Friday, 30 December 2011

Dark Crystal 30th Anniversary Event

February the 12th will see a special event to mark the thirtieth anniversary of The Dark Crystal, held at Brighton’s Duke of York’s cinema.

Duke of York’s Picturehouse, Brighton, 5pm

Released in 1982, The Dark Crystal is a much-loved fantasy film from the legendary Jim Henson, best known as the creator of the Muppets. Marking thirty years since its release, The Space presents a special event with guests who will be interviewed, providing an exclusive insight into the making of the film, following a screening. We are pleased to welcome Producer Gary Kurtz and Art Director Terry Ackland-Snow.

As well as producing The Dark Crystal, Gary Kurtz’s other credits include producing Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back. Terry Ackland-Snow was also the Art Director on Batman, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Superman 2, Aliens, Labyrinth and The Living Daylights.

Posted by: Geek Girl Kerensa Creswell-Bryant
Geek Girl, Updated at: 21:10

February's Event - Let's start 2012 with a bang!

The Space presents Rachel PortmanRACHEL PORTMAN & DAN MACRAE
Sponsored by Brighton Film School
Komedia Studio Bar, Brighton, 7.30pm
£8.50 / £5.50

Ahead of the 2012 film awards season, The Space (Southern Performance and Creative Energies) marks Oscar winning composer Rachel Portman’s thirty years of acclaimed and award winning scores. In an exclusive interview on February 9th, Rachel will provide an insight into her work as one of Britain’s leading film composers. The event, held at Komedia, will also include an appearance from Dan McRae, head of development of film distribution and production company, Studio Canal.

We also have a raffle draw with some great prizes.

Posted by: Geek Girl Kerensa Creswell-Bryant
Geek Girl, Updated at: 20:42

Friday, 9 December 2011

BBC Worldwide launching major new Doctor Who gaming franchise


"BBC Worldwide today released the first details of a major new gaming development for the Doctor Who brand. Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock will be the first of a series of Doctor Who console games developed by BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and Games marking a significant movement into gaming for this business. Two further Doctor Who console game titles are planned to follow this release with details to be announced next year. Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock is being created in full high definition for digital download platforms and is set for release in early 2012, initially on Playstation 3 ®; Playstation Vita ® and PC platforms.

Posted by: Geek Girl Kerensa Creswell-Bryant
Geek Girl, Updated at: 09:00