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Annie Waits: ROFL Film Festival

It is widely known that laughter is the best form of medicine and that’s why we were thrilled that Annie Waits screened at the ROFL Film Festival last month. The Festival look for filmmakers who not only love to laugh but who also love to make an audience laugh. Learn more about the festival here. Watch […]

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Annie Waits: Bristol Independent Film Festival

Annie Waits is screening in one of our favourite UK spots, Bristol! Bristol Independent Film Fest strives to bring filmmakers from all over the world under one setting. Having received over 2000 submissions from over 104 countries; we’re thrilled to be a part of the final selection! More about the festival here. Watch the Annie Waits […]

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Annie Waits: Detroit SheTown Film Festival

We’re so excited that Annie Waits is a part of the first annual Detroit SheTown Film Festival. The festival screens short films in the following genres: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Documentary, LGBTQ, Music Video, Short Episodic, and Thriller/Horror. Their emphasis is female-driven independent cinema in performances, stories and key filmmaking production positions. They showcase important creative works […]

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Annie Waits: Dalmatia Film Festival

Annie Waits has been selected and is currently screening at the Dalmatia Film Festival (DFF). The first two editions of the international festival took place in two beautiful Croatian cities: Pirovac and Omiš. Both cities are on schedule for 2018 edition Pirovac, Omiš, together with two more cities: Sutivan and Split. Under the motto “Dalmatia […]

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Annie Waits: Body & Mind – Artistic Showcase

Annie Waits will be having a special screening at the Body & Mind: Artistic Showcase on Thursday 19th July at Factory 45, kickstarting at 7pm! For tickets and more about the event, click here. Be part of Body & Mind! A Networking Event in Central London showcasing some of the most acclaimed and diverse artists. If you […]

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Annie Waits: Enginuity Film Festival Finals

After winning the award in the First Quarter of the Enginuity Film Festival back in August 2017, Annie Waits has gone on to win the award for Best Female Voice Over at their annual award ceremony in Las Vegas! Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult life to […]

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Annie Waits: Fort Myers Film Festival

Oooo! This one slipped past us, but Annie Waits screened at this years Fort Myers Film Festival over in Florida in March! The Fort Myers Film Festival is an Intelligent independent filmmaker’s preferred event to create, unite and showcase the finest artistic cinematic works. They were celebrating 8 years of the finest indie films on the planet […]

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Annie Waits Wins Diamond Award & Best Comedy at BIAFF!

It was a double whammy for Annie Waits last month as it took home the Diamond Award and the Best Comedy Award at the BIAFF. We’ve all waited for ‘the one’. The one who catches our eye, the one who keeps our interest, the one who won’t expect us to trudge down that conventional path. […]

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Annie Waits: Win at Dorking Film Festival

Annie Waits only went and won Best Adult film at the Dorking Film Festival last month. For those of you who have seen Annie Waits, when we say ‘Adult Film’ it’s not what you’re thinking… It’s for filmmakers 19 years old and upwards. The Dorking Film Festival is a little film festival that shows films […]

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Annie Waits: Harrogate Film Festival

Huge thanks to the team at Harrogate Film Festival for including Annie Waits in their 2018 festival last month! Harrogate Film Festival aims to captivate the residents and filmmakers of Harrogate and surrounding areas by offering innovative events and opportunities which aim to engage and develop audiences with new cinema experiences, film education, interactive events […]

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Annie Waits: Minikino Monthly Screening & Discussion

Annie Waits had it’s premiere in Indonesia at the Minikino Monthly Screening & Discussion. The festival presents short film programs from Indonesia and International short programs. Minikino Monthly Screening & Discussion designed to support exchange and networking, that Minikino keeps finding new short films and even more talented filmmakers. This ensures a continuity of excellent selections of […]

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Annie Waits: Festival Sayulita

We were so excited and grateful that Annie Waits was selected as part of Festival Sayulita this year! The fourth annual Festival Sayulita is a unique gathering for all lovers of Mexico, Film, Spirits, Food, Music and Surf to be held January 31st – February 4th. The idyllic coastal town of Sayulita provides a scenic, bohemian […]

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Annie Waits: Tally Shorts Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading back to the States but this time east side in Florida to screen at Tally Shorts Film Festival. Embracing the medium of short film, Tally Shorts Film Festival is excited to bring a truly unique and independent cinema experience to North Florida with the goal of increasing community awareness and support […]

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Annie Waits & Queen’s Mile: Queen City Shorts

Excited to announce that both Annie Waits and Queen’s Mile will be screening as part of Queen City Shorts in Canada later this month! Queen City Shorts is a film festival committed to showcasing fun, exciting, epic, and wonderful short films. There is a screening every month so it’s never too late to start your […]

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Annie Waits: U.F.O. – Short Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading over to Germany to be a part of the U.F.O Short Film Festival. The U.F.O. Short Film Festival takes place in January every year in the city of Leipzig, Germany. “U.F.O.” stands for “Unknown Film Objects”, short films that have never been screened in Leipzig before. It was first established in […]

