A big CMM welcome to Alison McCosh
In Cinemas this month…
DOCTOR STRANGE – Marvel are back with the story of Dr Stephen Strange. When his career as a neurosurgeon is destroyed he sets out to repair his hands. In the process he finds himself the primary protector of Earth against inter - dimensional, mystical threats. Featuring Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel McAdams, Mads Mikkelsen.
Director: Scott Derrickson Producer: Chris Brock
Production Sound Mixer - John Midgley
INFERNO – Ron Howard returns to direct the latest bestseller in Dan Brown’s (Da Vinci Code) Robert Langdon series, Inferno. Famous symbologist Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) follows a trail of clues tied to the great medieval poet Dante. Together with Dr. Sienna Brooks (Felicity Jones) they race across Europe to foil a deadly plot. Featuring Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Ben Foster.
Director: Ron Howard Producers: Michael De Luca, Andrea Giannetti, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard
Set-Decorator – Jille Azis
On TV this month
THE MISSING – What do you do when a missing child walks back into her home 11 years after her disappearance? Where has she been? Who took her? And what about the other girl who went missing at the same time? The Missing returns to explore this brand new case, moving from a German forest, housing a British Miliitary base to the deserts of Iraq. Featuring Tchéky Karyo, Keely Hawes, David Morrissey.
Directors: Ben Chanan, Michael Samuels Producer: Julian Stevens
Production Designer – Paul Cripps
Script Supervisor – Connie Fyans
BLACK MIRROR: Men Against Fire & Playtest – The highly acclaimed series is back, this time on Netflix. This October sees six brand new episodes exploring more stories in the dystopian satricial world of creator Charlie Brooker. Featuring Wyatt Russell, Michael Kelly, Hannah John-Kamen
Directors: Jakob Verbruggen, Dan Trachtenberg Producer: Laurie Borg
Script Supervisor – Jane Jackson (Eps 4,6)
CLASS – Doctor Who fans will recognise Coal Hill High School but in this exciting new series we are invited to follow the day-to-day adventures of the students, at school in a place where danger is bursting through the parameters of space and time. Featuring Peter Capaldi, Katherine Kelly, Fady Elsayed.
Directors: Edward Bazalgette Producers: Derek Richie, Brian Minchin
Editor – Adam Green (Eps 1, 2, 3)
THE GREEN HOLLOW – This one off drama is one of a series of shows marking the anniversary of the Aberfan disaster. On 21st October 1966 an avalanche of coal waste crashed into a school, killing 144 people including 116 children. This was the worst disaster involving children in modern British history. Featuring Michael Sheen, Jonathan Pryce, Siân Phillips
Director: Pip Broughton Producer: Jenna Robbins
Production Sound Mixer – Richard Dyer
CRAZYHEAD - Creator Howard Overman brings us a tale of two unlikely demon hunters. Young women Amy and Raquel spend their lives battling real life demons whilst simultaneously navigating their own in love, life and friendship. Described as a ‘Buffy-style demon-slaying comedy horror’ this new supernatural show is all about fighting demons in your twenties - what could possibly go wrong? Featuring Cara Theobold, Susan Wokoma, Tony Curran.
Directors: Ali Mackay, Declan O’Dwyer Producer: Gareth Williams
1st Assistant Director - Liam Lock (Eps 4,5,6)