Swamp Motel interview with creative director Clem Garritty

Swamp Motel Interview: Immersive Theatre in Lockdown

The Swamp Motel Immersive Experience will take you down the rabbit hole of mysteries and occult With the majority of…

WHO COVID-19 Investigation Is Tainted by Conflict of Interest

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) calls for the team that is currently investigating the origins of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan,…
Lockdown and creativity

Lockdown Inspires Development of Creative Skills in Britain

Over half of people in their 20s and 30s want to turn their creative hobby or passion project into their…

Production Guidelines Updated Amid Covid Surge

The growing rate of infection prompts recommendations to be modified. Trade bodies have begun updating Covid-19 guidelines amid fears over…
COVID-19 support for filmmakers BAFTA

COVID Passports: Our Future?

While Britain is making its baby steps in attempt to develop the controversial Coronavirus Freedom Pass, some countries are well…

The Lockdown to Spell The End of Cinema

Following the release of Cineworld’s interim results update showing it has seen revenue fall from $2.15bn in H1 2019 to…
Red Carpet Palais du Film Stairs Cannes Film Festival 2013 © Joe Alvarez

Should Filmmakers Consider Virtual Festivals and Premieres?

What are the benefits of an online festival premiere? It’s been the question on the lips of filmmakers, sales agents,…
Diana Panton © Brent Perniac for Ikon London Magazine

Juno Award-Winning Singers Diana Panton and Steve Strongman Perform Live in Canada After The Lockdown

Live music returns! JUNO Award-winning performers took on the stage of Westdale Theatre in Hamilton last week to perform for to…
Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson The Meyerowitz Stories fil premiere Cannes Film Festival © Joe Alvarez

Lockdown Theatre: Emilia Clarke & Emma Thompson in Virtual Table Read of Noël Coward’s ‘Private Lives’

Following the sell-out success of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting For Godot in June, Lockdown Theatre, in association with The Royal Theatrical…
Film Director Stelios Daniel Antoniou

Indie Filmmaking during COVID: ‘Ethereal Living’ Director Stelios Daniel Antoniou

Film director and screenwriter Stelios Daniel Antoniou wrapped the principal photography of his short film Ethereal Living, thanks to the…
Tilds Swinton Cinema Seat BFI

SURVEY: UK Indie Cinemas Will Only Survive Three Months With Social Distancing

The majority of UK independent cinemas would only survive three months with social distancing measures, according to a survey by…
Lockdown Hauntings by director Howard J Ford

Lockdown Hauntings: Feature Film Shot During The Lockdown

An Independent Film Director Howard J Ford announced the completion of principal photography on his latest feature film ‘THE LOCKDOWN…
Mickey Rourke © Paramount Pictures

Mickey Rourke’s ‘Take Back’ Wraps Principal Photography During Lockdown

Director Christian Sesma's (PAY DIRT, VIGILANTE DIARIES) latest film 'Take Back' completed the principal photography during COVID-19 pandemic. The film is…
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Photo courtesy of BAFTA

UK £500m Insurance Fund to Jumpstart Film and TV Production

On Tuesday, the culture secretary, Oliver Dowden, announced a scheme in which the government effectively takes on the role of…
DJ Ryan Swain

Performer Ryan Swain: Entertaining Lockdown Journey

As the lockdown finally starts easing, and the government has coughed out some dosh to save the arts and live…
Sam Rockwell at the BAFTAs Winners Room Best Supporting Actor - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri © Joe Alavrez

BAFTA Confirms New Date & Eligibility for 2021

BAFTA announced temporary changes to the Film Awards 2021 eligibility rules Sunday 11 April 2021 confirmed as a new date…

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