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Annie Waits: Win at IndieBoom! Film Festival

It’s a double-whammy for Mini as Annie Waits takes home the Jury Prize as their favourite film at the festival during the IndieBoom! Film Festival! IndieBOOM! is an international, independent film festival devoted to the best short films and original content from all over the world. Created by the team at the award winning Art of Brooklyn Film […]

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Annie Waits: Win at The São Paulo Times Film Festival

What a way to kickstart the year! Annie Waits took home Best Comedy at the São Paulo Times Film Festival. The festival is an event held by newspaper The São Paulo Times and aims to reward short films that have been internationally distinguished. Watch the trailer here. Annie Waits on IMDb

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Annie Waits & Edith: IndieBOOM!

An early Christmas present as both Annie Waits and Edith will screen at the first annual IndieBOOM! IndieBOOM! is an international, independent film festival devoted to the best short films and original content from all over the world. Created by the team at the award winning Art of Brooklyn Film Festival, IndieBOOM! is for filmmakers and […]

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Annie Waits: 30 Under 30 Film Festival

Annie Waits has been selected as one of 30 to screen at the 30 Under 30 Film Festival. The festival aims to discover emerging storytellers and give them the opportunity to present their fresh perspectives to audiences in New York City. They understand that it’s easy to be overshadowed by popular film festivals, that’s why […]

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Annie Waits: Winner of First Time Female Filmmaker Award

We’re thrilled and still in shock that Annie Waits was awarded as the winner of the First Time Female Filmmaker award at the 10th anniversary of Women and Hollywood. This year’s Trailblazers were director Gurinder Chadha (“Viceroy’s House,” “Bend it Like Beckham”), producers Alison Owen (“Harlots,” “Suffragette”) and Elizabeth Karlsen (“Carol,” “Made in Dagenham”), Robert Fox Ltd Theatre producer Zelda Perkins, BFI London […]

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Annie Waits: Two Short Nights Film Festival

We’re so excited that Annie Waits has been selected to screen at Two Short Nights Film Festival during their Love is Strange programme which takes place at Exeter Phoenix. The 16th Annual Two Short Nights celebrates and promotes short films and the people who make them. The festival is proud to nurture new and emerging […]

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Annie Waits, Edith & Queen’s Mile: KINOFILM Festival

We’re thrilled that three of our films will be heading up Manchester to screen at the Kinofilm™ Festival. Annie Waits will be screening as part of the Women In Film – Directors programme. Edith will screen during two programmes, British New Wave Three and Stars in Shorts. Queen’s Mile will be a part of the […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Clifton Film Celebration

Both Annie Waits & Edith have been selected for the first annual Clifton Film Celebration! Edith has been nominated for a whopping five awards; Best Short Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Cinematography. Annie Waits has been nominated for Best Actress and Best Screenplay. Clifton Celebration of Film brings independent film to […]

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Annie Waits: Hollywood North Film Festival

Annie Waits is back off to Canada to screen at Hollywood North Film Festival. The HNFF is a community driven organisation focused on bringing quality films, workshops & networking events to the Bay of Quinte region. During the 1920’s, Trenton Ontario was Canada’s original “Hollywood North” with a bustling film studio and community. We’ve all waited […]

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Annie Waits: Gold Coast International Film Festival

Finally, Annie is making her way to the Big Apple! The short will screen at the Gold Coast International Film Festival later this month in New York City. The festival launched in 2011 and became an immediate success here on the north shore of Long Island, where F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote The Great Gatsby and the […]

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Annie Waits: Stanley’s Film Club

We’re thrilled and privileged that Annie Waits will be screening before Daphne at Stanley’s Film Club this month. Daphne (Emily Beecham) is a young woman negotiating the tricky business of modern life. Caught in the daily rush of her restaurant job and a nightlife kaleidoscope of new faces, she is witty, funny, the life of the […]

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Annie Waits: Colchester Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading to Essex to screen at the Colchester Film Festival! The short will screen as part of the Romance & Comedy programme… Sounds about right. Colchester Film Festival is an international film festival dedicated to discovering and showcasing the best feature and short films by film-making talent from all around the world. […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Ohio Independent Film Festival ‘One Night Only’

Both Annie Waits and Edith will screen as part of Ohio Independent Film Festival ‘One Night Only’ this November! The OIFF was founded in 1993, originally called the Off-Hollywood Flick Fest, the event gained followers by offering audiences truly independent films they wouldn’t ordinarily see: films that have not been picked up for theatrical distribution. The […]

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Annie Waits: London Short Film Festival

Bloody hell! We’re thrilled to announce that Annie and co will be back in their home town to screen at the BAFTA qualifying, London Short Film Festival in January 2018! Now in its 16th year, the festival has been recognised as the premiere UK showcase for cutting-edge UK independent film, while now accepting international submissions. Renowned […]

