Sep 0
Sep 0

Not the Devil

We’re thrilled to be collaborating with the wonderfully talented and BFI Future Filmmaker Siobhan Schwartzberg on latest short film, Not the Devil. Co-produced by TV producer James Dean (This is Jinsy, Midnight Beast) this powerful LGBT film will be shooting in October It’s present day and Andrew, who lives on an East-London council estate has become […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

Soror: Portobello Film Festival

Soror has been selected for the 20th Portobello Film Festival and will be screened on the 17th of September! PFF is the UK’s biggest independent film competition and we’re thrilled to see Soror be a part of that. The screening is free and for all the details click here Soror on IMDb

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Sep 0
Sep 0

AOAD: Marathon Mayhem

Having recently announced Dreams Come True as their charity partner and relaunch, they have decided to run the Walt Disney World Marathon in Florida in January 2016 to celebrate all this excitement. A 26.2 mile run that’ll take them through four Walt Disney World theme parks and the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. From the Magic Kingdom Park, Animal Kingdom Park, […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

AOAD: Charity Partner

After an intense period of development, including being shortlisted for the Richard Branson’s initiative, Pitch to Rich, AOAD is thrilled to announce Dreams Come True as their charity partner and are relaunching as a social enterprise in January 2016. AOAD began as an online movement, a community of people here to tell you that anything is possible, to […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

The Prey: World Premiere

The Prey has secured it World Premiere and has been officially selected for this year’s Mile High Horror Film Festival in Colorado, US. Recognised as one of the top 5 coolest horror/sci-fi film festivals in the world by MovieMaker Magazine, the MHHFF strives to bring the very best genre films from around the world to Colorado and we […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

Tea For Two: World Premiere Announced

Tea For Two has secured it World Premiere and has been officially selected for this year’s Portland Film Festival in Oregon, US. With other 3500 submission this year, we’re both excited and privileged to be a part of such a thriving festival and can’t wait to share Tea For Two over the pond. The festival takes place between 1st-7th […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

EOTL: Ernie goes to Edinburgh Fringe

Lisa Richards in association End of the Line Theatre presents Ernie a one man show by James Craze about his Granddad, Ernie Hort. This is the exciting, true life story of Ernie Hort, just an ordinary man who was born in 1924 and lived and worked through World War Two. Not to be missed at the […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Queen’s Mile

Mini Productions is working alongside Protean Pictures, on Martin Delaney’s debut short film Queen’s Mile, as it preps for the festival circuit. London’s Southbank. A twenty-something girl, wanders the riverside taking unusual Polaroid photos of seemingly irrelevant sights. Why is she taking pictures with empty frames? Why today? And why, in particular, The Queen’s Walk along […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Soror: British Urban Film Festival

Soror, the story which explores the relationship of two half sisters, Grace and Lisa is to be screening at the British Urban Film Festival supported by Channel 4. In all, BUFF 2015 will screen 33 films across 7 days from a host of venues including at Genesis, East London’s biggest independent cinema. The majority of tickets […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

The Prey: Cineworld Premiere

Tonight sees The Prey premiere on the big screen at Cineworld before hitting the festival circuit, with cast and crew reunited for an evening of celebrations. This quirky horror is brought to by The Springhead Film Company in association with Mini Productions and digital distirbution platform, Findie. More about The Prey The Prey on IMDb

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Tea For Two: The Making of the Cake

Executive producer of Tea For Two, baker to the Royals Fiona Cairns has created a cake specifically for the film, which stars John Challis and Amanda Barrie. Shot in her idyllic home and surrounded by many of her famous cakes, we captured Fiona baking her Lemon and Raspberry Tea for Two Cake. Tea For Two: […]

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Jun 1
Jun 1

Hull Truck Transfer for Phoebe Lewis

After a sell out Camden Fringe run at the Phoenix Artist Club, The Words I Should Have Said to Phoebe Lewis is returning with a transfer to Hull Truck Theatre this Summer, 2015. Written by Hull boy, Jim English and devised by our End of the Line Theatre company, this fast-paced comedy about a young writer’s journey of […]

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May 0
May 0

The Prey: Trailer

Official trailer for The Prey released… The Prey Trailer We teamed up with The Springhead Film Company who brought you Soror to create this gruesome, quirky horror in association with Findie, a new online distribution platform showcasing the best short films from all over the world. The Prey on IMDb

