Menu

Another great movie showing event in Preston by the Blackout Film Project

Posted on - 18th April, 2015 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Arts, City Centre, Events, Friargate, Preston City Centre, Things To Do
Alan Livesey and Su Moffat (to the right), welcome guests to the launch event showing of 'Birdman' at Roper Hall, Preston

Alan Livesey and Su Moffat (to the right), welcome guests to the launch event showing of ‘Birdman’ at Roper Hall, Preston

Due to the success of their launch event showing of the film Birdman, at Roper Hall in March, the Blackout Film Project are all set to present a further film there on Friday, 24 April which will be the Academy Award winning ‘Boyhood’; this is the story of the joys and pitfalls of growing up are seen through the eyes of a child, directed by foremost American director/screenwriter, Richard Linklater.

Advertisement

Alan Livesey (coordinating director) said “We were absolutely delighted with public response to our recent launch event and very much looking forward to our showing of the film ‘Boyhood’ on 24 April. The whole production team are extremely excited to know that so many people are discovering the Blackout Film Project and what it’s all about.

“Once again, along with our free signature ‘Champagne Sunset Cocktails’ we’ll be having, Live Music, Gourmet Popcorn, Pick & Mix Sweets, Interactive ‘Kidstuff’ and a Great Raffle.

“So please, if you can make it to our next film showing event you won’t be disappointed; it will be great fun for all the family”.

A scene being shot in the making of the Blackout Film

A scene being shot in the making of the Blackout Film

Alan and Su have both recently been interviewed on Preston FM and on Thursday 16 April on BBC Radio Lancashire (1hr 22mins into the programme) to promote the Blackout Film Project and to talk about the concept of the film and the reason it came about.

The Blackout Film Project are using the services of Indiegogo for their fund raising campaign at this page here.

You can go directly to the Blackout Film Project Eventbrite page to book tickets for the coming event Friday 24 April.

If you would like to read more about this project and how you can become involved then you can go to the Blackout Film Project Facebook page.

Will you go to the ‘Boyhood’ film presentation? Let us know in the comments below.

 

Share
Preston in pictures Victorian Miller Arcade at PrestonHam & Jam, PrestonDown Blackpool Road, Prestonbus station 3.jpgbus station1.jpgIMG_1054.jpgbus station2.jpg_1000455.jpg View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.