the illegal film

The Illegal Film Review

The Illegal, directed by Danish Renzu tells the story of Hassan played by the Life of Pi star Suraj Sharma. Hassan is an educated middle class kid from Daryaganj, India, who moves to Los Angeles to enter film school. The film is a gritty tale of how dreams can be crushed by the harsh realities of life, and aspirations stifled by a society so prone to exploitation. The fast paced,

david howell

UK’s MetFilm School has appointed David Howell as its new CEO

Howell was formerly commercial director for The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance from 2015 to 2018; and was executive general manager for First Leisure Corporation prior to his academic career. He is also director of the Higher Education Statistics Agency, and Independent HE – a national body for independent providers of higher education. MetFilm School is based at Ealing Studios in London, and also has a campus at BUFA Studios


Entries for AFI FEST 2019 are now being accepted and filmmakers are invited to submit feature, documentary, experimental, animated and short films at or through FilmFreeway. AFI FEST will have submission deadlines — early, official and final — for fiction shorts (under 40 minutes), nonfiction shorts (under 40 minutes) and feature films. FEATURES AND SHORTS Early Deadline – March 29Official Deadline – May 3Final Deadline – July 12 Read More