Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Leeds

The Astronomer's Sun will screen in the World Animation Competition of the 24th Leeds International Film Festival. The film will be screened between 8th to 12th November 2010

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

More screenings





The Astronomer´s Sun has been selected for the official competition in FANCINE, XX Fantastic Film Festival of the University of M├ílaga, section: ANIMATION SHORT FILM. 11-19 November. It is currently in Austin and opens in New York in October.



Friday, September 17, 2010

UK, US, & Russia

Following winning Best Film in Northern Futures Awards, UK

On Saturday 11th September, The Astronomers Sun won the animation award at the 2010 Rome International Film Festival in Georgia, USA.

Then across the pond, on the same day, in St Petersburg, Russia at the VI International Short and Animation Film Festival OPEN CINEMA awarded "THE ASTRONOMER’S SUN" Special Prize from the Organizing Committee «For the mystery of liberation»!

I’m told the film was highly estimated by the members of International Jury, organizing committee and rose an enthusiastic response from the side of public.

Playing in competition

'THE ASTRONOMERS SUN' has been officially selected to screen in competition in the Animated Encounters Best of British programme as part of Encounters International Film Festival 2010. 16-21 November, Bristol, UK

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

More award success

This weeked in Rome, Georgia, USA we won for "THE ASTRONOMER’S SUN" Also, we received a Special Prize from the Organizing Committee «For the mystery of liberation» from the International Short and Animation Film Festival OPEN CINEMA in St.Petersburg, Russia. They say “The film was highly estimated by the members of International Jury, organizing committee and rose an enthusiastic response from the side of public.”

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Recommendations

‘One of our most supportive Guild members and a serious, talented and committed member of our profession.’
Ivor Benjamin
Chair, Directors Guild of Great Britain


‘I have known and worked with Peter in his capacity as a producer and director for more than 15 years. Peter is one of the most creative and professional programme-makers I have ever come across. He produces work of the highest quality – whatever the size of the budget. I have found him to be responsive, reliable and easy to work with. His enthusiasm and commitment is admirable and he attracts the best collaborators and crews.’
Graeme Thompson
Dean
Faculty of Arts, Design and Media
University of Sunderland
(Former Controller of Programmes & Managing Director of ITV Tyne Tees Television)


‘Peter is one of the most creative students I have ever met and his energy seems to have no limits…He is very open to all suggestions but at the same time really decided in the sense that he knows perfectly well what he wants to say and do.’
Hana Cielova
Screenplay Tutor & Filmmaker
Katapult, Hungary


‘I can highly recommend Peter as being a very hard working and efficient assistant. He was pleasant to work with, courteous and patient in dealing with crowd extras and the general public.’
Simon Hinkly
1st Assistant Director
Agatha Christie’s Poirot


‘…it is his very nature that causes me to so highly recommend him to you. No matter how highly pressured a situation he found himself in, he always reacted in a calm, professional manner. I wish that the rest of my staff could be counted on to that degree!’
David A Culver
General Manager
Center City Video
Philadelphia, PA


‘Peter is top notch. Not only is he enthusiastic and willing to pitch in on any project, he is smart and maybe more important, he has a lot of common sense. I know that if I handed Peter a project, that the job would get finished quickly and correctly.’
Laura M Bare
Production Manager
Center City Video
Philadelphia, PA

Thursday, September 2, 2010

BBC News coverage

http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/bradford/hi/tv_and_radio/newsid_8964000/8964186.stm

Click on link to view