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Pharaohs Unveiled

Pharaohs Unveiled

Imagine if we could speak directly to the ancient Pharaohs and Queens? What would they sound like? What would they tell us? Well it's more than possible and it's the subject of the film. Using the work of psychic channeller Neferatiti Ife who has been communicating...

The Third Dimension – Black Lives Matter

The Third Dimension – Black Lives Matter

I have launched a crowdfunding campaign and started pre-production for my next project The Third Dimension – Black Lives Matter. I have decided to throw my hat in the ring on the back of the BLM movement. My project asks the question ‘Where to now?’. I am coming with...

Join me for a screening of Burning An Illusion @BFI

Join me for a screening of Burning An Illusion @BFI

On Thursday, December 10th at 6pm, I'll be introducing my pioneering debut feature film Burning An Illusion. BFI at Southbank in London has included the film in it's Love series. You can get tickets from their website, book now to make sure you get a...

LOOKING FOR LOVE DVD RELEASE 7TH DEC

LOOKING FOR LOVE DVD RELEASE 7TH DEC

I'm happy to announce that the DVD is now available for pre-order from Verve Pictures! It has been a roller coaster ride on board the LOOKING FOR LOVE film train. The momentum continues to build after a fairly slow start. We opened the film 21st August this year and...

Looking for Love Cinema Release

Looking for Love Cinema Release

It's been a whirlwind time since my new film Looking for Love opened the bfm International Film Festival last month, July. Straight after the festival comes the release of Looking for Love set for 21st August. I was dealing with yet another financial challenge to...

The Grierson Trust launches DocLab 2015

The Grierson Trust launches DocLab 2015

The Grierson Trust launches DocLab 2015 Training and Mentoring Scheme The Grierson Trust is on the hunt for the next generation of documentary filmmakers. The 2015 Grierson Trust DocLab is an opportunity for 18 – 25 year olds to turn their passion for television and...