British Independent Film Awards 2016: The Debut Directors Long List

From the Hollywood Reporter The British Independent Film Awards – the BIFAs to those in the know – is set to unveil its official nominations on Nov. 1 ahead of the Dec 4. ceremony in London. To celebrate the addition of several new categories aimed at highlighting new and emerging names, The Hollywood Reporter has teamed with the organizers to profile those who have made it onto the nominee long lists… ‘Swallows and Amazons’: Philippa Lowthorpe, director – A BAFTA-winner for her work on TV, Philippa Lowthorpe’s credits include episodes of Call the Midwife and Jamaica Inn and TV movies such as The … Continue reading British Independent Film Awards 2016: The Debut Directors Long List

Andrea Gibb hopes her fine vintage collection is top of the pop-ups

Screenwriter Andrea Gibb knows better than most that getting into character can often mean wearing a specially chosen wardrobe. The former actress has opened up her own vintage collection as she reveals a love affair with clothes and jewellery that started early in her career. Andrea, whose adaptation of Swallows and Amazons is her latest big-screen offering, has been collecting key pieces and admits her obsession has left her home bursting at the seams. Continue reading Andrea Gibb hopes her fine vintage collection is top of the pop-ups