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Legon International Film Event 2014 Reflection

Between the 11 and 14 March 2014, I attended the first Legon International Film Event held at the stunning campus of the University of Ghana’s Legon campus.   The sprawling campus is situated on the east side of Accra and is home to over 50,000 students. I was the guest of Africanus Aveh, the head […]

Official Selection Lucerne International Film Festival for The Raven On The Jetty

We’re very pleased that The Raven On The Jetty has been selected for the prestigious Lucerne International Film Festival taking place in Switzerland in October 2014. We look very much forward to working with the festival to ensuring that audiences at the festival have a great experience with the film.

Keswick Film Festival Screening of The Raven On The Jetty

Yesterday the Keswick Film festival screened Erik Knudsen’s The Raven On The Jetty. The screening was attended by all the cast, Anne Lees, Anne Fraser, Helen Teasdale, Rob O’Hara and Connor O’Hara, as well the raven, Cadge, and his handler Richard Cooper. There  was a fantastic turnout for the screening – over 255 – the most […]

Keswick Film Festival About To Start

The Keswick Film Festival is about to start and we look forward to screening The Raven On The Jetty on Sunday the 2 March 2014 at 1.30pm at the Theatre On The Lake. We understand that ticket sales for the screening are close to a sell out and I am looking forward to doing a […]

Madrid International Film Festival Official Selection for The Raven On The Jetty

We’re very pleased to announce that The Raven On The Jetty has been selected to compete in the official section of the Madrid International Film Festival 2014. The film is up for a Jury Award (Erik Knudsen and Janet Knudsen), Best Original Screenplay (Erik Knudsen) and Best Supporting Actress (Anne Fraser).   The festival takes […]

The Raven On The Jetty Screening at Legon International Film Event in Ghana

We’re very pleased that the University of Ghana, Legon, has invite Erik Knudsen to give a keynote lecture to the inaugural Legon International Film Event in Accra, Ghana. The event, a mixture of film festival and academic conference, will screen The Raven On The Jetty as the opening film of the festival.   The festival […]

Sandy Lieberson Guest Lecture

I was very excited to be able to invite my good friend Sandy Lieberson, the renowned film producer (Executive at Fox in charge of films like Blade Runner, Alien, and a producer of such films as Performance, Rita, Sue and Bob Too and so on) to come and talk with my masters students at the University […]

First Festival Confirms Screening – and it’s Keswick

We’re very pleased that the first festival to confirm a screening of Erik Knudsen’s The Raven On The Jetty is the 2014 Keswick Film Festival in the English Late District. The screening takes place on the 2nd March 2014 on the closing day of the festival. A screening at the Keswick Film Festival is particularly […]

The Raven On The Jetty Vlog 30 – Preview Screening

It’s the end of one part of the journey for The Raven On The Jetty and the beginning of another. The production process is over and we marked this with a Preview Screening for cast, crew and a few friends at the Odeon Printworks in Manchester. The first real test for the film! It was […]

The Raven On The Jetty – Vlog 28 & 29: Final Thoughts

Almost on the eve of the first preview screening of The Raven On The Jetty for cast and crew – and almost exactly a year after the first of the Vlogs for this project – Mark Duggan talks to Erik Knudsen about his new film. Erik reflects on the the aims of the project, the approach […]