AFRONAUTS: international premiere at Berlinale 2014

Afronauts, a short film by Frances Bodomo, produced  by Isabella Wing-Davey at Powder Room FIlms, will have its international premiere at Berlinale 2014, following a few weeks on from its world premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2014, where it was well received.

 

The director, Frances Bodomo, as well as Producer, Isabella Wing-Davey, will attend the festival, where Frances Bodomo will also be taking part in the Berlinale Talent Campus.

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AFRONAUTS to premiere at SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2014

AFRONAUTS by Frances Bodomo, Produced by Isabella Wing-Davey will have it’s world premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2014 in Park City Utah.

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Selected from over 8,000 submissions, Afronauts will screen as one of 66 short films at the festival, which runs Jan 16-26th in Park City, Utah.

 

“37″ at VisionFest 2013

at VisionFest 2013

at VisionFest 2013

“37″ played tonight as part of a sold out screening at VisionFest 2013.

Both the director, Puk Grasten, and Producer, Isabella Wing-Davey, attending the screening along with the lead actress, Lynn Cohen.

Award for Producing for Isabella Wing-Davey @ First Run Film Festival 2013

Isabella Wing-Davey received a commendation for producing from First Run Film Festival 2013 for her body of work at the festival:

37 by Puk Grasten

Flood by Katy Scoggin

Beds Made and Sweaters On by Lee Manansala

Autumn Whispers by Charles Rogers

 

http://www.firstrunfestival.com/news/

AFRONAUTS director Frances Bodomo festival run with Boneshaker

“Boneshaker”, the previous short film from “Afronauts” director Frances Bodomo continues festival run at SXSW next week (after premiering at Sundance 2013 and playing at Pan African film festival).

PEN PAL at Glasgow Film Festival (Feb 2013)

Happy to announce that Pen Pal (directed by Brooke Goldfinch) is continuing its festival run at Glasgow Film Festival, having premiered last year at Edinburgh International Film Festival, and Cucalorus Film Festival.

http://www.glasgowfilm.org/festival/information/festivals_within_the_festivals

Powder Room Films in Park City, with Seed & Spark

Jan 21st, 2013: At the Film Independent Party in Park City

Had fun chatting with fellow NYU Grad Film buddy Liam Brady (Chief Operating Officer for Seed & Spark) and CEO/Founder Seed & Spark Emily Best, who ambushed me for a quick 15 seconds on ‘what is independent film?’ for their twitter followers, so here it is.. a bit silly, but enjoy..

Seed & SparkSeed and Spark is an one-stop shop where filmmakers can crowdfund, distribute, and interact with their audience and the broader independent film community.

“37″ Q&A at Slamdance: Sunday 10.15am screening, Park City, Utah

Shorts 4 of Slamdance Film Festival

“37″ screened and was followed by Q&A with Writer/Director Puk Grasten and Producer Isabella Wing-Davey.

Puk Grasten (Writer/Director), Isabella Wing-Davey (Producer)

“37″ Director (Puk Grasten) and Producer (Isabella Wing-Davey) head to Slamdance

37 is playing in Shorts 4 at Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Jan 2013.

Mugshots were immediately taken of all the filmmakers as they arrived..

Puk Grasten (writer/director)

Isabella Wing-Davey (Producer)

37 is Official Selection at Slamdance Film Festival, Park City, Utah

We’re thrilled to announce that “37″, Written and Directed by Puk Grasten, Produced by Isabella Wing-Davey, will play as part of the LIVE ACTION SHORTS competition at Slamdance Film Festival in Park City in January 2013.

Last week, Grasten and Wing-Davey attended a reception for filmmakers at the Directors Guild of America, met some great filmmakers and festival programmers and DGA people which was a great way to get into the spirit of the festival.

 

See you in Park City in Jan 2013!

