Screening Dates Announced for SXSW

The screening dates for our US premiere at South by Southwest have been announced. Bodkin Ras will first be shown on Saturday March 12th, and receive two further screenings as part of the festival in Austin, Texas, next month. We will be there to celebrate our SXSW screenings and are so delighted to be part […]

Bodkin Ras Selected for SXSW 2016

Fresh on the back of our FIPRESCI Award, we have more good news. We’ve been selected for South by Southwest 2016!  The screening at SXSW will be the film’s US premiere. SXSW is one of the most prestigious events on the film festival circuit and we are delighted that Bodkin Ras has be selected to […]

Bodkin Ras Wins Rotterdam FIPRESCI Award!

We won! We are absolutely delighted to tell you that Bodkin Ras won the International Film Festival Rotterdam FIPRESCI award at IFFR on Friday. The award is for the judges’ favourite film in the Bright Futures strand. The FIPRESCI Award is given to the filmmaker of the best film in Bright Future by the jury […]

Screening Dates for Bodkin Ras – Rotterdam Premiere

    Last week we announced that Bodkin Ras will premiere at Rotterdam International 2016. Now, we can reveal the dates, times and venues of the screening, starting with our world premiere on the 2nd February. Screening Schedule 02/01/16- (19.15pm) at Pathé 7 (WORLD PREMIERE) 02/02/16- (12.30pm) at Pathé 3 02/04/16- (16.45pm) LantarenVenster 02/06/2016- (11.45am ) at Cinerama 5 […]

Bodkin Ras Selected for Rotterdam Film Festival

Bodkin Ras has been selected for ‘Bright Future’ at International Film Festival Rotterdam: IFFR 2016, where it will premiere. Bero Beyer, IFFR Director, was full of praise for the film. He said: “Bodkin Ras is an extraordinary film by a talented maker; the fascinating interplay of the real life characters gives this beautiful hybrid film a magical […]

Emotional Forres Preview for Bodkin Cast and Crew

Team Bodkin returned to Forres at the weekend to screen Bodkin Ras exclusively to the cast and crew. Kaweh, Sohrab and Katie travelled up to Forres to be reunited with the local cast. Red James and Eddie Paton – two Forres residents who feature in the film – got the chance to see themselves and […]

Bodkin Ras Crowdfunding Campaign Comes to an End

The Indiegogo crowdfunding for Bodkin Ras has now closed, with a total £1,480 being raised over the course of the campaign! Our campaign, which ended in the early hours of June 5th, offered contributors a variety of perks, including Bodkin Ras posters, t shirts and special download bundles. Additionally, we offered Bodkin Ras content specially […]

Film Student announced as winner of Mashup competition!

Our Mashup Competition has finished, and we could be happier with the variety of entries! The overall winner is Monika Madurska, whose entry combined great technical skill with a good understanding of the concept of the film. Bodkin Ras writer/director Kaweh Modiri praised Monika’s trailer for the curiosity it raised about the main character: “Although […]

Mashup Competition Shortlist Revealed!

Promoting his film Mommy at Cannes 2014 last week, director Xavier Dolan told press: “When I write a film, I have already made the trailer”. This affirms the importance of the huge importance and effect of a film trailer. There are a number of factors that can make or break an effective trailer, and creating one […]