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2019 OVFM OSCARS – THE RESULTS!

  THE RESULTS The 2019 OVFM Oscars took place last night (March 19th), organised this year by Ian Menage  with help from Andy Watson with the video presentation. Two of the judges from Spring Park, Graham Evans and Roy de Boise, were in attendance to help us celebrate and reward the past year of great […]

OVFM Social Lunch 2019

OVFM Social Lunch 2019 by Hugh Darrington     Great lunch, great weather: ‘Three Horseshoes’ scores a hit! ‘The Three Horseshoes’ pub in Knockholt was voted a hit by the 23 members of OVFM who went to the club lunch there on February 26th. They scoffed from a wide ranging menu from steak pie to […]

2019 ANNUAL TRIANGLE COMPETITION

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 a 30-minute program of their best films in a three-way contest to be judged by the fourth, with the judging role alternating each year. This […]

OVFM SPRING SHOW 2019

    One of the most important dates in the OVFM calendar is our annual Spring Show where we share the fruits of our labours from a year of busy filmmaking, along with some gems from our archive. What better way to celebrate the days getting lighter and warmer than with evening of films from the […]

OVFM DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW – TAKE TWO!

  Latest update- November 15th Unfortunately, interest in a second run of our Diamond Anniversary show wasn’t sufficient enough for us to go ahead with it so regretfully we’ve have to cancel the plan. However, we will be back with our Spring Show in 2019! Watch this space!   Our Diamond Anniversary show on Sunday […]

OVFM Diamond Anniversary Show

OVFM DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW 2018 marks the 60th anniversary since the formation of OVFM, making us one of the oldest amateur film clubs in the UK. Founded in 1958 by Ian Dunbar, a keen filmmaker who wanted to meet like minded people in the area, the Orpington Cine Society was born, undergoing a couple of […]

2018 Summer Social Report

  Sun Shines on Summer Social   WORDS: Hugh Darrington PICTURES: Hugh Darrington and Jane Oliver (click to enlarge) Well, the OVFM summer social (formerly our barbecue evening), held in Jim Morton-Robertson’s lovely garden on July 24, certainly ticked all the right boxes. Nineteen of us, including wives and partners, got together in a comfortable shaded […]

OVFM at the 2018 BIG O Festival

  OVFM will have an information stand at the festival. The purpose will be to promote the awareness of OVFM within the community. For details see:  http://www.orpington1st.co.uk/events/d/145899/the-big-o-vintage-festival/ On the stand we will have information material, handouts, posters and we will have a ‘large’ camera and a boom mike and will be hopefully conducting interviews with […]

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