Category: Club Matters

Committee related articles


The annual OVFM Top 10 Competition  is now under way with the eventual winner to be announced at the Oscars ceremony in 2012! To learn more about the Top 10 click HERE. Meanwhile here are the results of the individual rounds. Be sure to check back as the competition progresses.   ROUND ONE RESULTS (held […]

OVFM Club Meeting Tuesday July 5th 2011

For the next club meeting on Tuesday July 5th we shall be showing films from other film making clubs. The clubs who have bravely submitted their work for our delectation are Newcastle ACA Film & Video. This club is celebrating it’s 80th anniversary this year and is apparently the longest running amateur film making club […]


The OVFM’s main annual competition has been running since 1985 under its original moniker “The Knockout” until 2003 when it became the Top 10. The concept is fairly straightforward – club members submit their films for scrutiny and critique by their peers (well, the other club members) then points are awarded for the various technical […]

OVFM Club Meeting May 24th 2011

Just a reminder that tonight’s meeting will feature guest speaker, radio & TV comedy scriptwriter Nick Thomas, who should provide us with an insight into the dos and don’ts of scriptwriting for us budding scribes! More info on Nick can be found on his website here: Usual time and place! See you then!! 😛

Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to all our new visitors and club members! Please take a moment to have a look around the new website, which now features articles and news items written by members of OVFM concerning the latest club happenings or handy tips and advice to help improve your film making as well as a selection of […]

Welcome to OVFM

  Our Club started in the days of cine-film, 1958, but we have progressed a long way since then with members keeping up to date with the latest filming, editing and projection technologies. Now we have over 70 members, aged 16 to 86, and all are welcome either to learn or to pass on their […]

How to post an article

Click Edit Posts at the top of the right sidebar (assuming you”re already logged in) enter your username and password. that will take you to the dashboard. look down the left side and click Posts. then click add new. Now you can add a title, and type away. have a play with BOLD, and ITALIC […]

Pinnacle Studio User Group

The possibility of members working together to share experience and issues with specific cameras or editing software has been mooted for some time. In the discussion after the AGM I offered to set up a group for users of Pinnacle Studio editing software. The idea is that this would be a forum to raise queries, […]

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