“Candlesticks” and “Oysters Rockefeller” at Illumination 2013 (Finland)

Isabella Wing-Davey and Charles Rogers were 2 of 3 filmmakers from NYU Tisch School of the Arts Graduate Film Program sent to Helsinki to represent the program, screen their films and take part in The Helsinki Educational Film Festival 2013 (Illumination 2013).

 

The festival included film screenings and workshops with the three other film schools present: ELO (Helsinki Film School), RITS (Brussels film school) and The Norweigan Film School.

Part of the festival involved a workshop based on Dogville, creating scenes in black box environment, these were devised by students from all the film schools, working together. Wing-Davey and Rogers co-directed for their group, working with Finnish Actors.

“Oysters Rockefeller” screens at Bahamas International Film Festival and Illumination 2013 (Helsinki, Finland)

Proud to have Oysters screen somewhere hot and sunny at Bahamas International Film Festival…right on the heels of it’s screening at Illumination 2013 in Helsinki, Finland (not so sunny or so warm).

PRF films Q&A in Finland

Isabella Wing-Davey, Charles Rogers doing Q&A at ILLUMINATION 2013 screening of their pre-thesis films in Helsinki Finland.

From left: Lia Johnson, Isabella Wing-Davey, Charles Rogers, Shiva Bajpai, Gerald Crump

PEN PAL to screen at Cucalorus Film Festival, Nov 2012

Very excited that Pen Pal will be screening at Cucalorus Film Festival this year, and both the Director (Brooke Goldfinch) and Producer (Isabella Wing-Davey) will be there to attend some of the screenings.

Pen Pal is screening as part of Bodak Shorts- dramatic

Thursday November 8th: 10.15pm @Jengo’s playhouse

Saturday November 10th: 10.30am @Jengo’s playhouse

ALSO SCREENING WITH THE FEATURE, See Girl Run by Nate Meyer

Friday Nov 9th, 7pm @ City Stage

Saturday Nov 10th, 1.15pm @ Thalian Black

 

CANDLESTICKS: Official Selection: Citizen Jane Film Festival 2012

Thrilled to be heading to Colombia, Missouri for the 5th Annual Citizen Jane Film Festival, where CANDLESTICKS will be playing as part of the “Love” shorts section: new and independent takes on the Hollywood portrayal of love.

Screening Saturday 8pm @ The Warehouse and Sunday 12 noon @ The Warehouse.

 

OYSTERS ROCKEFELLER in NYCIFF

Oysters Rockefeller (2012) A short film by Charles Rogers, Produced by PRF Producer Isabella Wing-Davey and Ryan Heller, had it’s world premier at New York City International Film Festival.

Here is some of the team at the Opening Night Gala in August 2012.

Isabella Wing-Davey (Producer), Charles Rogers (Writer/Director), Ryan Heller (Producer)

Pen Pal screening at Edinburgh International Film Festival

Pen Pal Screens as part of YOUTH SHORTS programPen Pal screens fifth in Youth Shorts Program

“Pen Pal” short film heads to Scotland

Pen Pal (2011) to screen at Edinburgh International Film Festival as part of the YOUTH SHORTSProgram on July 1st, 2012.

From Left: Brooke Goldfinch (Writer/ Director) and Isabella Wing-Davey (Producer)

Powder Room Films Producer, Isabella Wing-Davey, heads to Edinburgh International Film Festival

Isabella Wing-Davey delegate pass

 

 

Very proud to be heading to Edinburgh International Film Festival with the wonderful short film, Pen Pal, with writer/director Brooke Goldfinch.

PEN PAL selected for Edinburgh International Film Festival 2012

“Not Hotel Art” to screen at London International Documentary Festival (May 30th 2012)

Not Hotel Art (5 min documentary by Isabella Wing-Davey) will be screening as part of the International Shorts Program of the London International Documentary Festival.

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@HMS President (Victoria Embankment)

Wednesday May 30th 2012

http://www.lidf.co.uk/film/not-hotel-art/