Quirky is possibly the best word to describe Emma Thompson‘s BAFTA Screenwriters’ Lecture, hilariously delivered tonight in London. It included a physical demonstration of her writing process; pearls of wisdom shared with the filmmaker attendees; and an anecdote about how a period sketch she wrote featuring a Victorian-era virgin encountering a penis led to her penning… 1,362 more words
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When James Schamus is on a bill, he can generally be trusted to deliver an intellectual reality check to the motion picture business. That’s just what he did tonight in London as the first guest of BAFTA’s 2014 Screenwriters’ Lectures series. 716 more words
Great news today that Bedlam made the final nominations for the prestigious 2014 Grierson Awards from the shortlist announced in the summer.
Bedlam has been shortlisted for Best Documentary Series, alongside Educating Yorkshire for Channel 4, and BBC3’s Life and Death Row as well as Al Jazeera series Orphans of the Sahara.