Tag Archives: amateur film making

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY AUGUST 21st

    The TOP TEN 2018 competition continues as we head into round two! 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 by their peers. The ten films that have accrued the highest scores

Read More

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY AUGUST 7th

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN For this week’s meeting we delve once more into the extensive OVFM archive to explore some of the fondly remember or long forgotten gems made during the club’s 60 year existence. On this occasion, we have a set criteria for the selection of films that can be requested for viewing during

Read More

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY JULY 10TH 2018

Yes folks the TOP TEN 2018 competition is officially ready to roll! After just one year under the aegis of Hugh Darrington, the running of the competitions has changed hands again, this time to our new Competitions Officer Ian Menage. The Top Ten is open to everyone in OVFM to submit a film, no longer than

Read More

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

Read More

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY JUNE 26TH 2018

  We have another practical evening lined up for you for this meeting but this one is different. Instead of learning about filmmaking we are going to hone a different set of skills – our judgement of films. Opinions are like bottoms – we’ve all got one – but it is how we express them

Read More

FILM TO A THEME – NOTICE

  DIAMOND As you know, 2018 marks OVFM’s 60th anniversary which in the elements celebration list is marked by a diamond. naturally, this lends itself to a subject for a theme which is exactly what this latest project is about. In keeping with the tradition of choosing themes with a nebulous scope, diamond is no

Read More

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY JUNE 12TH 2018

  It’s time for us to put what we’ve learned into action once again for another practical evening at OVFM. The program for this week’s meeting is outdoor filming. Now, I know we can do this just be stepping into our own back gardens or walking down the street but this is about group participation,

Read More

FILMING GUIDELINES

Directing and On Set Instructions Here at OVFM one of our primary aims is to share our knowledge of filmmaking to help everyone improve their skills either in front or behind the camera, pre-or post production. In a recent double practical sessions of making joke films, some club members found themselves stepping into the role

Read More

OVFM CLUB MEETING TUESDAY MAY 29TH 2018

  This week’s meeting sees the screening of the results of your hard work in making a film set to music or a poem, as first announced HERE. Not to be confused with the Vic Treen Trophy, we’ve loosened the rules a little for this project and opened the scope of inspiration to include poems

Read More

TOP TEN COMPETITION 2018

  Yes the annual Top Ten competition is back and for the second year in a row, it is under new management! After just one year in the role of Competitions Officer Hugh Darrington decided to step, passing the mantle to Ian Menage to run this year’s club competitions. Like last year, there will be

Read More