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May 0
May 0

Flotsam: Trailer

Official Flotsam trailer released… Flotsam Trailer While out for a morning jog alongside London’s Thames River, Vinay makes a grizzly discovery. Haunted by the memory of what he’s seen, he soon realises there are some things you can’t run from. Flotsam on IMDb

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May 0
May 0

Tea For Two: Trailer

Official Tea For Two trailer released along with an absolute treat of website full of more goodies… Tea For Two Website Jim and Alice are serving behind the counter of an idyllic but quiet British village tea shop. When some customers finally arrive, they soon discover it’s more than a pot of tea and a […]

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May 0
May 0

Discover Tuesday: The Beat Beneath My Feet

The Beat Beneath My Feet screens nationwide wide as part of Discover Tuesday this week. The Beat Beneath My Feet is a heartfelt comedy drama set in London, directed by John Williams in his first feature, and stars Luke Perry, Lisa Dillon and introduces newcomer Nicholas Galitzine. Book your tickets now: http://j.mp/DiscoverTuesday-BBMF The Beat Beneath […]

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May 0
May 0

Flotsam Screens at St Albans Film Festival

Flotsam premieres at the wonderful St Albans Film Festival this weekend. The physiological thrilled is nominated for Best Film and Best Actor for Sikander Malik’s performance. Flotsam on IMDb

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Apr 0
Apr 0

AOAD enters Pitch To Rich

As Acting On A Dream develops into a social enterprise it seemed like the perfect time to enter it into Pitch to Rich the entrepreneurial initiative set up by Sir Richard Branson. But, we cannot do it alone – every vote counts and it only takes a few clicks of your time. Hit the following […]

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Apr 0
Apr 0

The Beat Beneath My Feet: The Bedford Screening & Gig

The Beat Beneath My Feet screens at The Bedford this Thursday followed by a live gig featuring the music from the film. Don’t miss out, book your tickets here: www.j.mp/beatlive The Beat Beneath My Feet on IMDb

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Soror: Shorts On Tap

Soror will be one of seven films screened at Shorts On Tap: Woman’s Day –  A Celebration. This event is an exploration of feminism and femininity through short film and documentary. A collection of films casting a light upon women and the very meaning of being a woman in a male-dominated world. This is a journey […]

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Feb 1
Feb 1

The Beat Beneath My Feet: Berlinale

After screening at Raindance and a BIFA nomination, Scoop Film’s – The Beat Beneath My Feet has been selected to screen and compete in the Generation category. Mini has been working along side Scoop Films to expand the online world of this wonderful British film and will be out in Berlin to help continue to reach new audiences. The Beat Beneath […]

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Jan 0
Jan 0

The Prey

Mini Productions teams up with The Springhead Film Company in its third collaboration entitled The Prey following its previous films Soror and Tea For Two. This high concept horror short has already secured distribution with the new and exciting online platform, Findie. Here’s what Paul Robert Cary the CEO of Findie had the say about the collaboration: […]

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Jan 0
Jan 0

Flotsam: BAFTA Screening

Last night saw Flotsam premiere on the big screen at BAFTA before hitting the festival circuit, with cast and crew reunited for an evening of celebrations. The psychological drama set on the bank of the Thames is featured in the latest issue of Digital Filmmaker Magazine. Available in newsagents now. Flotsam on IMDb

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Dec 1
Dec 1

Merry Christmas

Thank you for making 2014 unforgettable. Reunite with your inner MINI this festive season, escape reality & feel inspired for the New Year…

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Tea For Two: Full Cast Announced

The Tea For Two family is now complete with the delightful talents of William Postlethwaite and Abigail Parmenter signing up for the tea and cake madness along with John Challis and Amanda Barrie. William has featured in Holby City, Midsomer Murders and The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder in Angel Lane – all of which […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Tea For Two: Cast Announcement

The excitement grows as we can now confirm that the feisty legend that is Amanda Barrie joins the Tea For Two family. With a career spanning over 50 years in this business we call ‘show’, Amanda is best known for her work in the ‘Carry On’ films, especially her iconic title role in ‘Carry on […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Tea For Two: Cast Announcement

We’re thrilled to announce that John Challis has joined the cast of Tea For Two. John is best known for his legendary role as ‘Boycie’ in the critically acclaimed and much loved British sitcom, Only Fools and Horse. Prior to ‘Boycie’, John appeared in Doctor Who as the ruthless ‘Scorby’. Most recently, he has released […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Soror: World Premiere Announced

