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Whirlygig Spotlights

Talking about On the Upside.

Talking about On the Upside.

A couple of photos from the Whirlygig Spotlight event I did earlier this month. Talking about my short films – Crow Feathers, On the Upside, and The Garden – and also doing a Q&A with Mikey Please (of the BAFTA wining, and brilliant, Eagle Man Stag) and Rebecca E Marshall  (a documentary and experimental film maker who showed the poetic doc Glitter and Storm). The photos are by Helen Nias who also reviewed the event on her blog here..

See the pictures below…

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Whirlygig Short Filmmaker Spotlight

Whirlygig Spotlights Poster

Whirlygig Spotlights Poster

A selection of my short films are screening in whirlygigcinema’s short filmmaker Spotlight at the Transgallan Newington Green Tues 9.10.12. I am planning to show The Garden, On the Upside and Crow Feathers, and I also have to give a bit of a chat about their production! For more information visit: or the spotlights page

On the Upside screens at Speech Motion London

On the Upside - Molly hangs washing

On the Upside – Molly hangs washing

September 25th 2011. On the Upside screened at Speech Motion – a regular poetry, film and performance evening in Stoke Newington hosted by BBC Edinburgh Fringe Poetry Slam Champion Catherine Brogan.  I got to do some impromptu cartooning too in Sketch the Rhyme, a rapping and live drawing scenario a bit like a projected version of Pictionary ?! Here is the line up from the evening…

On the Upside features in the Guardian Guide

Guardian Guide Nov 15th 2008: “With over 1,000 entries, Encounters is easily the UK’s largest international short film festival, and the calibre of entries is undeniably superior. Of the 300 short films screened,…spot new film-making and animation talent among the treats – such as Peter Bunzl’s On The Upside, pictured.”

On the Upside wins Accolade Award

On the Upside Small Publicity Still Cropped

On the Upside Small Publicity Still Cropped

On March 25th 2008 On the Upside won an Accolade Award in The Accolade Competition, which honours outstanding achievements in film, television and videography. The film received An Award of Excellence in the Short Film Category and and Honourable mention for overall post-production.