Tag Archives: Lake District

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 […]

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 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 […]

Creation of Animation Sequences for The Raven On The Jetty: Vlog 21

In Erik Knudsen’s forthcoming feature film, The Raven On The Jetty, the main character, Thomas, played by Connor O’Hara, regularly plays a game on his tablet and on a couple of occasions this game is seen in the film. We decided to open up this part of the project to students and had discussions with […]

The Raven On The Jetty Vlog 20: Stills Photographer Profile

We were very pleased that stills photographer, Richard Mulhearn, was able to join the production and take photographs of the process. In this latest Vlog, Richard talks about his work as a photographer and also discusses what was involved in taking photographs for The Raven On The Jetty. From the album covers of the 1990s, […]

The Raven On The Jetty Vlog 19: Final Days of Principal Photography

This Vlog documents the final days of principal photography on my forthcoming feature film, The Raven On The Jetty. This was an amazing shoot on so many levels, made possible by a wonderful cast, dedicated crew and warm help from very many people in Cumbria. The footage is looking great and the editing has started. […]

The Raven On The Jetty Vlogs 17 & 18: Shooting Continues

Sound is a very important part of The Raven On The Jetty, hence the importance of having the sonic artist, Amanda Belantara, as our sound recordist. During shooting, not only did Amanda record any dialogue and direct action sounds, she also took the opportunity to record an array of ambient sounds with a number of […]

The Raven On The Jetty Vlogs 15 & 16: Shooting With Birds And On Water

They say that one should avoid shooting a film involving animals and children. We have done both to great effect. First of all, our 10 year old star, Connor O’Hara, was a dream to work with. So the myth about the difficulty of working with kids was completely dispelled. Secondly, we had a number of […]