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Manchester Velodrome Screening

Friday 1st October marked the return of Cote D’Azur to the velodrome in Manchester for a private screening to those who contributed. The film was fantastically received and we witnessed the same moment through out the screening as at the … Continue reading

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I had my first meeting with the editor last week. He had a question as to whose story it was. I couldn’t completely answer him at the time, not because I have not thought about it but because I couldn’t … Continue reading

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A Letter In Post

Today I sat down with the editor to get a full working sequence for the film. We managed it in 5 quickly paced hours (2 coffees helped me). Thankfully I could walk into the edit suite this morning with the … Continue reading

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The outline

Hurrah – the scene by scene is now coming together for me  as i read and re-read these blog posts. Of course the narrative can be broken up at some point so the audience pulls the story together. 1. Shots … Continue reading

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Day 1 of the Shoot

After lots of rush around and hurly-burly getting the paperwork done (with much appreciated assistance!), ordering kit, taxis and briefing 3 woman crew (Me, Writer and Camera person), I woke up this morning with the one aim all this has been in … Continue reading

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Getting Started

I’m a keen cyclist, when I came to live and work in Manchester I visited the Velodrome track and enjoyed the unique challenge of going against the usual cycling instincts. I really wanted to capture the experience somehow in a … Continue reading

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