Most Recent Impact50 Updates

Dee Chilton And The Beginnings Of ‘The End Of The Line’

I’d never really thought about writing audio drama before the producer of ‘The End Of The Line’ asked me to write a navy-themed episode, which I knew to be a wonderfully crafted and thought provoking podcast series of: ‘Powerful stories about how we treat women who don’t have kids’. At that time, I’d already listened

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Impact50: The Festival Cut is done…

We are now running at 111 minutes, longer than the advice I was given, but WAY shorter than the 145 mins we were running at before. Almost every film has been trimmed and four films have been removed entirely, including my own that was the final chapter, of the impact and devastation and final flourishing

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Impact50 and the inevitable recut for film festivals…

As we enter the festival stages for Impact50, we need to get real. The film is too long and in my view, most festivals will reject it on running time alone. I asked a couple of friendly festival programmers for some feedback and here it is (edited to make it flow). I watched the movie

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What did the audience think at the online premiere of Impact50?

Last Saturday we hosted the private online premiere of Impact50… At first I thought turnout was low as the softeware reported only 35 people were watching. That turned out to be 35 people who were logged into their accounts on YouTube at the time! When we got the numbers back from Youtube we discoved 2,400

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Listen to Milethia Thomas on BBC Radio Humberside with Fiona Mills

Milethia manages to capture the essence of Impact50 so brilliantly in this interview on the day of the online première! Well done for keeping the energy and momentum up Milethia! Want to get a little bit more Impact? Here’s some related posts… Taking The Impact out of Life’s A Beach by Mark Hampton ‘Prime Meridian’

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So it’s official! Impact50 has broken TWO world records!

We have smashed our own pervious record on ‘50 Kisses’ with 67 screenwriters on The Impact, and beaten the film, The Owner, which had 25 directors. Impact50 has 40! No we are not registered with Guinness as they have changed the way they do things and it would cost somewhere between £5k and £10k to

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The Impact50 Posters Have Arrived! Grab Yours Now…

The Impact50 Posters Have Arrived! And we start sending out next week… We are making the posters available for £20 (for two posters), including shipping (in a cardboard poster tube). You can grab yours below… I am closing thisoffer at the end of June 2022. Also, once we sell out that’s it, we won’t print

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You will not believe the IMDb score for The Impact

Time To Vote… We have had just 45 people vote on IMDb and 2,000 people in the end credits (screen grab above taken on June 12th 2022). So no matter your involvement in The Impact, if you are credited, it is in YOUR interest and that of everyone else involved, to vote now. It would

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Dee Chilton And The Beginnings Of ‘The End Of The Line’

I’d never really thought about writing audio drama before the producer of ‘The End Of The Line’ asked me to write a navy-themed episode, which I knew to be a wonderfully crafted and thought provoking podcast series of: ‘Powerful stories about how we treat women who don’t have kids’. At that time, I’d already listened

Read More »

Impact50: The Festival Cut is done…

We are now running at 111 minutes, longer than the advice I was given, but WAY shorter than the 145 mins we were running at before. Almost every film has been trimmed and four films have been removed entirely, including my own that was the final chapter, of the impact and devastation and final flourishing

Read More »

Impact50 and the inevitable recut for film festivals…

As we enter the festival stages for Impact50, we need to get real. The film is too long and in my view, most festivals will reject it on running time alone. I asked a couple of friendly festival programmers for some feedback and here it is (edited to make it flow). I watched the movie

Read More »

What did the audience think at the online premiere of Impact50?

Last Saturday we hosted the private online premiere of Impact50… At first I thought turnout was low as the softeware reported only 35 people were watching. That turned out to be 35 people who were logged into their accounts on YouTube at the time! When we got the numbers back from Youtube we discoved 2,400

Read More »

Listen to Milethia Thomas on BBC Radio Humberside with Fiona Mills

Milethia manages to capture the essence of Impact50 so brilliantly in this interview on the day of the online première! Well done for keeping the energy and momentum up Milethia! Want to get a little bit more Impact? Here’s some related posts… Taking The Impact out of Life’s A Beach by Mark Hampton ‘Prime Meridian’

Read More »

So it’s official! Impact50 has broken TWO world records!

We have smashed our own pervious record on ‘50 Kisses’ with 67 screenwriters on The Impact, and beaten the film, The Owner, which had 25 directors. Impact50 has 40! No we are not registered with Guinness as they have changed the way they do things and it would cost somewhere between £5k and £10k to

Read More »

The Impact50 Posters Have Arrived! Grab Yours Now…

The Impact50 Posters Have Arrived! And we start sending out next week… We are making the posters available for £20 (for two posters), including shipping (in a cardboard poster tube). You can grab yours below… I am closing thisoffer at the end of June 2022. Also, once we sell out that’s it, we won’t print

Read More »

You will not believe the IMDb score for The Impact

Time To Vote… We have had just 45 people vote on IMDb and 2,000 people in the end credits (screen grab above taken on June 12th 2022). So no matter your involvement in The Impact, if you are credited, it is in YOUR interest and that of everyone else involved, to vote now. It would

Read More »