Category Archives: Student Films

Cara Smillie HND Short Documentary

Overall, I am very happy with the outcome of my documentary. There were a few things that did not go to plan including filming dates that had to be rescheduled, this was due to Margaret having to do a PCR … Continue reading

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Graeme Ross HND Short Documentary

After my original (documentary) idea fell through, I was unexpectedly presented with an opportunity for an interesting documentary. My wife was doing a Skydive for her 40th Birthday and I decided I would do a little blog video of her experience. … Continue reading

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Christopher Kelly HND Short Documentary

“Making this documentary was a great experience. Although I am very happy with the finished video, I feel as though I learned something about my own abilities at every stage of production and certainly made a few technical mistakes that … Continue reading

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Simon B. HNC Short Film: Tick Tock Repeat

I came up with the idea for Tick Tock Repeat from my love of time loop movies. Particularly Groundhog Day, Edge of Tomorrow and Source Code. My script was also influenced by Back to the Future with the usage of … Continue reading

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HNC Film Noir Trailer, “One Last Job”

“The short trailer is for a film noir feature about a homeless ex-serviceman that has been offered an opportunity of a lifetime… but with a deadly catch! I took the role of writing the script, sketching up the story board … Continue reading

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HNC Horror Short “Lorelai”

In the beginning we had few different ideas on what we’d shoot, but in the end we went with my horror idea for the script. We wrote it down, and then, together we came up with a shot list. Dylan … Continue reading

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Hannah Love: HNC Short Film, Lamia

My story and overall idea I think is a strength in my project. I managed to create a good idea for horror that is based around trauma. Using real life issues like trauma, eating disorders and abuse gave my story … Continue reading

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Greg Coyle: HND Short Documentary

I was going to make my documentary about the accessibility of Veganism in 2020. The doc would have included interviews from people working within the vegan food and grocery industry as well as hopefully some activists but none of the … Continue reading

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Kieran McLaughlin: HND Short Documentary

“The opportunity to shoot a documentary on the HND was something which I looked forward to and a challenge I relished as I had never shot non-fiction before. I dabbled between a variety of ideas but eventually settled on sartorialism … Continue reading

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Student film documents life under lockdown

HNC Film & Television student Graeme Ross recently completed a short feature, documenting his immediate family’s experiences and thoughts over lockdown. Most of the footage was shot towards the end of Graeme’s NQ course in Film and Photography at New … Continue reading

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