October 6th (Sunday)
Sussex Film Festival - 50th Anniversary
Wivelsfield Village Hall, Wivelsfield Green, RH17 7QH. Please also see the SERIAC website.
We'll be running the Fiction, Novice, Alan Early and 60 Second Competitions tonight. Please aim to enter at least one of them if you can. The Alan Early (maximum 5 mins) is to the theme, "Film to Music".
A programme to celebrate 70 years of award winning film making 1949 - 2019. The show will be staged in the Wesley Hall, Haywards Heath Methodist Church.
Members Film Night
Bring along any film that you think other members would be interested in viewing. Not a competition, just a friendly evening.
A chance to view some of this year's entries to the prestigious SERIAC Film Festival.
Subject still to be determined - watch this space!
Pre Christmas Get-Together
Presentation of awards for the winning films of 2019, plus a few Christmas nibbles.
Your chance to have a say in the running of your club for the next year. Your input needed and welcomed.
Please bring yourself and your partner to our post-Christmas lunch. Venue and details to be confirmed.
We watch some of the winning entries from last year's BIAFF competition.
You never know what to expect from Merv, but always entertaining, and always a delight.
Get ready for our annual, armchair trip to some lovely holiday destinations as well as participating in this friendly competition.
Australian Widescreen Association Showreel
Something a little different. We view some of the films made by our fellow enthusiats from 'down under'.
Guest Speaker - Andy Robertshaw
Military historian, Andy Robertshaw will explain his role as historical advisor on Steven Spielberg's blockbuster, Warhorse.
April 14th (Sunday, 2.00pm for 2.30pm)
Please come and support our entry, "11 am", at the 53rd Albany, which will be hosted by Chichester Film and Video Makers. Competition to be held at The Newell Centre, Tozer Way, St Pancras, Chichester, PO19 7LG.
Let's Look at Titles
We take a look at the art of film titling, and learn how to improve our own.
Showreel from another Club
Founded in 1949, the same year as our own club, Southport MovieMakers have provided us with a showreel of recent productions.
May 11th (Saturday, 1.30pm for 2.00pm)
SERIAC Film Festival
Come and enjoy some of the best films produced in the South East for a bargain price of £5.00, which will include an excellent buffet meal. Venue is the Oast Theatre, London Road, Tonbridge, TN10 3AN.
Edit Your Way
Tonight we view the results from our green screen evening last year as we travel through time by courtesy of Merv's marvellous machine.
Non Fiction Competition
Our annual competition for the documentary filmmakers amongst us.
Our annual BBQ at the home of David and Susie. Light till late at this lovely venue.
Our outing this year will be to Bewl Water where we will have lunch followed by a boat trip.
Guest Speaker - Dr. Frank Gray
Most of you will know our friend, Frank, who is the Director of Screen Archive South East. This time he will be talking about Kinemacolor, a process invented in 1906 by George Albert Smith of Brighton.
Ken Wilson Film Night
Ken is well known in the non-commercial filmmaking world, and has been making films both on Super 8 and video for over 30 years. He's also a regular contributor to the IAC Film and Video Maker magazine. Ken is very kindly sending us a programme of his films together with filmed introductions.
We look at ways to improve the soundtracks on our movies.