We’re delighted to announce our media sponsor for this year’s Festival, It’s the excellent fFatti Films, run by Mr Kevin Allen
S0 without further ado, a few words from our sponsor
fFATTI fFILMS is genuinely overjoyed and balls achingly elated to be part of THE 2014 LAUGHARNE WEEKEND. We are excited, electrified stunned tickled pink to have been tapped up approached by Richard Thomas for some desperately needed last minute dough sponsorship. No, we are. It’s a great festival that strives to operate beyond the crapness ubiquity of so many other clueless festivals. So, Laugharne will hopefully become a bloodbath significant hunting ground for us to prey speculate connect with some tidy emerging new talent. And, if any of you have a shit hot exciting new project you think is worth bunging in nurturing to fruition with us, please get in touch.
fFATTI fFILMS specialises in the development and production of Film & Television. The company was started by writer/director/producer/pig farmer Kevin Allen in 2013 and is committed to developing and producing a wide spectrum of product projects, ranging from one off documentaries, TV series to real feature length fillums. The company’s main focus is to embrace a sustainable approach to film making in Wales, aiming to discover and nurture fresh writing & film making talent in Wales… and Anglessy.
Yours Sincerely affectionately truly
Current projects include:
Y Syrcas ( The Circus ) – a feature film set in 1848 Tregaron – for S4C transmission 2013 – distributed by AimImage for international cinema release in 2014.
‘When the Circus comes to town’ – documentary about the making of Y SYRCAS. ~for S4C – transmission spring 2014.
‘ Lost in Translation’ - documentary film about Dylan Thomas ( presented by Rhys Ifans ) for S4C/UK Network transmission 2014.
Under Milk Wood – feature film – shooting June 2014 – in English & Welsh ( back to back ) – for UK domestic transmission and international cinema distribution. Rhys Ifans will playing the role of 1st Voice.
Scarlet Town – a multi lingual TV series ( Welsh, English, Polish, Chinese, Urdu, Arabic ) set in Llanelli. In development with S4C. Written by Kevin Allen & Helen Griffin.
Waterfall – feature film set in post-industrial South Wales – in the vein of Allen’s debut feature, Twin Town. Although Allen has declined from producing a Twin Town sequel, this film attempts to follow on from what the Swansea set cult film had to offer, but in a bi-lingual landscape. Developed with S4C.
God’s Work – Feature film – a comedy set in the world of Taxidermy and modern conceptual art – written by Murray Lachlan Young & Jonathon Fox Bassett. In development.
The Man from God Knows Where –
Feature film in the vein of Night of the Hunter and Badlands. Piping hot screenplay written by Kevin Allen & Pat McCabe. In development.
And tons more that I just can’t really be arsed to go into …