2001: A Space Odyssey 50th Anniversary

50 years ago today 'Something wonderful' happened. A film was released that would split the sci-fi world in two. You either loved it or hated it. Most fans have their own theory about the meaning behind the plot and indeed the plot itself. Many of these theories overlap. Here's my interpretation. 4 million years ago,... Continue Reading →

London Film Convention

These events have been taking place for 45 years now. Located in the Methodist Central Hall in Westminster, it used to be a place where collectors and dealers of all kinds of film and TV memorabilia would gather to sell, exchange and browse a variety of merchandise. I first began attending in 1989 and made... Continue Reading →

Trek-On!

Trek-On! was a Sci-Fi one-day convention organised by the guys who produce the TrekMate Podcast. It took place on Saturday 19th August 2017 at The Rudolf Steiner School in King's Landing Langley. I. along with a few other people from FCD Events was asked to help crew the event. Initially there were 14 guests, mostly... Continue Reading →

2001: A Space Odyssey in 70mm

If you have never been to The Prince Charles Cinema before I highly recommend it. Situated just off of Leicester Square, the cinema itself is happily stuck in time. When you visit you will be reminded of how cinemas used to be back in the 70s (if you can remember that far back, or further!).... Continue Reading →

MCM Birmingham Comic Con

It has been a couple of years since I attended an MCM event as I had a few issues with the last one, but they had two guests I had to meet. Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood from 2001: A Space Odyssey. Gary was also in the pilot for Star Trek as Gary Mitchell. I... Continue Reading →

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