STARBURST Festival - What Happened?
The STARBURST International Film Festival was held this weekend in Manchester, and a good time was certainly had by all, from the guests such as Steve Pemberton, Toby Whithouse, John Glen, Peter Lamont, Virginia Hey, and Katy Manning to the scores of independent filmmakers who travelled from all over the world to support the screenings of their films.
The event culminated in a fantastic awards ceremony in which the most outstanding productions and talent were celebrated.Who won the Awards? - Click here
Starburst Film Festival Highlights
Season 3 preview of this darkly comic twisted tales by Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith. The screening/s will be supported by a discussion and Q&A sessions about the show and exciting guests from the productions
Thunderbirds 1965 - New Episodes
Thunderbirds are go! Catch these new episodes based on the original 1960s mini-album recordings - Thunderbirds launched a generation of childhoods.
Red Dwarf XI
Doug Naylor visits the Festival to discuss Red Dwarf X1 launching this Autumn on a telly near you
Saturday - Family Day
Bring your kids and family with a special programme of events. Watch classic childrens movies, like 'The Golden Voyage of Sinbad', learn to draw and write comics plus much more
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Festival Featured Guests
The co-creator of Red Dwarf visits the festival to discuss the upcoming series XI
Steve is a writer, comedian and screenwriter, best known as a member of The League of Gentlemen with Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss. He will be previewing series 3 of Inside No.9
Toby is a writer and actor, appearing and writing for Doctor Who and is possibly best known as the creator of Being Human
Adam Tandy is appearing as part of the Inside No.9 exclusive. He has worked on some of Televisions best comedy series and will be interesting to hear
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Starburst Festival Updates
More Guests, Activites and Exclusive Content
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The STARBURST Awards
The STARBURST Awards 2016, sponsored by the Horror Channel, will celebrate the best, the most inspiring and will reward those who are expert in their craft of storytelling and film making. Join us for the big event on Sunday night when the winners will be announced.continue reading...
Indie Shorts Film-makers Submission
Independent film-makers are offered the chance to submit their work for consideration to the Starburst Awards. With two categories dedicated to growing and developing talent; your film shorts and features can entered through FilmFreeWay.comcontinue reading...