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Goodbye Cutting East 2016! We had a great time!

The curtains have drawn on Cutting East 2016 and what a great day we had! A massive thank you to all that supported, submitted, attended and performed at this year’s CE16! Cutting Sounds, a live soundtrack and foley workshop from Into Film kicked the day off composing new scores to some classics film clips resulting

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Cutting It Short: Final Running Order

After a very energetic and fun picking process, a final cut has been made! And we are very pleased to announce the order in which these outstanding short films will be shown!   Sunset Rose A flirtatious rapport descends into a dark and dangerous game in a high tension tale of murder and deception, set

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Cutting East Film Festival 2016

The 4th Cutting East Film Festival is exploring the theme; hidden identity, and is working with East End Film Festival, The Matthew Martino Benevolent Fund, Into Film and THAMES to showcase local talent and equip young people with skills to work in the creative industries.   CUTTING SOUNDS WORKSHOPS 11am-5pm| FREE for 13-19 year olds

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Cutting It Short Jury Call Out

  Are you a young person who loves movies?   If so, the Cutting East Film Festival invites you to apply to be a member of the Cutting It Short Youth Jury.  Select the films that make it onto the big screen and win prizes!     The Cutting East Film Festival has opened the

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An interview with Dr. Canan Salih from the Cutting East MMBF award winning film Hidden Heroes

Hidden Heroes, a production by the House of Talent group won the MMBF Rising Star Award at Cutting East Film Festival in 2015. Dr. Canan Salih, one of the directors, answered a few questions. Who are House of Talent and how did it all begin? House of Talent is Tower Hamlets’, ‘A’ Team Arts’ in-house

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Amazing start to Cutting East 2016!

Thanks to all those who came to our first open evening event last night! We had a great group of people involved to help kick off Cutting East 2016! There’s still time for everyone to be a part of what will be another brilliant year of talent. Submit your short film here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CESubmissions Apply to

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Submissions Now Open

Cutting East 2016 Open Short Film Submissions Submissions 2016 are open for youth groups and individuals to submit their short film into the Cutting East Shorts Programme. Cutting East is a festival by youth for youth, celebrating young people’s talents and achievement in East London. What we are looking for: • Films can be Documentaries,

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The 2015 Cutting East Film Festival

  … If you were not there, then YOU my friend… missed out, big time! Although it was a smaller affair than previous years, the overall atmosphere and impact of the festival reached new heights. As a novice to the whole film festival programming world, I must admit that I was not fully sure of

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Hidden Heroes…Takes the Cutting East MMBF Rising Star Award in partnership with the East End Film Festival.

  Heroic effort rewarded… An animated film created by members of LBTH ‘A Team Arts- House of Talent’ won first prize of £250 from the Matthew Martino Benevolent Fund Rising Star Award in partnership with the East End Film Festival at the closing night award ceremony of the Cutting East Film Festival’s ‘Cutting it Short’

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Cutting Beats: World Poetry Day

Cutting Beats: Open Mic Night | 7pm Join Cutting East in celebrating World Poetry Day when we hold our very own open mic session – Cutting Beats – at our annual festival. Hosted by performance poet and Genesis’ resident Slam Poetry guru, Sara Hirsch, Cutting Beats offers a friendly platform for new spoken word artists to

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