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Everybody’s Child: A BAFTA Scotland New Talent Nominee

Wonderful news for Aconite and for all the great new talent that made Everybody’s Child possible:
The film received today a nomination for this year’s BAFTA Scotland new talent award!
This is Garry Fraser’s first documentary and we had many people in the team who Read more »

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‘My Life and Times’ shortlisted for international competition

Hot off the press. We are delighted to announce that ‘My Lives and Times’, the TV version of Garry Fraser’s ‘Everybody’s Child’ has been shortlisted for international competition at the Celtic Media Festival 2013. Read more »

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New Productions: ‘AQUARELA’ AND ’15 IN GAZA’

This has been a packed and very busy New Year and January 2013 has departed without slowing its pace. The new months are filling up already with exciting activities and challenging tasks ahead.

We announced in the New Year the starting of two new projects: AQUARELA and ’15 IN GAZA’.
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…So, this is Christmas and what have you done?…

Seems as if we have behaved so well this year that Christmas has arrived early at Aconite. Our baby steps have been straight and steady…and so far no stumbling. Read more »

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New Commission: ‘15 IN GAZA’ by Wesam Mousa

We are delighted to announce that we have just started to develop ’15 IN GAZA’, a new documentary by Palestinian director Wesam Mousa.

This film has been commissioned by Aljazeera English Read more »

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‘My Lives and Times’ at this year’s CDN awards

Below is the link to the list of nominations for this year’s CDN awards. Our film ‘My Lives and Times’ by Garry Fraser is one of the nominees for Best Nations and Regions programme. Read more »

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CDN Awards Nomination: My Lives and Times: Best Nations & Regions Programme

Great news: We are delighted to announce that our film My Lives and Times has been shortlisted for the Best Nations & Regions Programme CDN award along with two other entries. Read more »

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“My Lives and Times” on BBC2 iplayer and the media

‘My Lives and Times” is available on BBC2 iplayer until this Sun 29th of July:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01l5fvn

Here are some comments from newspapers and radio: Read more »

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‘My Lives and Times’ BBC2 Sun 22 July @10pm

Our TV version of ‘Everybody’s Child’ is being transmitted this Sunday 22nd July, BBC 2 at 10pm. It’s a bold documentary, directed by reformed criminal and recovering heroin addict, Garry Fraser Read more »

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Making Docs Happening

Aconite is at Make Docs Happens this week with two projects:

‘To The Last Drop’ by award winning Danish director Frank Piasecki Poulsen Read more »

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