Thrilled to announce that Soror has been officially selected for next year’s London Short Film Festival. The LSFF will also allow Soror to qualify for the BAFTAs in 2016. The festival takes place between 9th-18th January with tickets being released soon. Soror on IMDb

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Tea For Two: Baker to the Royals joins the team

We’re incredibly excited to announce that we are collaborating with Fiona Cairns on this aptly themed film. Fiona is famous for her hand crafted, lovingly baked and beautifully decorated cakes. So much so, that she has been labelled Queen of Cakes since creating the stunning wedding cake for Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge. Fiona’s other […]

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Oct 1
Oct 1

REVIEWS: The Vertical Hour

It’s the final week of The Vertical Hour at the Park Theatre and if you’re still on the fence as to whether or not you see this intellectually gripping David Hare play we suggest you take a look at the reviews and then book tickets immediately… ★★★★ The Guardian  ★★★★★ Ham & High ★★★★★ LondonTheatre1.com ★★★★ Time Out ★★★★ […]

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Sep 1
Sep 1

The Vertical Hour: Interviews

We sat down with the cast of The Vertical Hour and their director Nigel Douglas as they share with us their experience in bringing the first London revival of this David Hare play to life. We are given an insight into what brought them to the play, how the rehearsal process has been and what […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

Soror: Making Of

Here we’re given an insight into the mind of director, James Webber and Producer, Roxy Holman as they share their vision of the film and their hopes for it in the future. Joining them and our three leading ladies, Rosie Day, Sian Breckin and Kate Dickie who tell us what it was like to work […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

Film4 FrightFest: Video

‘Turn Your Bloody Phone Off’ ident for the 2014 Film4 FrightFest directed by James Webber. Watch Now

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Sep 1
Sep 1

The Vertical Hour: Full Cast Announced

Full cast for The Vertical Hour has been announced! Cameron Cuffe, Pepter Lunkuse and Finlay Robertson will be joining the current cast of Thusitha Jayasundera and Peter Davison in the first London revival of the play directed by Nigel Douglas. Cameron Cuffe, who is a recent graduate from the Lir Academy, will make his professional […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

Film4 FrightFest

If you’ve been at the Film4 FrightFest this weekend you may well have seen the wonderfully disgusting ‘Turn Your Bloody Phone Off’ ident Mini produced which came from the creatively gruesome mind of writer, director James Webber. Starring Sam Gittins & Rosie Day Soon to be unleashed on the rest of the world…

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Aug 1
Aug 1

The Vertical Hour: Behind the Scenes

Mini went behind the scenes with QNQ Creative on the promo shoot for The Vertical Hour. We spent an afternoon with the delightful Peter Davison and Thusitha Jayasundera as we snapped some official photos for the up and coming first London revival of the Sir David Hare play. With a sold out Mr Hare Q & A and rehearsals kicking off at […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

Soror: BAFTA Screening

Last night saw Soror premiere on the big screen at BAFTA. The cast and crew were reunited, speeches were delivered and the champagne flowed. Reviews are already coming in which do the talking for us: ‘For Soror Webber has assembled a very talented cast indeed, the young Rosie Day is brilliant as the shy and reserved Grace and it’s […]

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Aug 1
Aug 1

REVIEWS: The Words I Should Have Said To Phoebe Lewis

The Words They Said About Phoebe Lewis… ‘A bittersweet play rippling with humour & genuine heart… There is a very strong cast labouring away under Charing Cross Road creating magic – go see.’ – The Stage ‘This show is charming, funny and plotted with real pace, presented all-through in 80 minutes…’ – BroadwayWorld.com ‘Another thing […]

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Aug 1
Aug 1

The Vertical Hour: Cast Announced

Cast announced for the first London revival of David Hare’s The Vertical Hour. Peter Davison, probably best known for playing The Doctor in Doctor Who, will take the part of Oliver, with Thusitha Jayasundera joining him as Nadia. The play, which received its UK premiere at the Royal Court in 2008, will be directed by […]

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Jul 1
Jul 1

The Vertical Hour: Sir David Hare Q&A

Have you heard… On 1st October 2014 following the performance of The Vertical Hour, there will be an audience Q&A with it’s writer, the multi-award winning playwright, screen writer and director David Hare! Hare has won a BAFTA, two Olivier Awards, a Writer’s Guild of America Award and his plays include Plenty, Skylight, Racing Demon […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

