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The force is strong for Star Wars: Made GREAT in Britain

The force is strong for Star Wars: Made GREAT in Britain

Category: ALEXA/AMIRA

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was 2016’s top-grossing film at the UK box office, more than £1m ahead of its nearest competitor, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Both, though, are testament to this island’s world class...

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Eliana’s Wish To Run: When giving time really means money

Eliana’s Wish To Run: When giving time really means money

Category: ALEXA/AMIRA

Generously giving their time and expertise, independent production company Pretzel Films alongside the staff and pupils of Saint Ronan’s School, filmed a promo to help give a young girl a life-changing operation.   Two year old Eliana...

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Filming Lucid is a dream come true

Filming Lucid is a dream come true

Category: ALEXA/AMIRA

Cinematographers often eulogise about the alchemy of vintage optics combined with a high-end digital cine camera  but for most low budget features their use remains a distant dream. For Lucid, the directorial feature debut of writer/director...

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Midsomer Murders now shooting with Cooke Mini S4i lenses

Midsomer Murders now shooting with Cooke Mini S4i lenses

Category: ALEXA/AMIRA

The current long-running Drama, Midsomer Murders has a new look as a consequence of replacing the old faithful ARRI UltraPrimes for Cooke Uncoated Mini S4i supplied by VMI. Now in its 19th season, Midsomer Murders, produced by Bentley Productions...

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Nocturnal activity caught on camera for the first time

Nocturnal activity caught on camera for the first time

Category: Other

The biggest prize in natural history filmmaking is to capture animal behaviour in a way that's never been done before. Offspring Films achieved this in its eye-opening document of Tarsiers in their natural habitat. The sequence is part of...

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