|We are thrilled to announce a brand new start-up company from Warp Films, Warp X, which beat off strong competition from 17 other independent film companies to win more than £4.5 million in funding over the next 3 years from UK Film Council, FilmFour and regional funding bodies EM Media and Screen Yorkshire. The project, which aims to introduce the next wave of cutting-edge UK film-makers, will launch in January 2006 when it will seek out emerging writers, directors and producers. No submitted material or job enquiries will be considered for the slate before that time. There promises to be lots of goodness to look forward to
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In other news, Chris Cunningham’s Rubber Johnny was named Best Experimental Short Film at the Melbourne International Film Festival and Warp Films are on worldwide tour with RESfest. Check the RESfest Site for more details and schedules.
Rubber Johnny in Warpmart