Tag Archives: films

iPhone kiosk mode made easy

In Sanctum, our reflective space for schools, we sometimes create activities which use a short video as a starting point for reflection. So far we’ve done this either by putting the video into a Keynote presentation and running it in self playing … Continue reading

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Big Picture Charity Films launch night

Big Picture Charity Films is a new charity that has been set up to produce short promotional films for small charities. I blogged about them here a few months ago. Now that all the legal set up stuff is done … Continue reading

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Big Picture Charity Films

Almost everyone has a story to tell, but not everyone has a voice… Big Picture Charity Films is a new Christian organisation working with the voluntary sector to produce short promotional films that will help to give amazing projects a … Continue reading

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What if Disney had made “Jaws”

Here’s a great, and hilarious, example of how the same footage can be edited to create an entirely different message. What if Jaws had been made by Disney? The trailer might have looked like this: If you can’t see this … Continue reading

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The Kings Speech

Brilliant, charming, moving, in places very funny and deserving of the Oscar nominations that it has attracted. A royal heir overcoming a stammer sounds initially like a rather thin premise for a 2 hour film. But David Seidler’s sensitive story … Continue reading

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The Road – the film

A fantastic screen adaptation of an amazing story. Viggo Mortensen as The Man and Kodi Smit-McPhee as The Boy are excellent, not only in their own right but also in the powerful and believeable chemistry they share on screen. If … Continue reading

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