One Man And His Shoes hits London Film Festival - Interview

Ahead of their screening at London Film Festival, Greenlit CEO Peter Storey sits down with Yemi Bamiro and Will Thorne, the producer / director team behind this hit documentary exploring the relationship between Michael Jordan and his eponymous sneaker. Seven years in the making, almost derailed by covid and finally launching to acclaim across the world, this is an inspiring story of how perseverance in filmmaking can defeat the odds.

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“We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies.”

A vertically-integrated production and distribution entity f@!*ing up muthaf@!*as

Last week saw the full publication of the Producers’ Roundtable report, a state-of-the-indie-nation survey, conducted and compiled by fellow producers Loran Dunn, Helen Simmonds and Sophie Reynolds. This caused quite the response from film industry participants, and told a pretty bleak tale of undercapitalised companies, a hand-to-mouth existence through production (and particularly in development) and production fees being the first thing to go in any budget squeeze.

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Greenlit on the Exit 6 Film Festival blog

Delighted to be interviewed for the Exit 6 blog by Mark Brennan. For those of you that don't know Mark, he's one of the most tireless supporters of the short film form you could meet. Looking forward to collaborating on some exciting things in the future, so please sign up and follow Exit 6 here and stay tuned for more news of our projects.

Interview here.

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New Film Crowdfunding Masterclass dates

We're running another session of our ever-popular two-part crowdfunding masterclass on the evenings of Wednesday 1st May, and Wednesday 8th May. The masterclass takes place, as usual, at City University, Franklin Building, 124 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7DP. (Map here). This is a date change from the course that was originally supposed to run on 24th April.

The course is facilitated by Greenlit CEO Peter Storey, and is for anyone considering running a crowdfunding campaign, or wants to understand the relationship between crowdfunding,...Read more