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Posts tagged "Lord Puttnam Seminar"
"Wake Up!" says Lord Puttnam by Dhinesh Ravichandran

“Wake Up!” says Lord Puttnam by Dhinesh Ravichandran

“Be ready to give the answers to your audience.” That was the verbal gauntlet thrown by Lord David Puttnam in a videolink seminar to the students of Puttnam School of Film.  In his first seminar of 2015 on the 9th of January, Lord Puttnam addressed the crucial responsibility that we, as budding filmmakers, have been...
Desperately Seeking Ferris Buellers: A Lord Puttnam Seminar by Charles Packer

Desperately Seeking Ferris Buellers: A Lord Puttnam Seminar by Charles Packer

At the beginning of Monday’s seminar, David Puttnam asked the crowd of budding filmmakers to raise their hands if they felt they had a sense of direction within their filmmaking journeys. The number of hands raised added up to an astounding zero. Hello Cleveland. Much like the central characters endless journey from backstage to front...