What do you think about Outdoor Screenings?

This survey from Friends of Broomfield Park asks what you would like to see in 2019, including Cinema, Theatre, Music and a range of other ideas….add your voice to what you would like to see….https://friendsofbroomfieldpark.org/jm/park-events-survey

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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Shooting Begins

Shooting begins

Talkies has commissioned another four young film makers for short films that will premiere in March 2019. Sophie Ansell's "The Girl in the Shed" is already in the can. Shot at locations around Palmers Green it is a comedic tale…

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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 film related projects - such as…

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TALKIES SHORT FILM AWARDS 2019

TALKIES SHORT FILM AWARDS 2019

There were 70 applicants for the 2019 Talkies' short film commissions. It was tough to get the number to a shortlist of 11 to interview and even tougher to select our final four from such amazing talent. We are delighted…

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HERE 2018 IS HERE….

HERE 2018 IS HERE….

The festival programme this year launches with an epic animation introduced by its producer, independent productions that have a connection with the area and local talent supporting films they have selected. We are also very proud to premiere  five new  short…

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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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