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The Renowned Kush Film Boutique: Back Tue 2nd February 2016

We relaunch the Film Boutique on Tuesday 2nd February 2016 with the film The Perfect Guy starring Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy & Morris Chestnut.

We have the whole cinema to ourselves so join us for a drink & some music in the bar, beforehand and then thrills on the big screen!

See THE PERFECT GUY on Tuesday 2nd February @ 7.30pm for 8.30pm start at the plush Regent Street cinema.

Don’t miss this intense psychological sexual thriller!
You may well just be more careful whom you date after this!

Tues 2nd February 2016
7.30pm: arrive / 8.30pm: film start
Tickets: £15
Book tickets here:
Regent Street Cinema, 309 Regent Street, London, W1B 2UW

What happens when you dump a psychopath? Find out in this nail-biting thriller. Stuck in an unhappy relationship, lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) decides to dump her boyfriend, David (Morris Chestnut). Soon after, she meets Carter Duncan (Michael Ealy). All seems to be going well, and Leah’s friends and family all take to the charming IT consultant. But when Carter gets into a fracas with a stranger at a gas station, she sees a different side to him and decides to break up. But it appears breaking up with him is only the start of her troubles with Carter Duncan… From director David M Rosenthal (A Single Shot) comes this tense thriller starring Sanaa Lathan (The Best Man Holiday), Michael Ealy (2 Fast 2 Furious) and Morris Chestnut (Boyz n the Hood).

Cast: Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, Morris Chestnut
Director: David M. Rosenthal
Release date: Nov 2015 / 100 mins / 15


Supported by short film PREY written by Edith Nwekenta and directed by Sunny King

A young woman after a night out, is stalked by a psychopath in a car park.
Prey is the first Alfred Hitchcock inspired suspense thriller of its kind in Nollywood Cinema.The film represents a new era for the next generation of Nigerian filmmakers called “New Nollywood”


Watch Trailer:


This will be followed in March, April and May by a season of new ‘Urban Brit Fliks‘, urban films made by British filmmakers including new films: Hard Time Bus, The Naked Poet and a film we will solely be distributing using a new innovative untried distribution strategy (we will lead the way in providing new opportunities for the distribution of urban/black films) – So we are here now pleased to introduce you to: Lapse of Honour starring extra hot UK grime artiste Lady Leshurr. This is a powerful family drama about love, desolation, aspirations, family break-up and the danger of turning to crime as a source of survival.

Lapse of Honour Final Trailer from Daniel Webb on Vimeo.

Hard Time Bus


Trainee’s Find A Production Company & Get Trained UP



Are you interested in working behind the camera on high end TV dramas like Poldark and Peaky Blinders? Do you have less than two years’ experience?

We’ve got the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

Creative Skillset run a fantastic programme called Trainee Finder where trainees are matched with productions to gain a series of PAID placements in high end TV over a two year period.

If you’d like to be part of this programme, here’s how you get involved.

We’ve held a series of open evenings across the UK to let more people know about this fantastic opportunity – now it’s time for the next stage.

We’re running FREE weekend Microshorts Workshops in Leeds, Manchester, London and Bristol over Spring 2016. We’re looking for 20 people to take part in each workshop, filming a tiny short film over a weekend with our team of experienced facilitators. Following the workshop, we’ll be selecting people to go through to Trainee Finder.

If you’re a budding camera operator, sound recordist, make up artist, production co-ordinator, or any other behind the camera role, apply for your closest workshop today via Hiive (Creative Skillset’s social network for creatives).

Go to: https://app.hiive.co.uk/competitions and scroll down to find the workshop closest to you.

The ONLY criteria is that you need to have less than two years’ experience in your chosen area, so if you’re just starting out, or are changing career paths, this is for you.

Manchester – 5th & 6th March 2016 
Leeds – 9th & 10th April 2016 
London and Bristol – TBC