Bang Average Films proudly present their second short film, MARTIN SHARPE IS SORRY. Starring Dean Kilbey and Helen Lewis, this dark and timely drama focuses on the titular Martin Sharpe, as he holes himself in a hotel room following the launch of a media firestorm against him, in the form of several allegations of inappropriate […]Read More MARTIN SHARPE IS SORRY… and Available to Watch NOW!
The last few months in film have been really weird, and summed up brilliantly by the author Hugh Howey in this Tweet… 2016: All my favorite celebrities are dead. 2017: All my favorite celebrities are dead to me. — Hugh Howey (@hughhowey) 9 November 2017 …And it’s only going to get worse, it seems. As […]Read More Second short MARTIN SHARPE IS SORRY in the bag!
Bang Average Films were featured by the awesome Midlands Movies recently. The awesome website – a long-time champion of Midlands film, and filmmakers in general – also featured our short film Careering, which makes them 78% cooler than every website on earth*. Our second short film, Martin Sharpe Is Sorry, is in pre-production, with the script […]Read More Bang Average Films featured on Midlands Movies
This is the first in a series of (hopefully) helpful posts about the process of writing, producing and shooting no-budget short films. There has never been a better time to be a filmmaker, especially if you want to tell short, simple stories. The tech is cheaper and more accessible than ever before, and you can […]Read More Writing Your First No-Budget Short
It is with great pleasure that Bang Average Films present their first short film Careering to the world. Shot in one day at Loughborough College on Sunday 1st October, Careering is a fun and wacky three minute short that was as much a hoot to film as it (hopefully) will be for you guys to […]Read More Comedy short ‘Careering’ available to watch now
All the cast and crew brought their A game, and it resulted in a fun, laid-back shoot. Perfect for a comedy short. The actors were all superb, and extremely complimentary towards us for the way that we filmed and the atmosphere we created. Here are some photos from the shoot. As you can tell, we […]Read More Photos from the set of our short film CAREERING
There’s nothing quite like your first time… Bang Average Films shot their debut short film CAREERING on Sunday 1st October 2017. It was a great day. Cast and crew were all on time (a huge tick on a short, if you ask me) and ready to have fun, and that’s exactly what we had. The […]Read More First Short CAREERING now in post-production
Where did the name Bang Average Films come from? My friend is from the Liverpool area, and he always refers to stuff he doesn’t think is great as ‘bang average’. I like the phrase, and thought it would be a good name for a film collective that was making films that give good bang for […]Read More Interview with Bang Average Films’ Creative Director, Daley Francis
We are in pre-production on our first comedy short, Careering, and we’re pretty excited about getting it made and out into the world. The ethos behind Bang Average Films is simple: Get stuff made. That’s the plan for the next few years, until James Cameron signs us up for Avatar 6 and we retire to […]Read More Bang Average Films are ready to launch