RELEASE DATE SET FOR GORKA

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Next Friday the 10th of March has been set for the release of the long awaited GORKA! Claudio Ravanelli’s short film that takes a sympathetic look at a serial killer. Since we’ll be entering it into a few festivals, it’s a … Read More

BLEACH PRODUCTION

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BLEACH is an upcoming short psychological thriller starring Ayvianna Snow and Jason Wing, which deals with a chance encounter between two completely different individuals. Written by Alexander Fodor and directed by Claudio Ravanelli, the two award winning film makers who … Read More

Video : Famous people you probably didn’t know have Asperger Syndrome

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Beethoven,Hitchcock,Einstein and Jane Austen…what do they have in common? Genius,fame and Asperger Syndrome! Here’s a video about it!   FilmFodor is now working on the production of “Bleach”,the new psychological thriller written by Alexander Fodor and directed by Claudio Ravanelli. … Read More

10 Famous People You Probably Didn’t Realise had Asperger’s Syndrome

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Although Asperger’s syndrome is a key theme in ‘Bleach’, that is not what the film is about; what we are trying to convey through our characters, played by Jason Wing and Ayvianna Snow, is how the syndrome does not define … Read More

Official Trailer of “Gorka” – The new psychological thriller produced by FilmFodor

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  After one year of production the psychological trhiller directed by the award winning director Claudio Ravanelli it’s finally ready! Produced by FilmFodor,the film follows Taddeus Gorka,a serial killer that killed almost 400 people during his 50 years of activity. … Read More

BLEACH SHORT FILM GETTING MOVIN’ NOW!

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What do Jane Austen,Gary Newman,Michelangelo and Woody Allen have in common apart the genius? They are(or were) all affected by the Asperger syndrome. Asperger Syndrome is commonly referred to as a form of “high-functioning” autism. Individuals with Asperger’s are considered … Read More

Casting Opportunities in Actor’s Showreel for Actors One-stop Shop

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As well as FilmFodor and my production companies I also set up another company called the Actor’s One-stop Shop, been going 20 years, certainly at one time the country’s most popular showreel company – though now there’s a lot of … Read More

FilmFodor Facts – Director had to prove he hadn’t killed actors!

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The director of Cannibal Holocaust had to prove in court that the actors were still alive and didn’t get killed during the movie. Well before Blaire Witch did the same trick (ie. making a film that purported to be real) … Read More

Get Over Writer’s Block and Write a Short Film Script – 6 Simple Principles That Work!

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It’s amazing how many “How To Write A Short Film Script” blogs there are online, but they’re actually critiques of what your script should be in the end not actually “How” to make it happen! So the net is full … Read More

Spanish film night – great social event n chance to practice your Spanish this Xmas

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UPDATE UPDATE UPDATE Spanglish have just announced the details on the Spanish Film Club Meetup next week! As I said, not to be missed! In the original blog below you’ll get a good idea of what to expect – doesn’t matter … Read More

K&P Trailer of a gay short film

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K&P was shot a couple of years ago with Claudio Ravanelli as director with Roberto Buoso as “K” and Alexander Fodor (FilmFodor) as “P”. It’s a romantic love story between two sad and very different lonely souls who find love. This … Read More

Screen acting in for actors and directors – Eleven Simple Tips that really work!

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Have just been reading what’s available online on advice on how to act in front of camera and am amazed at what sheer dross there is! I can only presume drama schools don’t want you to know these since you’d … Read More

The best video editing software

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Got a question yesterday about video editing software and what’s worth having. I’ve tried lots and lots of different types, in the 20 years I’ve been editing due to working for different editing houses, but I recognise if you’re just … Read More

Dead And Awake Trailer

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I’ve just had a thought there’s probably a whole host of people out there that have never seen the Dead And Awake trailer! Heinous! Course if you want to see a bit more and support your favourite BritFlick filmmaker… DEAD … Read More

Dead And Awake Serial Killer Actress Actor of the Week on CastingCallPro

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With serial killers very much being in the Press at the moment just heard that Dead And Awake’s answer to the Moors Murders, Emily, played by Renate Morley has been awarded Actor of the Week on CastingCallPro! Subscribe to our … Read More

Anthony Hopkins – the Dead And Awake Connection

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Dead and Awake‘s lead actor Jason Wing had his training at drama shool paid for by Sir Anthony Hopkins! Not a scholarship but after winning the place and knowing that he couldn’t afford the fees he went out on a … Read More

Looking for short film crew for Bleach movie

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We’re looking to get a bank of filmmakers together, ultimately to work on the feature Cerebus, but starting with a couple of short films the first being Bleach, involving a couple of days shooting and prep. Dedication rather than experience needed … Read More

ONE SHOT – Classic Spanish Gangster Short Film

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This film’s brilliant – absolutely love it! Incredibly in all of its 10 minute duration there is only one continous shot meshed in with a gaggle of loathsome Spanish Gangsters characters. Will put you off going to Spain for life. … Read More

Berlin Gold Award winner plays Manson like mass murderer in Dead And Awake

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Dead And Awake has two stories running side by side. The first about a kidnap gang who have bitten off more than they can chew and the second about a woman persuaded to kill her husband (who’s now haunting her!) … Read More

Putting a movie on Amazon Video Direct (by someone who’s actually done it!)

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By Alex Fodor (FilmFodor) Like I’m sure a 1,000 other filmmakers I’m for the first time venturing into Amazon Video Direct. I read a lot of articles and blurb and ended up being more mystified than ever – you know … Read More

FilmFodor Facts – Alien Chest Bursting scene

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In the scene in Alien when the alien comes out of John Hurt’s stomach, the actors were not actually told it was going to happen. It shows. Moreover Sigourney Weaver’s role in Alien (Ripley) was actually a man’s role in … Read More

FilmFodor directing in Baku, Azerbaijahn

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Came across this little bit of local media from when I co-directed a $20M feature film in Baku, Azerbaijahn, BAKU I LOVE YOU. Contains an interview with me! (Alex Fodor – FilmFodor) The film was shot in the Summer of … Read More

Dead And Awake’s gangster connections

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Dead and Awake isn’t just a film that features gangsters, the song in DNA during a chopping scene is sung by director Alex’s friend Marilyn Wisbey daughter of great train robber Tommy Wisbey and long time partner of Mad Frankie … Read More

From the gardens of Spain – Spanish Music/Flamenco this Xmas!

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Looks like I’m going to be filming this event next month just in time for Christmas. A really brilliant chance to get a bit of Spanish in your blood (something there’s very little of in London surprisingly enough). Flamenco (the … Read More