ask you to drag your best clobber from out of the mothballs, then put them on and bring yourselves down to the club meeting for the 2017 OVFM Oscars! Every year we celebrate and reward the efforts of our club members with a

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OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MARCH 7th 2017

  For the first club meeting of March, the floor will be handed over to a guest speaker. This time it is someone who should be a familiar face to those who frequent the various events on the annual SERIAC circuit. Ron Prosser (FACI) has a storied career in filmmaking spanning 60 years, cutting his teeth

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Triangle Competition 2017

  Another annual inter-club competition is upon us, this time it is the Triangle Competition in which three of four clubs – OVFM, Spring Park, Shooters Hill and Epsom – enter films in a three-way contest to be judged by the fourth, with the judging role alternating each year. This year’s event take place on  Friday

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