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NEWS_FEB2009_CherryofZennor

The international premiere of a half hour film of an extraordinary Cornish fairytale. Teenage Cherry sets out to seek adventures and romance, but inadvertently becomes nursemaid in a fairy household. Who is Aunt Prudence? Why are the baby’s eyes so bright? Can Cherry resist her handsome new master? A tale containing deep wisdom about the nature of love relationships – or just come to revel in the ravishing images of Dartmoor and the rugged Cornish coast.

The Chagford Filmmaking Group is dedicated to making films of British fairytales – traditional stories rooted in the British landscape. www.fairytalefilms.co.uk

NEWS_JAN2009_Moonacre

Gabor Csupo (‘Bridge to Terabithia’) directs this adventure based on the classic children’s novel ‘The Little White Horse’ by Elizabeth Goudge. Dakota Blue Richards (‘The Golden Compass’) plays Maria Merryweather, a 13-year-old girl who is forced to move in with Sir Benjamin (Ioan Gruffudd), the eccentric uncle she never knew she had, following the death of her father. Uprooted from her London life and transplanted to the ancestral home of Moonacre Manor, Maria finds herself in a mysterious world out of time, populated by strange characters and mythical beasts. It’s not long before she discovers that there is an ancient story around the founding of the family estate that will have a profound effect on her destiny….link


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