VIRTUExAOAD

As we previously announced, Mini and Acting On A Dream have teamed up with the unisex street wear label, Virtue to create VIRTUExAOAD. Mini along with TEAfilms and talented photographers Dan Patrick Hipkin and Brend Trend have been working on creating something very special. To stay updated, follow the hashtag #VIRTUExAOAD

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Jul 1
Jul 1

The Vertical Hour

We’re proud to announce… Oliver Taheri Productions in association with Mini Productions and the Park Theatre presents The Vertical Hour – An intellectual, gripping drama not to be missed. Nadia Blye knows exactly what her stance is on Iraq. A former war reporter and Professor of International Relations at Yale, she has advised the President and […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Tea For Two

Mini Productions has joined forces with Pork Chop Pictures… Written and Directed by Mark Brennan, Tea For Two is a quirky British comedy with romance, mystery and a twist. Elderly couple Jim and Alice work the counter of a charming yet unfrequented tea shop. When a couple of customers do drop in separately for lunch, the […]

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Jul 1
Jul 1

The Words I Should Have Said To Phoebe Lewis

End of the Line Theatre in association with Mini Productions presents… The Words I Should Have Said to Phoebe Lewis, a fast-paced comedy about a young writer’s journey of discovering love. After the death of his mother, Frank finds himself stuck in a world of late nights, drugs and empty relationships, until he meets Phoebe […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Soror: Trailer

Soror trailer has been released! Mini Productions is proud to be a part of such a special project filled with incredible talent. Directed by James Webber and produced by Roxy Holman. Soror explores the lives and relationships of two half-sisters; Grace, insular and shy but a talented dancer; and Lisa, who dreams of escaping the confines of […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

VIRTUE x AOAD

Mini is thrilled to announce that Acting On A Dream will be collaborating with their new sponsor VIRTUE on an upcoming fashion brand called VIRTUExAOAD! Watch this space! AOAD is a community of people here to tell you that anything is possible – join us:          

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Flotsam

Mini Productions go into co-production with Organised Chaos Film & TV to produce, Flotsam – a psychological drama set alongside the River Thames. Written by Kristina Heaney & Michael Beddoes Directed by Michael Beddoes ‘There are some things you can’t run from.’ Flotsam on IMDb

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Acting On A Dream: Charity Ball

Late in 2013 we hosted our debut event, a Charity Ball and Auction in aid of the Dreams Come True Charity at the Manor of Groves Hotel in Hertfordshire, UK. We were honoured and completely overwhelmed at the support we received on the night and we’d like to thank every single person who came out to raise money for an excellent […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Film4 FrightFest

Mini Productions team up with producer, Roxy Holman to create an annual Film4 FrightFest (in association with Ne’er Do Well Films) – ‘Turn Your Bloody Phone Off’ ident brought to you from the creatively gruesome writer, director James Webber. The ident will be starring Sam Gittins (The Smoke, Mr Selfridge) & Rosie Day (The Seasoning House, All Roads […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

World Acting Summit

Mini Productions & Acting On A Dream are proud to be strategic partners for the World Acting Summit.  At this very moment in time, hundreds and thousands of actors around the planet are trying to make it in the biz. And no matter where you are right now, there’s no reason why you can’t one day have the dream […]

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May 0
May 0

Soror

Mini Productions joins Jokes Pack & Zealous Co in the collaboration of The Springhead Film Company’s new production, Soror. Soror explores the lives and relationships of two half-sisters; Sarah, insular and shy but a talented dancer; and Lisa, who dreams of escaping the confines of their upbringing. The close relationship shared by the sisters is the most important […]

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May 0
May 0

Acting On A Dream

Acting On A Dream founded by Mini, is a community of people here to tell you that anything is possible. Join, share & dream with the movement:                   

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May 1
May 1

Happy Mini Birthday

It’s May 25th and it’s time to celebrate Mini’s second birthday! Join us as we raise a glass and toast the last 12 months. Here’s to an exciting year ahead.

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Mar 1
Mar 1

Mini News

Welcome to the official hub for all things Mini Productions. Here you’ll find extended news articles and everything we couldn’t fit into 140 characters! Join us and dive into a world of another:             

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