Funding Tag Archive

A Decade of Holy Machines – Jossie Malis’ Beloved ‘Bendito Machine’ Series Heads to its Grand Finale

Animation

10th May, 2016

Since 2006 the ‘Bendito Machine’ series has made us consider our relationship to technology and the world around us. As the series approaches its grande

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Director Nick Peterson Offers Backers the Opportunity to Star in his Latest Film

Live Action

29th April, 2016

Looking for help crowdfunding his latest film 'Sticky Fingers', director Nick Peterson joins us to discuss the benefits of rotoscoping and what backers can

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Michelle Heighway Unearths the Life & Times of Britain’s Most Famous Eccentric in ‘Mr. Somebody?’

Documentary

23rd March, 2015

We revist our interview with documentary director Michelle Heighway for her feature debut 'Mr. Somebody?' - a look at the life and times of Britain's most

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Director Alex Barrett on Composing a Modern Day Silent Film Ode to England’s Capital in ‘London Symphony’

Documentary

30th September, 2014

Long time DN writer & filmmaker Alex Barrett joins us to discuss his new feature film project 'London Symphony', a poetic silent film about the culture and

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ROCKBOTTOM: Songs of no Money – A Feature Documentary About Poverty & Rock´n´Roll

Documentary

25th April, 2014

In his documentary 'ROCKBOTTOM – Songs of no Money', director Marc Helfers examines poverty and Rock´n´Roll across the globe through a diverse range of

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ORION Unmasked: Further Adventures in Crowdfunding with Jeanie Finlay

Documentary

16th April, 2014

Jeanie Finlay's latest feature, ORION: The Man Who Would Be King, has been waiting in the wings for several years but is now ready to take centre stage as

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Kire Paputts Challenges Preconceptions About Special Needs Actors in ‘The Rainbow Kid’

Live Action

2nd April, 2014

DN alumni Kire Paputts tell us how his forthcoming feature 'The Rainbow Kid' bucks the norm without succumbing to lazy cinematic conventions, to tell the

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The McKinnon Brothers Talk Mysteries, Multimedia & Crowdfunding for ‘KIN Fables’

Live Action

25th March, 2014

The first instalment of The McKinnon Brothers’ 'KIN Fables' masterfully draws you into a stunning world of mystery. We sat down with the brothers to

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Kickstart Lee Hardcastle’s Feature Length Claysplotation ‘SPOOK TRAIN’

Animation

17th March, 2014

If you happen to take a browse through the DN archives, it quickly becomes apparent that animation is one of our favourite forms of filmmaking, and while

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Kickstart Mark Jenkin’s 16mm Featurette ‘Bronco’s House’

Live Action

4th December, 2013

At the beginning of this year, we checked in with Mark to find out more about his contemplative feature Happy Christmas and the Silent Landscape Dancing

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Kickstart Benjamin Wigley’s Godfather of the Fantasy Coffin Documentary ‘Paa Joe & The Lion’

Documentary

29th October, 2013

Nottingham director Benjamin Wigley is no stranger to the pages of DN, having joined the ranks of our interview alumni back in 2010 with his Paul Smith

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Kickstart Rob Brown’s Debut Feature ‘Sixteen’

Live Action

12th July, 2013

Help talented UK Director Rob Brown take his feature debut Sixteen through post-production and into film festivals.

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