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Film Focus with: Script Supervisor Ben Desmond speaks to Emily Cook

Film Focus’ Emily Cook catches up with Manx born Script Supervisor Ben Desmond at the BFI on South Bank in London. They speak about a Script Supervisor does on a film set, Ben’s recent place on the prestigious BAFTA crew scheme and he reveals his top tips for anyone wanting to break into the industry.

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Emily and Ben at the BFI after recording the interview

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Film Focus on: Alice Through the Looking Glass

Emily and Sarah review the eagerly anticipated family, fantasy adventure film, Alice Through the Looking Glass, adapted from Lewis Carroll’s classic 1871 story by the same name. The Film Stars Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen to name but a few. The Film also rather magically features the voice of the late Alan Rickman.
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Synopsis: Alice Through the Looking Glass sees Alice return to the magical world of Underland, only to find the Hatter in a horrible state. With the help of her friends, Alice must travel through time to save the Mad Hatter and Underland’s fate from the evil clutches of the Red Queen and a clock like creature, known as Time.

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Film Focus Episode 7: Iconic Breakthrough Films & Getting Into the Industry

In this episode Emily and Sarah review new releases, ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ and ‘Me Before You’, the latest from Hollow Crown director Thea Sharrock. Emily catches up with special guest Script Supervisor Ben Desmond and they speak about a script supervisor does, Ben’s recent place on the prestigious BAFTA crew scheme and he reveals his top tips for anyone wanting to break into the industry.

We also let you know of any film-making opportunities and events on the horizon, the latest from the IOMFF and, as if that wasn’t enough, we’ll be discussing the iconic films that put of some of our favourite directors on the map and Emily and Sarah will reveal their Top 5 Iconic Breakthrough Films.

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Tarentino’s Reservoir Dogs is featured in our Iconic Breakthough Film Segment of this show

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Film Focus on: Florence Foster Jenkins

Immediately after a preview of the film, Emily and Sarah review Florence Foster Jenkins from the members bar at the Picture House Central. The film is a British-French biographical comedy-drama and the latest film from director Stephen Frears, written by Nicholas Martin. The film stars Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who became an opera singer notorious for her lack of singing skills, Hugh Grant plays her craftier husband and manager.

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Emily and Sarah checking out Meryl Streep’s fabulous costumes from the film first hand

 

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The Film’s Trailer

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