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U+PROJECT is backing Barnet Film Competition



An Interview with Matthew Modine

Adam Thomas Wright, one of our U+ members has entered his 2 min short film into a competition which is being held by Barnet Cut Films.  It is an annual competition.
Adam was away filming in Yorkshire when he was told about it and he was asked if he could submit a short film.  As he was the only child on set, he was a bit unsure as to what he could do.  Then he had the bright idea of asking the main actor on set if he would help out and it worked out brilliantly.  The film was filmed on an iPad during a rest period.
Click the link below to see ‘An Interview with Matthew Modine’.
As this is a competition it would be great if you would consider voting for his film.  Just go to or on Facebook or Yahoo or all of them if you like!
Good luck Adam – we’re routing for you!
You can view all the other films in the competition too, on the website.


Offering FREE filmmaking workshops for young people across Barnet to enter into our annual competition. Looking at Tobacco issues.       Barnet ·

THE YOUNG 1s RADIO SHOW…click here

We have our own radio show at our school and this photo was taken yesterday and tweeted!!  Although I look as if I have had the surprise of my life! I was actually talking about ‘Dancing like a Chicken Day’  which was yesterday.  So people all over the world will have been doing the dadadada song.  Check out the article on our blog on where you can find all the news about our radio show and loads of interesting articles.  You can also listen live on the website , the show  is live from The Bull Theatre every Wednesday between 4p.m. and 6p.m.

We are !! Adam seems very happy about this!  (Twitter)

The Bull Theatre      

Dancing like a chicken day.

                              ON TODAY’S SHOW…click here 




Believing that the young talents of today will be the big names of cinema in the future, the Festival de Cannes created  “Cannes Short Film” in 2011.   Today is the start of the Cannes Film Festival  and I am pleased to say that  a short film that I was involved in has been entered this year.  It was a couple  of years ago that I filmed a sort of cameo role  in a short film called ‘Stitched’

This is a picture of me and Scarlett Clegg who played my little sister.

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Stitched is a dark and twisted tale, about a grandmother longing to be young again. This is a horror fantasy for both the young and the old.

Director: Luke de Lacey  Production:  Elizabeth Cook      GOOD LUCK EVERYBODY

Writers:  Craig Jenner (script editor), Luke de Lacey



The kids in my school were asked to create an anti- smoking film along with all the schools in our area.  Some of the films have been entered into the  Barnet film festival.  All the films have been designed to encourage children not to smoke.   My film is called ‘Interview with Matthew Modine’ and you can vote for it on the link below. Cut_Films-Barnet2 Everybody please vote for my film if you can.  Thanks. Voting tips and how to vote can be found on the website here:

Just press the green arrow underneath the film to vote!


This is my school and I am really glad to be celebrating their 25th Anniversary.  We are doing all sorts of things including our own Stage Show to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.  We have our own theatre , The Bull Theatre, to perform in.  We have our own casting department and they keep me busy with assignments and we have great teachers. My favourite subjects are Maths and Science.  I was lucky enough to win a Stage scholarship and it made my dreams possible.

Contact details:-

 SETS Scholarship Auditions 2014


Director Jo Lewis is crowd funding her next short film ‘VIKING’  We worked together on ‘LADY LUCK’ and she is great. This is a picture of me and Jo at the screening.   If you want to find out more, the details are below.  Help if you can.  Thanks.

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From: Jo Lewis <>

Subject: Viking short film

Dear all,

We are crowdfunding our next short film and are looking for 300 people to give us £10!!!!  Our film is directed by the wonderful Sam Callis (The Bill, London’s Burning) who has played in the West End and at The Old Vic.  Sam’s last film premiered at the BFI London Film Festival.
The Film is called ‘Viking’ and stars Sophie Thompson – Four Weddings and a Funeral, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 1 and Andrew Lancel – Coronation Street, Queer as Folk, The Bill.
Would you please visit our fundraising page – give us a tenner and pass on to 5 friends?
Thank You –   TEAM VIKING

Archie Dobson’s War

If you missed it the first time..Archie Dobson’s War is going to be on again in June.  It is a cracking story, if I say so myself!!!

Next on

3 upcoming broadcasts


Lais and her mum came to visit  and yesterday we went out for a long walk in the country.  Lais is from Berlin and she played my sister in ‘The Physician’ which was filmed in Germany and Morocco.  Unfortunately it didn’t come to the cinema here even though it was the top film in Germany.  It is out on DVD on the 22nd May from Amazon.   It was great to see her again

Me and Lais yesterday and as we looked last year!



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