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Still Life Trailer

Here is the trailer to “Still Life”, with Eddie Marsan and Joanne Froggatt, directed by Uberto Pasolini, in which I play a small part (not in the trailer mind!)


Still Life trailer

For my experiences on set, see below. It was fun!

1st day on set – Al the actor!

Still Life, part deux

3rd day, glorious sunshine

Interview with Eddie Marsan in The Scotsman


Nate Herman’s “How To Write A Movie Treatment”

This, according to Nate, is all you need to write a movie treatment and save yourself a tonne of money on books and courses! In fact, by his estimation, you don’t need all that I have written below, some of this is specific to a film I am writing myself. Short, isn’t it.
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The Movie: Still Life

I, the actor.

I never really thought of myself that way, but it turns out that that is another part of the me that is. And the me that is, is now in a film.

Let me tell you a story. Just over a month ago, back when I was young, a mere stripling of 36, I was sent a Sunday email, “would you like to go to a film casting tomorrow” (on a whim, I’d chucked my details onto a casting website a year or so ago and not given it any further thought since). What the hell, I thought, why not. So, I trundled down to an industrial estate behind a bunch of rundown buildings off a nondescript Peckham street.

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