For 2019 we have a brilliant new website. Take a look: Barnes Film Festival. That also means a brand new blog. So, this is a fond farewell to our old platform. You can visit our new blog where we’re covering all the latest events in the build-up to our fourth annual festival in September 2019. […]Read More We’ve Moved Blog!
Alongside London’s Olympic Studios, we’re proud to put a spotlight on the 2019 awards season. To mark the occasion, on the 13th February there’s an extra special screening of Paweł Pawlikowski’s Cold War. It’s a masterful love story set in 1950s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia, and Paris, with two people from wildly different backgrounds forming an unlikely […]Read More Paweł Pawlikowski’s Cold War: Special Screening at London’s Olympic Studios
Hello, happy New Year, and welcome to 2019! Thanks once again to all of you for making Barnes Film Festival 2018 such a special occasion. But we’re not ones to rest on our laurels. We have big plans for the year ahead and there are more major changes ahead! Short Film Competition Our 2019 competition […]Read More Barnes Film Festival 2019: Our Plans For The Year Ahead
The third annual Barnes Film Festival, in partnership with the European Nature Trust, closed on Sunday 30th October 2018. This was after a show stopping weekend with a pre-release screening of Toby MacDonald’s Old Boys, where the audience were joined by cast and crew. To catch up on everything that went on over a very […]Read More Wrapping Up BFF 2018 – Our Thanks To Everyone!
The Barnes Film Festival is up and running for 2018! There are plenty of events remaining, include film screenings, workshops, and our film competition. For a full schedule of our remaining events for today and tomorrow (that’s the 29th and 30th), you can visit our the Barnes Film Festival site for our 2018 programme. Barnes […]Read More Barnes Film Festival 2018: We’re Up And Running!
In our series of interviews before the Barnes Film Festival, we’re honoured to have Anna Burnett join us today. She’s a film, television, and theatre actress currently studying English Literature at King’s College London. She began her career as a teenager in two plays at the National Theatre. She was then cast in Carol Morley’s mystery […]Read More Anna Burnett Interview: The Falling & Darkest Hour Actor Talks Film
Ahead of the Barnes Film Festival this weekend, we have some extra special interviews with our film competition panellists. Today we have the highly talented Rob Shearman. His TV work includes Doctor Who, bringing back the Daleks for the BAFTA winning first series! He began his career in theatre. His plays have won the Sunday Times Playwriting […]Read More Rob Shearman Interview: Doctor Who Scriptwriter & Short Story Specialist
There’s one very lively selection of events ahead for the Barnes Film Festival from 28th – 30th September. You can find all of our panels, screenings, and workshops on our Barnes Film Festival Programme. There are a remarkable amount off events on you’ll find suitable for all ages. Some of more kid-friendly (such as our […]Read More Barnes Film Festival: Tickets For Panels, Screenings, & Workshops Available Now
If you’re in London this weekend, the Barnes Film Festival is up and running… from the 28th – 30th September. But you have the chance to win 4 tickets to the occasion – we’re offering them for our Screenings and Workshops. The Competition You can find the instructions above. You have to like our post, […]Read More 4 Free Tickets: Giveaway For Our Film Workshops
In the buildup to the Barnes Film Festival next weekend, we’ve asked our competition judges to provide some details about life in the film industry. First up, we have Lisa Burdge! She’s worked for FilmFour, Empire Design, and also runs an independent cinema in Barnes called the Olympic Cinema. Ever wanted to do that?! Here […]Read More Lisa Burdge Interview: FilmFour Insights & How To Run A Cinema