Posts Tagged ‘London film festival’

MWS Media win prestigious award at London Independent Film Festival (LIFF) with first feature film “Nuryan”

04/26/2010

We’re very pleased to announce that MWS Media have won the Award for Best Sci-fi/Horror Feature Film at the London Independent Film Festival (LIFF) with “Nuryan”, their first feature length film. The ceremony took place Saturday evening at a venue in London’s trendy Southbank area.

(From left to right: Phil White, Adel Louertatani, Ben Myers, Bertie Stephens)

MWS Media, a film and video production company based in Newbury, Berkshire, made the film in December 2008, premiered the film in September of 2009 receiving praise for its adventurous approach to filmmaking. Bertie Stephens, the Producer of “Nuryan” and a Director of MWS Media said “Not only was the film made on an extremely low budget, we also decided to push ourselves creatively by making an entire film in split screen.”

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Some exciting news!

03/28/2010

Following on from our success at the Swansea Bay Film Festival (patron: Katherine Zeta Jones and Michael Sheen as Vice President) we’ve had some great news today! We’ve been notified that we are an official selection for our previous film “Nuryan” at the London Independent Film Festival. This is a fantastic award for the production and will boost the future option for The Sweet Shop.