A NIGHT AT THE 'OSCARS'
Wednesday evening 28th May 2014 was 'OSCAR EVENING' at CFVM. Following our traditional supper, the show was presented by Competitions Secretary Keith Baker and the awards were given by Vice Chairman Michael Morris
The in house awards were announced first
THE LINDEMAN COMPETITION.
for best film under 5 minutes duration;
First place "A World Of Pure Imagination" Keith Baker
Second place "Under And Over" Geoffrey Claridge
Third Place "Kate Fletcher: Fire On The Floor" Kevin Pritchard
THE HOLIDAY COMPETITION
First Place "The Eloosive Moose" Judith and Chris Kenny
Second Place "Warnemünde" Keith Baker
Third Place "A Taste Of Edinburgh" Geoffrey Claridge
THE ONE MINUTE COMPETITION
for films not exceeding 60 seconds duration.
First place "Private Eye: Part 1" Kevin Pritchard
Second place "The Confession" Pam Baker
Third place "Top Of The Tree" Kevin Pritchard
THE DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION
First place "My Dear Murray" Clive Hand
Second place "High And Mighty" Geoffrey Claridge
Third Place "Bloomsbury Byways" Judith and Chris Kenny
THE CFVM ANNUAL COMPETITION 2014
Our 'Annual' was judged in the early part of May 2014 by three members of Darlington Camcorder Club and we thank them very much for their time and fair judgement.
Clive Hand's entry "My Dear Murray" was awarded
THE FOUNDERS CUP or Best film of the year
THE GIBBON'S SHIELD for the Best Edited entry
THE FORMBY CUP for the Best Sound Track
THE JOHN PHILLIPS MEDALLION for the Best Commentary
THE LOUISE BIRD TROPHY for Best Natural History Film
by Judith and Chris Kenny won for "In Search Of The Tiger"
THE JOHN WRIGHT AWARD
for most humorous entry went to Pam Baker for her film "The Confession"
BEST NOVICE cup is awarded to John Bradshaw for his entry "The Lake Isle"
THE VICTOR LUDORUM
award for films entered and points gained in club competitions throughout the year was won by Geoffrey Claridge.
SPECIAL COMMENDATION was awarded to Kevin Pritchard by the judges of Darlington Camcorder Club, for his work with Visual Effects in the making of his film "Kate Fletcher: Fire On The Floor"
The membership voted that
THE PEARMAN AWARD
for 'Clubmanship', exceptional contribution to the club throughout the year, should be presented to