Ben’s Blog: Lies.

Posted Saturday, November 5th, 2016

How things get complicated when you confuse art for politics.

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Guest Blog: Promises Promises…

Posted Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

A guest blog in which another member of the BIFA Most Promising Newcomer brains trust, the brilliant Myanna Buring shares her favourites from the long list…

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Ben’s Blog: Promises

Posted Monday, October 17th, 2016

My personal favourite performers from this year’s BIFA Best Newcomer Long List…

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Ben’s Blog: How The West Was Lost

Posted Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

When a remake is remade who is appropriating what?

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Guest Blog: Spoilers Are Real.

Posted Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

“Cinema has become an interactive treasure hunt. A game of online, precognitive Minority Report-themed Cluedo” a guest blog against spoilers…

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Ben’s Blog: Spoiler Alert!

Posted Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

If the only reason to watch a film is to find out what’s happened, then it’s the filmmakers who have already spoilt it.

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Ben’s Blog: Being An Imperfectionist.

Posted Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

What’s harder than being perfect? Being just wrong enough to be brilliant…

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Ben’s Blog: Nothing Short Of Failure.

Posted Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

There’s no reason to make a short film. Except the reason you don’t want.

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Ben’s Blog: One Act Structure

Posted Monday, September 5th, 2016

Or why a short film isn’t built like a feature…

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Ben’s Blog: Hedgehog Vs Fox

Posted Monday, August 29th, 2016

Why screenwriting is an oxymoron and how you can save yourself wasting years pouring great writing into your film scripts.

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