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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 […]

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 […]

Kent Film Festival 2018

  The KFF is one of the longest running interclub competitions dating back to 1974 and returns for its 2018 iteration to be held on September 29th. OVFM has been a regular contributor to this event and we hope that members will represent us again this year. To get an entry form, please visit the […]

OVFM Autumn Film Show 2017

OVFM Autumn Film Show 2017 One of the most important dates in the OVFM calendar is our annual Autumn Show where we share the fruits of our labours from a year of busy filmmaking, along with some gems from our archive with the public. As the nights are getting darker and colder you’ll need something to brighten them […]

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 […]

Triangle Competition 2017

  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 films in a three-way contest to be judged by the fourth, with the judging role alternating each year. This year’s event take place on  Friday […]

2016 North vs South – The Results!!

  Despite the weather plunging deeper into the coldness of winter this year;’s North vs South final at Farnborough Village Hall on Sunday December 4th welcomed a very healthy turn out (in fact two extra rows of chairs were needed) to find out which side of the river would prove victorious! An impressive count of […]


  In one of the more egregious cases of “keeping up with the Joneses”, Basil Doody follows in the footsteps of Colin “Colin” Jones by celebrating his 50th Anniversary with OVFM. 1966 was quite the year – Doctor Who fans were stunned when William Hartnell morphed into Patrick Troughton before their eyes; the English football […]

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