Chelmsford Film Festival is a new festival for Chelmsford with 4 events spanning over 4 days at various locations around the city.
7th June - Opening Night at Everyman Cinema
8th June - Networking Night at Grand Central
9th June - Screening Night at Everyman Cinema and The Cramphorn Theatre
10th June - Awards Ceremony at Transition
The opening night was held at Everyman cinema, Andy Poole interviewed Chris Cook one of the festival organisers and a VFX artist at Framestore, Chris has personally worked on Gravity, Guardians Of The Galaxy and Beauty And The Beast.
Left To Right Alice Lowe, Chris Cook, Carl Strathie and Charlette Kilby
Next up was an interview with Solis director Carl Strathie and producer Charlette Kilby. The final interview of the night was with comedy actress and writer Alice Lowe. Alice wrote and appeared in the films Sightseers and Prevenge. Alice has also starred in 8 other films and 24 TV shows (mainly comedy)
Andy Poole interviews Alice Lowe
A variety of short films, documentaries and music videos were screened at Everyman Cinema and The Cramphorn Theatre.
Gone, Impact, The Lock-In, Homer, Balcony, Plane, Dog Days, Whoever Was Using This Bed, In Retrospect, Padlock, Felix, Breathe.
Gift Of Life, A Game Of Chess.
Weather The Storm, Cure, Hollow - Desperate Journalist, The Birth Place Of Radio, A Hidden Stone.
Under 5 Minutes
Save, Late Request, School Of Shock.
Jonas Dinal interviewed by Peter Johnson
Phillip Peel & Melissa De Mol
The awards night was held at Transition and presented by Actress and TV Presenter Michelle Orpe.
Chelmsford Film Festival Award Winners
Best Short Film
Sweet Maddie Stone
Audience Choice Award
Best Mini Short
School of Shock
Mollie Sumner And Tippy Elgar
Best Music Video
Weather the Storm
A Game of Chess
Andy Pinkney and Alistair Gillan
Brady Hood – Sweet Maddie Stone
Jonas Dinal – Plane
Jonas Dinal and Carl Mackenzie
John Connors – Breathe
Jessica Barden – Sweet Maddie Stone
Kate Reid – Trial
Fabien Adamini - Plane
Gareth Scales - Trial
Marc Miller and Shahbaz Sheikh
The Festival Organisers and Award Winners
The Chelmsford Film Festival Organisers
Left to right Marc Miller, Carl Mackenzie, Andy Pinkney and Chris Cook
More Chelmsford Film Festival Photos
For more information on The Chelmsford Film Festival please visit chelmsfordfilmfestival.com