Welcome To OVFM!

Welcome to the website of the oldest amateur filmmaking club located in the Orpington area!

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Join OVFM!

Whether you are an experienced filmmaker or a newcomer we invite you to join our club.

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Book OVFM!

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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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 TOP TEN COMPETITION 2017

  Yes the annual Top Ten competition is back and under new management! After Brenda Wheatley stepped down from the role of Competitions Officer after 12 years, Hugh Darrington picked up the mantle to take over the running of the club’s competitions, for the next year at least. His first duty was to arrange the

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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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2017 OVFM OSCARS – THE RESULTS

THE RESULTS The annual OVFM Oscars were held on Tuesday March 21st 2017, honouring and recognising the hard work and output of  club members over the past 12 months. In case you  missed it or need a reminder here is the list of winners:   ANNUAL COMPETITION Ian Dunbar Cup (Best film) – Reaching For

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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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