Conservatives in Coalition PodcastsEdited by Kevin Hiley
These are a selection of video podcasts made for the Political Studies Association 'Conservatives and Conservatism Specialist Group website.
Each feature a leading academic in a respective field discussing the Coalition Government between the Conservative Party and the Liberal Democrats revolving around key areas.
A Class of Their Ownby John Isles
What do fans of the 'big three' *really* think of each other? Westlake Films attempts to answer that question.
Three costumed fans wait on a rain-soaked platform for a train that may never arrive.
Watch to find who amongst them has: "Moral superiority?" "Skills to battle Daleks?" "a lightsabre in their pocket?"
The Bruises of Gareth PrestonEdited by Kevin Hiley & Rebecca Wray
Making films is not always a safe activity - as Gareth Preston is well aware!
This video is a short collection of the bruises inflicted upon Gareth during our long years as film makers. He gets punched, kicked, whipped, hit by sticks, humiliated and tormented all for the love of film-making. So, we pay tribute to Gareth now, and honour his pain for all our pleasures. Thanks, Gareth!
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Scenes to MusicEdited by Kevin Hiley
Beautiful and powerful images of heritage and
industry throughout the United Kingdom set to music.
A trio of short films, compiled to showcase a
professional library of archive film. A visual feast
for you to enjoy!
A Westlake Information FilmEdited by Kevin Hiley
Do you ever get tired of those F.A.C.T. trailers at
the cinema? You know, the ones telling us how the
internet is going to destroy the film industry unless
we stop using it? Here is our tribute!
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Robin HoodCreated by Kevin Hiley
Robin gets news that Maid Marion has been captured by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham and taken to the Castle! Quickly, he races to her rescue...
But in the trees of the forest, the Sheriff lays in waiting for his outlaw nemesis to fall into his grasp!
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Christmas with Uncle GilbertCreated by Kevin Hiley, Josh Fielden and Andrew Scott
At the festive time of year, it is important to know our limits when it comes to the consumption of alcohol. So, join Uncle Gilbert and his nephew as they discover the limits of alcohol!
The results of this experiment may shock you all!
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Hedgehog News Broadcastwith Trevor McFlurry
A killer has broken out of the local park prison and is on the prowl. A nationwide search has not been able to find the criminal, so an emergency broadcast is made to the nation.
This short comedy sketch was made as our entry for the Chairmans Challenge at the Huddersfield Video and Cine Club in 2006. Enjoy!
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The Wedding Photoreelof John Isles and Amy Tredgett
John Isles and Amy Tredgett were married at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on August 12th 2006. It was a beautiful day and a number of John and Amy's closest friends were able to attend.
By kind permission of the bride and groom, we are able to provide a 'photoreel of images taken by Kevin Hiley, Carl Bowler and Jonathan Miles. We hope you enjoy it!
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Heroic Rescuewith Jonathan Miles
Heroes take many shapes, and in this addition to the Haberdashery, a Hero gets more than he bargained for when he comes to rescue an imprisoned Princess from the hands of a sinister creature...
This short is inspired by the American horror films of the 1930's which featured larger-than-life animals.
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Fabulous Fairytales No. 1The tales of the Little Red Hen with Jeremly Higgleswicker
Story time! A lovely Red Hen decides to bake some bread. So, she sets about gathering the ingredients in preperation.
Her lovely friends are also on hand to help her out... or are they?
The role of Jeremy Higgleswicker was portrayed by Josh Fielden.
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Beauforts Babblingswith Jonathan Miles
Jonathan Miles talks about his early days of producing low-quality Doctor Who audios and how he progressed onto the various roles he has played in amateur films over the years such as Westlakes "Future Investment" and "Nemesis of Doom" as well as his various other roles including the Dynasties series.
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The Who ProjectEdited by Kevin Hiley and John Isles
This is a group films in which Doctor Who Props should beware! This features many of the props in the now closed Llangolen exhibition.
It joins the Haberdashery as our first music film in this section!
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Watched one too many Holiday Films?
Yes, so have we! So, we present this short film shot entirely on Photographic Digital Camera which takes a side-ways glace at this popular film format...
The voice of the commentary was provided by Kevin Hiley
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WarPresented by Joshua Fielden
Some interesting ideas about improving warfare and the effects it has on civilian populations are just a couple of things tackled in Josh's opening Video Comment.
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Writers Block and Iby Gareth Preston
How does Gareth manage to write all those scripts for his various audio productions? How does he dream up the excellent film ideas he has? Well, find out now!
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