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July 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People & Sam Kelly Honoured At Toronto’s Reelheart Film Festival

Our dear friend and colleague, the late Sam Kelly, has been honoured with the Best Actor Award at the ReelHeART Film Festival in Toronto where Kerry Skinner & Stewart Alexander also received The Indie Spirit Award and COMMON PEOPLE was runner-up for Best Narrative Feature. According to ReelHeART: “The ReelHeART Spirit Award goes to the filmmakers […]

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June 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People Gets The Thumbs Up On Toronto Film Scene

Ada Wong from Toronto Film Scene describes Common People as, “a hidden indie gem that fans of heartfelt, Richard Curtis-type films will surely enjoy.” The full review is available here: http://thetfs.ca/2014/06/27/reelheart-2014-review-common-people/#.U-pF-lYbrwJ

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June 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People At Directors UK Festival

Kerry Skinner and Stewart Alexander were interviewed about the making and marketing of Common People at the Directors UK’s first festival. Other panels featured interviews with Tom Hooper, the Academy Award winning Director of ‘The King’s Speech,’ Mike Newell, Director of ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral,’ and Amma Assante, Director of ‘Belle.’ https://storify.com/Directors_UK/directors-festival-2014-first-time

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June 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People on the Gaby Roslin Show

Kerry Skinner and Stewart Alexander are interviewed by Gaby Roslin on BBC Radio prior to Common People’s nationwide cinema release. The full interview is available to listen to here: http://goo.gl/F8TbLB

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June 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People Gets Nationwide Cinema Release

After a nine week, sell-out run at the Clapham Picturehouse in London, Common People is to be released nationwide in Picturehouse Cinemas across the UK. Paul Ridd, Acquisitions Coordinator at Picturehouse UK blogged about the filmmakers’ amazing progression from local phenomenon to nationwide success. You can read it here: https://goo.gl/O4i1zY

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April 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People Goes To Hollywood

COMMON PEOPLE will screen at the legendary Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard as part of the official selection at The Beverley Hills Film Festival.

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April 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People Wins Excellence Award

We are delighted to announce that Common People has been honoured with the Excellence Award at The Rincon International Film Festival in Puerto Rico.

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March 2014 by Phil Sealey

More Audience Feedback – Still Loving Common People 6 Weeks On and Still Selling Out!

Six weeks on, and still selling out in Clapham, we recorded more feedback from our lovely audiences. You can see a youtube video of it here:

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February 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People on the Robert Elms Show

Kerry Skinner and Stewart Alexander are interviewed on the Robert Elms show talking about how Common People has been, “causing a lovely fuss,” during its ongoing sell-out run at the Clapham Picture house. You can hear the full interview here:

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January 2014 by Phil Sealey

Audience Feedback at the UK Premiere of Common People

We recorded audience reactions to the Premiere of the film as they left the Clapham Picturehouse on January 19th, 2014.

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January 2014 by Phil Sealey

Common People Premieres at Picturehouse

We are delighted to announce that COMMON PEOPLE will receive it’s UK Premiere at Clapham Picturehouse.

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November 2013 by Phil Sealey

Common People Nominated In St Louis

We are delighted to announce that Common People has been nominated for the St Louis Film Critics Joe Pollack Award for Best Narrative Feature at this years St Louis International Film Festival.

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