Transformation of the Knoll in Orpington

  As part of OVFM’s History of Orpington project, club treasurer David Laker has once again taken a trip back in time to explore the Knoll in Orpington, revealing its fascinating beginnings in the mid 19th century to the area we now know today. We have an extract of David’s film Transformation of the Knoll …

OVFM HISTORY OF ORPINGTON PROJECT

  The History of Orpington and the Surrounding Area About three years ago OVFM put on a show entitled ‘Old Orpington on Film’ where we showed old films of Orpington and the surrounding area. It was such a well received show, we held a further successful repeat screening which made us realise that we ought …

VE Day Celebrations – Looking Back With OVFM

  Friday 8th May 2020 marks the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. Every year this day is commemorated by the British public as we look back at the day World War II ended, but like any anniversary the special ones  are a chance to celebrate in grand fashion. Unfortunately, the current lockdown situation means a …

OVFM – CLASSIC NEWSREELS – Second Lockdown Edition!

Second Lockdown Edition! Classic Newsreels about Orpington and the Surrounding Area As well as making a wide variety of films including dramas, documentaries, and comedies, for over 30 years Orpington Video & Film Makers (OVFM) has been filming in and around Orpington to produce a newsreel of the previous year’s events to include in our …