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The Elstree Project on BBC News tomorrow

Tomorrow is quite a busy day for us! Paul Welsh is going to be speaking on the BBC Radio 5 breakfast show, and Howard will be speaking to BBC Radio Ulster, Shropshire and BBC London. BBC Breakfast News on BBC One will also show a clip from our Elstree Project interview with Steven Spielberg, and the BBC Six O'Clock News will be showing a longer report, including an interview with me and a clip from our Elstree Project interview with Sir Roger Moore. Finally, there are still tickets left to our documentary screening in Hatfield, at 7:30pm!  http://www.herts.ac.uk/about-us/events/2014/november/from-borehamwood-to-hollywood-the-rise-and-fall-and-rise-of-elstree-q-and-a We would really like to thank Elstree Studios, BBC Elstree Centre, Nigel Craze and Lizo Mzimba for their help and for filming the TV news report today; and Melanie Fanstone and Roberto Perrone for their support....
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35th Anniversary Crew reunion of The Shining

THE ELSTREE PROJECT REUNITES THE SHINING CREW TO CELEBRATE 35 YEARS OF KUBRICK’S HORROR CLASSIC “Come play with us. Forever… and ever… and ever…” When the Grady Twins said those words at Elstree Studios 35 years ago, they really meant it. And to prove it, they are returning - by invitation of The Elstree Project - on 25 May 2015 to celebrate the original release of The Shining. Supported by the Kubrick family and Warner Brothers, “Forever and Ever: 35 Years of The Shining” will bring back many of the original crew and cast of the film to the very studio where the film was made. Already confirmed guests are Stanley Kubrick’s wife Christiane, and: Assistant director Brian W Cook Camera assistant Doug Milsome Steadicam inventor and operator Garrett Brown Assistant editor Gordon Stainforth Executive producer Jan Harlan Location researcher Katharina Kubrick Camera operator Kelvin Pike “The Grady Twins” Lisa and Louise Burns Camera technician Mick Mason Steadicam operator Ray Andrew Post-production sound editor Ray Merrin Scenic artist Ron Punter Co-director of The Elstree Project...
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Elstree Film Season 4, our next season of films arrives in early 2014

We are preparing a fourth Elstree Film Season with UH Arts.  Starting in February, we are screening three films all having a special anniversary during this centenary year for Elstree and Borehamwood. The films are:
  • A Shot in the Dark - 50th Anniversary Screening
  • Murder on the Orient Express - 40th Anniversary Screening
  • Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes - 30th Anniversary Screening
We will publish dates closer to the season beginning, and be sure to look out for UH Arts' Spring events guide....
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