We’ve recently has the pleasure and privilege of producing three short films featuring young opera makers and their mentors as they collaborate to learn, develop and perform at this world class facility on the Suffolk coast.
The Outhouse production “C-shells” was premiered today in Cambridge.
The film tells the story (in their own words) of inseparable childhood friends Els Bottema and Lida Lopes Cardozo Kindersley who grew up in Delft, Holland. Through much of their adult lives they took their own routes into creative careers as ceramic artist and letter-cutter respectively. In their 50s, their friendship was dramatically reignited into mutual support when they each contracted breast cancer within months of each other. Continue reading
Well, that was a long and fascinating day!
We just spent most of it filming in the kitchen at the beautiful Bruisyard Hall, here in Suffolk, where Gill Meller was creating a fabulous demonstration lunch for members of the Guild of Food Writers based on a theme of venison, venison and venison. Yes, three of the four courses featured wonderful wild game from the excellent Wild Meat Company with whom we have worked before. Continue reading
Yes, we were intrigued by the name too!
We were approached through an existing client to make a short film for botanical artist Jess Shepherd who needs to promote her Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign.
The fact that Jess is based just outside Granada in southern Spain is, of course, no problem.
It’s almost time to screen the films we’ve been working on for the winners of our Pitch Us competition.
It’s been a total delight working with each of them. They are, to man and woman, totally dedicated to perfecting their products and to making them available to all.
The filming as been varied with Charlotte’s pop-up cocktail bar on a day filled with thunder to early morning shoots on the marshes for Wild Meat Company, exhaustive tasting session at DJ Wines and flying our aerial camera system around Snape Malting at dawn.