RESPONDING TO THE FOX DEVELOPMENT

RESPONDING TO THE FOX DEVELOPMENT

The planning application for The Fox development will go in front of planning committee soon. Talkies have been involved in discussions throughout the planing stage, but we conclude that the space planned to replace the current function room will be…

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THE RESULTS ARE IN!

THE RESULTS ARE IN!

Many thanks to those of you who responded to our survey about venues.  Waterhouse Hall in Winchmore Hill emerged as the most popular alternative venue to The Fox. We are in discussion over this now so watch this space for…

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TALKIES NEEDS MORE FRIENDS…

TALKIES NEEDS MORE FRIENDS…

TALKIES NEEDS MORE FRIENDS! Times are tight: Talkies is a volunteer-led, not for profit organisation, but we are finding funding from grants and sponsorships is in short supply.  Our audience is brilliant at supporting us, but subscribing as a  'Friend of Talkies'  would…

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TALKIES SHORT FILM AWARDS 2018

TALKIES SHORT FILM AWARDS 2018

There were 75 applicants for the 2018 Talkies' short film commissions. It was tough to get the number to a shortlist of 12 who we interviewed and even tougher to select out final four from such amazing talent. We are…

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VENUES SURVEY

VENUES SURVEY

As you know, The Fox in Palmers Green is scheduled for development. It is proving difficult to find a suitable, affordable, replacement venue in Palmers Green. We would appreciate your completing this quick survey to help us with future programme…

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TALKIES SHORT FILM COMMISSIONS 2018 OPEN

TALKIES SHORT FILM COMMISSIONS 2018 OPEN

Big news! We are partnering with Short Sighted Cinema once again, to commission four filmmakers to produce a short film located in Palmers Green, North London. Each maker will be will be awarded £500 towards the cost of their film. The commission is…

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What Does Your Ticket Pay For?

What does your ticket pay for?

Most of your ticket money pays for overheads - licenses to screen films, venue hire, insurances and so on. A small amount ensures we maintain equipment to a good standard and the rest we use for new projects - such as supporting…

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Friends Visit BAFTA HQ

Friends visit BAFTA HQ

Friends visit BAFTA at 70 Lots of obscure and not so obscure facts and photos were shared by our BAFTA ‘host’ with the group of Friends and Volunteers who visited on 30th April. Did you know, for instance, that the…

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TALKIES & CHANNEL 4

TALKIES & CHANNEL 4

Hi - I am Surayya Johar, one of Talkies volunteers. Recently I have been helping out with organising the shoots for Talkies short film commissions. I am now helping Talkies bring to the attention of its audience the catalogue of short…

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