Alan Cross on story, script and screenplay writing

On Wednesday 2nd October Alan Cross gave us a fascinating presentation on all things writing for films.  His presentation included slides and film clips and covered the construction of a story, Log Lines (their construction and use) and screenplay writing. Alan broke down a screenplay and  illustrated it with clips from the film ‘Gladiator’ featuring […]

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Andy Robertshall and the Battle of the Somme

Andy, Historian, Author and Broadcaster gave us a interesting insight into the filming of the Battle of the Somme in 1916. He analysed a number of the scenes and looked at which were possibly ‘staged’ for the film, and which were actual live battle footage. He was actively involved in the making of the Steven […]

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