The Young Wins Honourable Mention At Los Angeles Movie Awards

Posted by RW on January 14, 2012

Yesterday, the winners for this year’s Los Angeles Movie Awards were confirmed, and The Young gained its first critical acclaim in the US. The Young continues to punch above its weight, earning an Honourable Mention Award in the huge annual online international film event. The Mulholland-based fest stands as one of the greatest platforms for […]

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The Young Premiered

Posted by KT on July 6, 2011

Premiered at a private screening at Liverpool John Moore University (Monday 11 July) Richard Weston’s (nee Thompson) ‘The Young’ is a first feature film by his Wirral based Film Instinct.

The film is about a post apocalyptic world in which young people have to create their own rules in a backdrop of devastation.

Birds still sing. This is not a world without vegetation or food, but the cities have been raised to the ground. Desolate industrial estates now harbour power brokers and survival is a basic need.

The cast have been drawn from the rich vein of dramatic talent at Calday Grammar School as well as local theatre company, Off the Ground.

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