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   BIAFF 2015 - Copy That by Kingsley Hoskins won both the Daily Mail Trophy and the Best of British award.

If you missed the Festival, watch that and many of the other movies here.

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Latest news

Details of the East Anglian Film Competition for all clubs in the East of England now available. All you need is, max 15 minutes total, a documentary, a fiction film and one other.

Penny Cup Winners 2015

Report on the final of North v South 2014.

The theme for North v South 2015 is 'Broken'.

AKM have a new collection of Royalty Free Music - 25% discount for IAC members.

A new arrangement for Public Liability insurance for IAC affiliated clubs.

What's new on the website

- North West's Tripod Newsletter for Spring 2015.

- North Thames Newsletter for May - Jun.

- Articles on the making of:

Diamond Awards
Arefi der Hirte (Arefi the Shepherd) & Best Documentary & Best 16-21 Entry
A Reflective View of London & Best Photography
Copy That
Popping the Question
& Best Story
Ransom Note & Best Editing & Best Affiliated Club
Writer's Block  & Best Comedy

Dark Horse & EMI Production Music Award
Kalorien (Calories) & Best Animation
The Hour Glass
The Patient Fisherman & AKM Music Award
The Photoshoot
The Question  & Carlin Music

Acid Rain & Best Music Video Award
Epitaphs & Focus Music
Alfie & Best 60 Second
Riunione di Famiglia (Family Reunion) & Best Acting.
Superdog & Imagem Music Award

Young People's Event
The Theater - best under 16 entry

From BIAFF 2013 the making of
Thinking Time by John Roberts.


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