How old is Shane Meadows?

How old is Shane Meadows?

49 years (December 26, 1972)Shane Meadows / Age

What is Shane Meadows doing now?

Filming has started in Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire for Shane Meadows’ new drama, Gallows Pole. The drama is based on the novel by Benjamin Myers, which fictionalises the true story of the rise and fall of David Hartley and the Cragg Vale Coiners.

Is Shane Meadows an auteur?

As has been highlighted in this collection, Shane Meadows’ persona as a white, working-class man from a deprived community in post-industrial Britain is inexorably connected to his status as a contemporary British auteur.

When was shane Meadows born?

December 26, 1972 (age 49 years)Shane Meadows / Date of birth
Shane Meadows was born on 26 December 1972 in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, and grew up in Nottingham. That city’s estates and suburbs have provided the locations and settings for all his work to date. While on the dole, Meadows completed some twenty-five short films shot on a borrowed video camcorder.

Will there be a second series of the virtues?

“The time we spent casting in the UK & Ireland, and the months of rehearsals we did before the shoot mean that, much like ‘This Is England’, all the characters have the potential to develop further. That being said, the end [of The Virtues] feels fairly conclusive and I’ve no plans to do another as yet.

Will there ever be another This Is England?

A new series of This Is England has just been confirmed.

How did Shane Meadows get into filmmaking?

In 1994, Shane’s first step into the world of film making was to volunteer his services at the Nottingham based Intermedia Film and Video Ltd. The arrangement was that he would be allowed to borrow camcorders and use editing equipment in return for working there for free.

Where was virtues filmed?

The Virtues was filmed in Sheffield, South Yorkshire and Belfast, Northern Ireland. Other notable locations in the series include Birkenhead and the Liverpool to Belfast ferry. The production company, Warp Films are based in Sheffield and the city was used to shoot many interior shots of The Virtues.

What happened to Joseph in The Virtues?

After she recognises him, he collapses due to lack of food, and after a long sleep the pair have a very emotional reunion. It’s revealed they were put into a children’s home after their parents died – and that his sister was adopted, while Joe was put in a home for boys.

Are Warp Films independent?

Warp Films is an independent film and television production company based in Sheffield & London, UK.

What films have warp films made?

Warp Films: the essential releases

  • Dead Man’s Shoes (2004)
  • This is England (2007)
  • Four Lions (2010)
  • Submarine (2010)
  • Tyrannosaur (2010)
  • Kill List (2011)
  • Berberian Sound Studio (2011)

Who is Shane Meadows?

Birthplace: Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England, UK While he flirted with the wrong side of the law as a teenager, Shane Meadows found his true calling when he borrowed a camcorder and started making short films with his friends as actors. After producing some 30 shorts, he was tapped to helm the TV documentary “The Gypsy’s Tale” in 1995.

Why watch Shane’s short films?

From drama to comedy and through to the factual world of documentaries, Shane’s varied short film creations make for entertaining and inspiring viewing.

Who is Shane Smith?

Since embarking on his journey into film making back in 1994, Shane has created numerous short films in all kinds of genres. From drama to comedy and through to the factual world of documentaries, Shane’s varied short film creations make for entertaining and inspiring viewing.

Who are the actors in Dead Man’s shoes?

Director: Shane Meadows | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke, Vanessa Feltz Though the concept is interesting and quirky, the drama fails to deliver. 5. Dead Man’s Shoes (2004)