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Young Talent sought for Short Film for North Cyprus Film

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North Cyprus Film has been asked to seek out a talented young actress for an up-coming short feature film to be shot in North Cyprus in August this year. By filmmancyprus……. World acclaimed… Continue reading

A 400 Year Resurrection Of William Shakespeare

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By Peter Wills…….. To quote William Shakespeare, “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women  merely players.  They have their exits and their entrances;  And one man in his time… Continue reading

Othello On Location in Northern Cyprus

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“…O, beware my Lord, of jealousy!  It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on…,”  William Shakespeare, Othello, Act3 Scene3   This was just one of the stirring speeches… Continue reading

Volunteers Required for the Second TRNC, Golden Island International Film Festival

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Following the success of the 2014 festival, the GOLDEN ISLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL II  is planned for October this year and will take place in Girne and Lefkosa over a four day period. … Continue reading

North Cyprus Films are coming

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North Cyprus Films are coming   By Peter Wills……… The ‘Old Bard’ is coming to North Cyprus. That’s William Shakespeare! Well not the man himself, but a film crew and actors from the Globe… Continue reading

Armchair Film Viewing – A touch of opulent luxury at Starlux

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Armchair Film Viewing  A touch of opulent luxury!   By Peter Wills……  If you are a film buff and prefer the big screen to the TV screen then the new Starlux Cinema in… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 10 – I am still a celebrity! – By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 10    I am still a celebrity!   By Peter Wills…….. It is some two years since I finished writing this memoir and it is amazing what’s happened since then. As… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 9 – I’m A Celebrity – Throw Me Out of Here By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 9   I’m A Celebrity – Throw Me Out of Here   By Peter Wills…….. I’m A Celebrity – Throw Me Out of Here (with apologies to ITV Studios) I suppose… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 8 – Casual Encounters By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 8   Casual Encounters By Peter Wills…….. Casual Encounters As you will have gathered the vast majority of my encounters with the ‘rich and famous’ have been because of circumstances… Continue reading

North Cyprus Film needs you!

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North Cyprus Film needs you!   If you have a passion for films and filming, this is an opportunity you cannot afford to miss. NORTH  CYPRUS FILM, in conjunction with the Government, Commercial… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 7 – The Golden Mile By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 7  The Golden Mile Thirty-Two Years of Candyfloss   By Peter Wills…….. The Golden Mile Thirty-Two Years of Candyfloss Blackpool was the last place on earth that I wanted to… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 6 – The Stars Come Out at Night By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 6  The Stars Come Out at Night and sometimes in the daytime too …   By Peter Wills…….. The Stars Come Out at Night and sometimes in the daytime too… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 5 – Carrots and Clarinets, Chihuahuas and Contessas By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 5  Carrots and Clarinets, Chihuahuas and Contessas By Peter Wills……..   Carrots and Clarinets, Chihuahuas and Contessas One can get a little fed up of tyres and elephants and I… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 4 – Beatles, Water-Rats, Elephants And Flying Machines By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 4  Beatles, Water-Rats, Elephants And Flying Machines   By Peter Wills……..   Beatles, Water-Rats, Elephants And Flying Machines Back home and temporarily out of work, I turned my hands to… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 3 – The In-Between Years By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 3  The In-Between Years   By Peter Wills……..   The In-Between Years From Sheerness, I moved to Leicester as I have already mentioned, followed by a brief spell back home… Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 2 – The Rock and Roll Years By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 2  The Rock and Roll Years   By Peter Wills……..   The Rock and Roll Years I am sure many of you will remember the Saturday morning Children’s Cinema Clubs; … Continue reading

Name Dropper, Chapter 1 – A Lifetime on the Celebrity Fringes By Peter Wills

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Name Dropper, Chapter 1    A Lifetime on the Celebrity Fringes   By Peter Wills…….. Introduction…….. A Lifetime on the Celebrity Fringes They say that “nostalgia is a thing of the past”, but… Continue reading

Golden Island International Film Festival – Questionnaire

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Golden Island International Film Festival Questionnaire   What are the views and activities of all ex-pats in North Cyprus when watching films?   By Peter Wills I am sure by now that you will have… Continue reading