Most Recent Impact50 Updates

Twelve days from now… The Impact Finally Makes Contact In London

I want to invite you personally to an extraordinary evening. Walk red carpet. Enjoy the celebrations and awards. Watch the movie in a theatre, as it should be seen. And network with hundreds of other filmmakers, writers, actors, producers… It will be a time to reconnect with our passion for story, each other as creatives,

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Prepare for The Impact… Feature by filmink.com.au

by Dov Kornits May 18, 2022 The crowd-created feature was eight years in the making by sixty-seven writers and thirty-six directors (both world records), including Australians. If the premise of Don’t Look Up had you hooked, then The Impact – about a meteor strike heading for earth, giving humanity 2 hours to live – will

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Wonderful write up about Impact50 from Pamela Perry

Pamela Perry who was part of the screenwriting challenge for Impact50 just uploaded a lovely write up… here’s a bit of it… I had the opportunity to watch a screener of the film. The passion for storytelling and filmmaking by everyone involved is clearly evident, as is the power of team effort. The ticking clock

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REVIEW: Impact50 on film review site SplingMovies.com

Here are a few excerpts from the quite detailed and indepth review by Stephen ‘Spling’ Aspeling… While the coming apocalypse could lead to some dark places when it comes to rampant lawlessness, The Impact tends toward more heartfelt and intimate stories that evoke a mostly positive and often haunting reflection of our humanity… Writers, directors,

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On The Page with Pilar Alessandra… The Impact50 Podcast

Episode 771… Wait what? How many episodes? Here’s a podcast I recorded with Pilar Alessandra a few weeks back about Impact50. It’s a cracker! As ever, Pilar is a ROCK STAR! Thank you so much! Here are all the other places you can hear or download it too. http://onthepage.libsyn.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/on-the-page-screenwriting/id262077408 http://podbay.fm/show/262077408 https://open.spotify.com/show/5gKMISD3ykqglig23RADcq?si=NOe7-E6GR9G7H4jBIbC-8Q I hope you

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The Impact DCP Goes To The BBFC For Classification

The final DCP* for The Impact is coming out just over 100GB, fitting nicely on an old SSD ripped from a dead laptop. And it’s now time to submit the film for BBFC classification. This is a legal requirement if we are to show the film publically, and also part of the evidence trail for

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Struck by a Meteorite! What Are The Chances? By Milethia Thomas

“You have a better chance of getting hit by a tornado and a bolt of lightning and a hurricane all at the same time.” Michael Reynolds, astronomer and author of  Falling Stars: A Guide to Meteors & Meteorites (as told to the National Geographic). Such observations would have been little comfort to Ann Hodges, who

Read More »

Twelve days from now… The Impact Finally Makes Contact In London

I want to invite you personally to an extraordinary evening. Walk red carpet. Enjoy the celebrations and awards. Watch the movie in a theatre, as it should be seen. And network with hundreds of other filmmakers, writers, actors, producers… It will be a time to reconnect with our passion for story, each other as creatives,

Read More »

Prepare for The Impact… Feature by filmink.com.au

by Dov Kornits May 18, 2022 The crowd-created feature was eight years in the making by sixty-seven writers and thirty-six directors (both world records), including Australians. If the premise of Don’t Look Up had you hooked, then The Impact – about a meteor strike heading for earth, giving humanity 2 hours to live – will

Read More »

Wonderful write up about Impact50 from Pamela Perry

Pamela Perry who was part of the screenwriting challenge for Impact50 just uploaded a lovely write up… here’s a bit of it… I had the opportunity to watch a screener of the film. The passion for storytelling and filmmaking by everyone involved is clearly evident, as is the power of team effort. The ticking clock

Read More »

REVIEW: Impact50 on film review site SplingMovies.com

Here are a few excerpts from the quite detailed and indepth review by Stephen ‘Spling’ Aspeling… While the coming apocalypse could lead to some dark places when it comes to rampant lawlessness, The Impact tends toward more heartfelt and intimate stories that evoke a mostly positive and often haunting reflection of our humanity… Writers, directors,

Read More »

On The Page with Pilar Alessandra… The Impact50 Podcast

Episode 771… Wait what? How many episodes? Here’s a podcast I recorded with Pilar Alessandra a few weeks back about Impact50. It’s a cracker! As ever, Pilar is a ROCK STAR! Thank you so much! Here are all the other places you can hear or download it too. http://onthepage.libsyn.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/on-the-page-screenwriting/id262077408 http://podbay.fm/show/262077408 https://open.spotify.com/show/5gKMISD3ykqglig23RADcq?si=NOe7-E6GR9G7H4jBIbC-8Q I hope you

Read More »

The Impact DCP Goes To The BBFC For Classification

The final DCP* for The Impact is coming out just over 100GB, fitting nicely on an old SSD ripped from a dead laptop. And it’s now time to submit the film for BBFC classification. This is a legal requirement if we are to show the film publically, and also part of the evidence trail for

Read More »

Struck by a Meteorite! What Are The Chances? By Milethia Thomas

“You have a better chance of getting hit by a tornado and a bolt of lightning and a hurricane all at the same time.” Michael Reynolds, astronomer and author of  Falling Stars: A Guide to Meteors & Meteorites (as told to the National Geographic). Such observations would have been little comfort to Ann Hodges, who

Read More »