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The Wand

Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers with Sutton Coldfield College

Watch the Trailer Here

Winter fun filming in Wales

A group of members rented cottages near Brecon to film Andy Wills' The Attic.  Watch The Making of The Attic to see what a great time we had.  And here's the finished film The Attic.


Latest News

Penny Cup

The Penny Cup

Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers are presented with the Penny Cup by John Simpson of Weymouth Movie Makers.  The Penny Cup is a national competition, and was won by Julian Austwick's The Race to Death's Door.

Sutton Coldfield College project

Some members have been having fun making a short fantasy film called The Wand with students at Sutton Coldfield College.  Scripted by Julian Austwick, it's currently in post production.  More about this here. Watch the Trailer here.

SCMM at MMM 14th Oct 2018 for website

Success at MMM Festival

Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers films won 4 of the 5 trophies at the Midland Movie Makers Festival in Ticknall on 14th October 2018. Congratulations to all involved!

Trailer for a new comedy

The Race to Death's Door is the latest film written and directed by Julian Austwick.  This delightful comedy has already won two awards: The Tony Rose Trophy at the Midland Movie Makers Festival and the Inter-Clubs Trophy at the CEMRIAC Autumn Festival 2018.

Trailer for a new film

Jack Reid's Short Cut stars Julian Austwick as a shy birdwatcher.  It's Jack's first fiction film and he was assisted by experienced filmmakers Ann and Arthur Fletcher.  With this film Jack Reid won the VideoQuip Trophy for Best First Time Winner at the MMM Festival 2018.


Fiona Dunn on TV

Club member Fiona Dunn gives a great overview of Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers in this interview by Carl Jones on Made In Birmingham TV.

Award winners

Julian Austwick's delightful film "Friends", won FIVE STARS at BIAFF.  Well done Julian and co-stars Jack Grainger and Fiona Dunn.  Another brilliant result for Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers!

Making films together

Getting together to make films is fun and an excellent way to learn. 

"Full House"  was created in a day !  See more of our Midland Movie Makers Midsummer Madness films made in a day here.

You don’t need fancy equipment

This film was made with a Samsung smartphone and edited on Windows Movie Maker.

"Home Alone Hannah"  was SCMM member Debbie Daniels’ first entry into a SCMM competition.

One for the engineers

Another film made on a smartphone: Gordon Hunt was so impressed by this piece of Japanese engineering that he grabbed the opportunity to make this little film called Magic Metal.