Category: News


2019 Video Streaming Survey

April 8, 2019

Watch Netflix, Amazon Prime or other video-on-demand services?

Big Picture Film Club is conducting a survey on movie / TV streaming platforms available in the UK: what features you like about them and what you would want to see improved.

We would love for you to take part, the survey will take less than 5 minutes to complete and is available below.

Create your own user feedback survey

Short Film | Third Act

March 31, 2019
Third Act | Short Film

Layered in hidden messages, the story begins on three friends as they embark on a new venture in podcasting. A humble setting for conversation quickly yields tension-filled exchanges between the friends, opening a sequence of events that reveal secrets in their respective relationships.

Starring: Ashley Bannerman (The Infiltrator, Turn Up Charlie); Gia Ré (Eli); Michael Akinsulire (Killing Eve); Stephanie Levi-John (The Spanish Princess); CJ Beckford (Victoria).

Story: Olan Collardy and Leon Mayne
Writer / Director: Leon Mayne
Producer: Charlotte Toon

Watch the “Third Act” via the link below.


Screening: What Men Want

March 14, 2019

To celebrate the release of Paramount Pictures’ What Men Want we hosted an exclusive preview screening with some friends of Big Picture Film Club.

Updating the classic comedy, Taraji P. Henson nails it as Ali the successful sports agent trying to make it in a mans world. After being overlooked for a promotion, a wild bachelorette party leads Ali to gain the ability to hear men’s thoughts. Using her powers for good she races to sign the next big basketball superstar all while balancing a love life with a potential new love interest (Aldis Hodge).

A big shout out to Popchips, Que from GreyWolf, Kyra, UK Afrolista, Neirodha and Shahlaa Thaira for joining us, as well as Public Ambition, Mikki Rose and Wardah Sempah.

A perfect way to kick start the weekend with friends, What Men Want is out in cinemas this Friday 15th March.


Short Film | Haircut

March 4, 2019

A middle-aged barber dreams of escaping his rough area and becoming a Dancehall star, but an encounter with a local drug runner brings up uncomfortable truths about his past and makes him reconsider his importance in the community.

Starring: Robbie Gee

Writer / Director: Koby Adom

Producer: Joy Gharoro-Akpojotor

Watch “Haircut” via the link below.

Haircut (Short Film) [Dir. Koby Adom]