Screenplay writer from Bradford creates sci-fi short film ‘Abduction’

EXCLUSIVE: A Bradford screenplay writer has created his own sci-fi short film, complete with special effects, with zero budget. Adam James Mawson is the man behind ‘Abduction’, a sci-fi thriller which tells the story of 10-year-old Johnathan Harrison, who along with five other children, go missing in 1985. After the disappearances, the community More...

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By Hasan Faridi On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Horrors of homelessness captured in upcoming film ‘Tears in the Dust’

Dean Sills plays the lead role. Image: Tears in the Dust. An upcoming film primarily shot in West Yorkshire is attempting to capture the struggles of homelessness. Tears in the Dust, currently in the process of More...

By Hasan Faridi On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Avatar star Sam Worthington visits Bradford for ‘The Hunter’s Prayer’

EXCLUSIVE: Sam Worthington visited the city of Bradford yesterday to film scenes for an upcoming thriller. Vans were parked outside the Salts Mills in Saltaire where scenes were filmed for ‘The Hunter’s Prayer’, More...

By Guest Editorial On Monday, November 10th, 2014

Film documenting 2003 Iraq war march to pre-screen in Wakefield

We Are Many, a film documenting the 2003 protest against the Iraq War, will be screened ahead of its release in Wakefield. Wakefield Cineworld, in association with Sheffield Doc/Fest and Film Hub North, will present More...

By Kamal Mansha On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Film review: X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) with spoilers

X-Men: Days of Future Past, directed by Bryan Singer, acts as a sequel to both X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men: First Class. The story begins in an apocalyptic future where robots named the Sentinels are exterminating More...

By Kamal Mansha On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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Film review: Godzilla (2014) with spoilers

At the height of 355 feet tall, Godzilla has made quite the effort to make its way into cinemas across the UK. There was a huge build-up prior to the film, with posters leaving room for our imagination to think More...

By Kamal Mansha On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Film review: Terminator Salvation (2009)

The last surviving humans of earth are in a doomed future ruled by robotic abominations, making it a fight to the death. Literally. Set in the doomed yet prophesied future (no hope there), Termination Salvation More...

By Hasan Faridi On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

5th Holmfirth Film Festival promises to be the best one yet

(l-r) Ken Boulton, Stephen Dorril, and Sarah Whitelaw outside the Picturedrome This year’s Holmfirth Film Festival is set to be the best one yet with over 60 screenings of films and documentaries, and even a mobile More...