The vibrancy of the film going community was a welcomed addition to the City of York this past week as Aesthetica Magazine's prestigious Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF) returned to the ancient city for 5 days of short films from across the globe, presenting a total of 300 films in 18 venues as well as a series of masterclasses, showcases and community events. The festival concluded this past Sunday 12th November 2017 with the official awards ceremony, where a panel of 12 established film scholars and professionals presented filmmakers with the Best of Festival award, Northern Film...
Mini Productions’ April Kelley and Sara Huxley Discuss Industry Sexism, Getting an Indie Made and Acting On A Dream – Interview
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Greta Gerwig: The Essential Collection presents independent movie star Greta Gerwig’s most recognisable and notable career entries from ‘Frances Ha’ to ‘Nights and Weekends’.