15th September, 2020
Lewis Arnold shares the impetus behind the Directors Now initiative, a 105-strong collection of filmmaker testimonies about breaking into the industry.
14th January, 2020
Jane Saunders discusses ScreenSkills' screen-based creative industries mentoring programme and the need for a diverse workforce in the UK film industry.
Animation, Art & Fashion, Article, Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, Music
3rd January, 2020
Team DN put our curating skills to good use to picked out our favourite 20 Directors Notes filmmaker conversations from the past 12 months.
2nd January, 2020
"These are the films which most quickly jumped to my lips when asked the question what have you been watching?" MarBelle shares his top ten films of 2019.
1st January, 2020
"My top ten includes films that have lingered and stayed with me." Jeanie Finlay reflects on her year of cinema as a director and audience member.
28th December, 2019
"I’ve decided that ranking art in any kind of order is futile." Neil Fox shares not a top ten list but rather a choice collection of 2019 cinema.
26th December, 2019
"My favourite filmmakers of all-time continue to churn out extraordinary cinema with ease" James rounds up his favourite ten feature films of 2019.
Article, Film Festival
14th October, 2019
DN gives the scoop on the BFI London Film Festival 2019, offering our highlights of features and shorts from the programme's broad selection.
6th September, 2019
Roy Samuelson tells DN how he's using his talents as a Voice-Over artist to aid the movie-going experience for blind and visually impaired audiences.
31st December, 2018
The votes are in and Team DN agrees that these are the definitive 10 feature films of 2018 you should definitely make it a priority to catch up on.
30th December, 2018
"2018 was able to add several films to my vault of all time cinematic favourites." MarBelle shares the ten features at the top of his 'must rewatch' list.
29th December, 2018
"These are the films I can’t stop thinking about." Rob takes a timeout from his short film addiction to run through his top ten features of 2018.
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