Detainment: A gut wrenching film about the James Bulger case

Detainment is a film that takes you on an emotional roller-coaster. It tells a story which is based on the true story of the James Bulger case, a 2-year-old boy who was brutally murdered by two ten-year-old boys; Jon Venables and Robert Thompson. James was at New Strand Shopping Centre with his mother when he was led away by the boys who abducted, tortured him … Continue reading Detainment: A gut wrenching film about the James Bulger case

Interview With Director Marianne Farley: Marguerite is tragic and beautiful but so human

Marguerite is an important film that we ALL need to see, especially in today’s society.  We had the opportunity to talk to the highly skilled director Marianne Farley whose film is eligible to be considered for an Oscar about what inspired her to become a director, the challenges she faced whilst filming Marguerite and why it is important for society to watch Marguerite. Hello, I … Continue reading Interview With Director Marianne Farley: Marguerite is tragic and beautiful but so human

Interview With Lorenz Wunderle: “I wanted to show the difference between animal and human abilities”

We had the opportunity to talk to Lorenz Wunderle, the director of Coyote, whose film is eligible to be considered for a 2019 Oscar. Where did this idea come from? So my interest was to create a character that was getting pushed aggressively into a corner, that he only could break out with violence. So his violent action in the story would be a cathartic … Continue reading Interview With Lorenz Wunderle: “I wanted to show the difference between animal and human abilities”

Interview With Director Marcus Markou: Racism creates a judgment on someone’s entire life based on their skin tone, it is ludicrous!

Two Strangers Who Meet Five Times is an eye-opening film that addresses racism and homelessness in London in 2018. Not only is this an award-winning film but also this film is eligible to be considered for a 2019 Academy Award. Film and Television Business had the pleasure of interviewing director Marcus Markou. Our interview consisted of a variety of questions such as what inspired him … Continue reading Interview With Director Marcus Markou: Racism creates a judgment on someone’s entire life based on their skin tone, it is ludicrous!

Sacred Hair: An Important Topical Story

Growing up, we are taught that you shouldn’t judge someone or have a certain perception of someone even before you have had the chance to meet and communicate with them. This beautiful award-winning film by the talented director Mario Morin shows light of that and shows that in fact, sometimes we have more in common with people that we don’t know. You are introduced to … Continue reading Sacred Hair: An Important Topical Story

Two Balloons: The Ultimate Love Story

When was the last time you watched a film that made you feel at peace? Had you smiling from ear-to-ear HOURS after the film has finished? Film and Television Business has two words for you: Two Balloons! Two Balloons which was directed by the incredibly talented Mark Smith tells the most beautiful love story between two lemurs who will stop at nothing to be together, … Continue reading Two Balloons: The Ultimate Love Story

The Overcoat: Perfect Adapation of Nikolai Gogol’s short story

The award-winning film The Overcoat which was directed by Patrick Myles and produced by Kate Turner is based on the adaption of the short story written by the well-known Ukraine-born Russian writer Nikolai Gogol. The Overcoat tells a story about a man called Christopher Clobber who is a proofreader in a certain government department where he is hardly noticed by anyone. He is a man who … Continue reading The Overcoat: Perfect Adapation of Nikolai Gogol’s short story