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Being There With A Videolog

One way of getting a message over or documenting an important event is to make a videolog.

Interview: director Perry Ogden on Pavee Lackeen

With a 24-page, bare bones script and untrained child actors drawn from the Irish Travelling community, director Perry Ogden managed to create an authentic and memorable drama in Pavee Lackeen.

Chiwetel Walks On The Wild Side

Chiwetel Ejiofor did not slip easily into his crossdressing role in Kinky Boots, but by the time he hit Soho night spots he felt just like one of the other transvestites.

Roll Your Own Docs

As DVD projection costs come down, filmmakers are finding it more easy to connect directly with their core audience.

Golden Globe Winners 2006

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association votes Brokeback Mountain Best Film.

Pay And Get-Paid Video Downloads For the Masses

Downloading video online was big in 2005. In 2006 it will get huge, as more television and film becomes available to download and the major web players compete to host your clips.

DRM vs.Open

Digital Rights Management for the masses is a great initiative, but buyer be aware that you can sometimes get those clips legitimately for free.

Rival HD Formats Stake Claim To Be DVD Successor

HD machines and the first hi-def movie releases are announced, but who wants to be part of a VHS vs. Betamax rerun?

The Best and Worst Films of 2005

Who was on form in 2005? Fourteen iofilm reviewers offer divergent views on the best and worst from movieland last year.

Historic Cinema's Future In Digital Age Uncertain

Passions have been running high over plans to convert the historic auditorium of Edinburgh Cameo Cinema One.