We are grateful to the following patrons of the festival:
Film producer and managing director of Dan Films, independent production company based in London. Films include: 'Triangle', 'Creep' and 'Butterfly Kiss'. Julie is currently working on the upcoming production of Four Kids and It, starring Michael Caine.
Academy Award winner and producer of The King's Speech
Actor, RSC 'Hamlet', 'The Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug', currently King Louis XIII in 'The Musketeers' (BBC1)
Writer, comedian and filmmaker 'Round Ireland with a Fridge' and 'Playing the Moldovans at Tennis'
Production Designer, Art Director 'Skyfall', supervising art director 'Game of Thrones', senior art director 'Prometheus'
Academy Award winner, illustrator and conceptual designer for Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit
Film director and writer of The Other Side of the Door, Storage 24, F and Hellbreeder.
Writer and film researcher and formerly responsible for British Pathe’s film holdings at Pinewood Studios
Independent film and video producer - ASA Productions (UK) Ltd
A master puppeteer, director and movement consultant, Todd has created character performances for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Harry Potter, Jim Henson's Labyrinth, the Muppet movies and many more.
Academy Award winner and dubbing editor on 'Dr No' & 'Goldfinger'