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The Oscars 2015

The Oscars were held on Wednesday 20th May.  Everyone came in their best ball gowns ready for a lovely evening.

For those of you who couldn’t make it, here is a list of the nominees and winners:

Best Cinematography (Music Video):
Peace- Higher than the Sun
MKTO- Classic
WINNER: Peace- Higher than the Sun.

Best Special Effects (Music Video):
Skrillex- First of the Year
David Guetta ft. Skowtek- Bad
WINNER: Skrillex- First of the Year.

Best Narrative (Music Video):
George Ezra- Budapest
Disclosure- White Noise
WINNER: George Ezra- Budapest.

Best Production Team: MKTO- Classic.

Best Interview (Documentary):
Lewis Gilbert- Am I still Autistic?
Lia McCarthy- What is Gender Equality?
WINNER: Lia McCarthy- What is Gender Equality?

Best Concept (Documentary):
Katie Baigent- We all need Heros
Stephanne Nwaneho- Netflix- The New Drug?
WINNER: Stephanne Nwaneho- Netflix- The New Drug?

Best Cinematography (Documentary):
Emily Harrison- Live Inspired
Danny Curtis- Best day of my life.
WINNER: Emily Harrison- Live Inspired.

Individual awards.

Best Actor- Harry Tidbury
Best Actress- Naomi Phillips
Best Director- Lewis Gilbert
Best Editor (Music Video)- Matt Wharton
Best Editor (Documentary)- Danny Curtis
Outstanding commitment to a blog- Jamal Kamara
Best Stage Manager- Amy Gray
Individual Progress Award- Carina Ward and James Webb
Lifetime Achievement- Lewis Gilbert
Critics’ Choice (Music Video)- George Ezra- Budapest
Critics’ Choice (Documentary)- Danny Curtis- Best day of my life
LHS Music Video 2015- MKTO- Classic
LHS Documentary 2015- Emily Harrison- Live Inspired.

If you would like to see any of these videos, they are on the Heathen Media YouTube Channel here.

Harry Potter Studio Tour

On Friday 13th March, Media and Film took a trip to the Harry Potter Studio Tour at Leavesden Studios.
We arrived and got handed our tickets:
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After a short introduction, we saw the cupboard under the stairs and the Great Hall.


The year 12s went into have a short lesson on the media industry before enjoying a nice cup of butterbeer!

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Everyone saw the rest of the tour and bought a lot of stuff!!