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Annie Waits & Not The Devil: Great Lakes International Film Festival

Earlier this month both Annie Waits and Not The Devil screened at Great Lakes International Film Festival and Not The Devil was nominated for Best LGBT Film. Considered among most popular film festivals in the world, it was a privilege to be a part of their 16th year! In case you missed it… Not the […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Tri-Cities International Film Festival

We’re so excited that both Annie Waits and Edith have been selected for the 9th annual Tri-Cities International Film Festival. Their motto is “To spotlight independent films with limited budgets using unlimited imagination!” It’s a privilege to reach more and more corners of the world with these two very different films. We’re thrilled they’re finding audiences. Discover […]

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Annie Waits: El Dorado Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading back over to the States – this time to Arkansas at the El Dorado Film Festival. The El Dorado Film Festival was founded as part of the South Arkansas Arts Centers’ 50th anniversary and they strive to bring the best in independent cinema to our local audiences, featuring a wide range […]

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Queen’s Mile: PERLEN – Queer Film Festival Hannover

Even we can’t believe that Queen’s Mile is still on the festival circuit! The heartwarming story of a young woman’s courage in coping with depression, in her own unique way has been selected for PERLEN – Queer Film Festival Hannover. Queen’s Mile on IMDb

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Annie Waits & Edith: Romford Film Festival

The Romford Film Festival is proud to announce its first world class Rommy Awards event celebrating British and International filmmaking for cinema and we’re very proud that both Annie Waits and Edith will be a part of their first year. Watch the trailers for both films on our YouTube channel here. Annie Waits on IMDb  […]

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Annie Waits: Underwire

We’re so excited to announce that Annie Waits has been selected for the BAFTA qualifying UnderWire Film Festival and is also nominated for Under 25 Award for Producing! Underwire is the UK’s only film festival celebrating female filmmaking talent across the crafts. It was founded in 2010 by Gabriella Apicella and Gemma Mitchell to address gender […]

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Annie Waits: First Friday Film Festival – Kansas City

If you’re in Kansas City this Friday then you’re in for a treat as Annie Waits is screening at the First Friday Film Festival! The festival does pretty much what is says on the tin and we’re thrilled that we’re able to reach another audience with our ‘Peter Pan’ of an adult, Annie. Watch the trailer […]

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Annie Waits: Inside the Loop Film Festival

Annie Waits has been selected for the first annual Inside the Loop Film Festival in Ohio! Executive director, Lana Read said; “While a number of films have been shot and produced in the Sharonville and Cincinnati area, as well as elsewhere in Ohio, independent films and filmmakers have not received the respect and attention we […]

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Annie Waits: Tacoma Film Festival

Thrilled to announce that Annie Waits has been selected for the twelfth annual Tacoma Film Festival in Washington State, US. The festival is a celebration of independent film mirroring the diverse and eclectic sensibilities of western Washington’s second largest city. Including selections from the Pacific Northwest and all over the world, TFF prides itself on […]

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Annie Waits: Disappear Here Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading to Patrick’s home town, Donegal in Ireland this weekend! The Disappear Here Film Festival will take place in a series of unique locations in and around the picturesque village of Ballyliffin, Co Donegal. This is the Irish premiere for the short which explores the difficulty we’re faced with learning to ‘adult’ in the 21st […]

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Annie Waits: Rahway International Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading to New Jersey in The States to screen at the 5th annual Rahway International Film Festival (a Big Dreams and Silver Screens production). Their mission is to provide an opportunity for artists worldwide to showcase works that educate, and inspire empathy and awareness through film. They believe that film can reach the […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Bolton International Film Festival

Both Annie Waits and Edith are heading up to the North of England this week to screen at the first annual Bolton International Film Festival. Actress, Maxine Peake is their festival patron and this is what she had to say about short films: “For me short films are essential whether it’s drama, comedy or documentary. […]

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Annie Waits: Exit 6 Film Festival

We’re very excited to announce that Annie Waits will be screening at this year’s Exit 6 Film Festival, a festival which is very close to our hearts. The festival is in its second year and takes place in Basingstoke where none other than Leonardo DiCaprio has been quoted saying ‘Someday I’m going to retire and […]

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Annie Waits: Hastings Film Fringe

Watch out Hastings, Annie Waits is coming to town and she’s bringing limes! The short film is being screened at the third annual Hastings Film Fringe takes place at The Palace, an independent cinema located on the Hastings seafront. This is the directorial debut for Marnie Paxton Harris’ extensive experience as a script supervisor makes her […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Full Bloom Film Festival

Annie Waits & Edith have been selected for the third annual Full Bloom Film Festival which takes place this month. The festival is dedicated to bringing quality, diverse cinema to Statesville, NC, a multifaceted art-conscious city in North Carolina. Watch the Annie Waits trailer here. And the Edith trailer here. For more about the festival click […]

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Annie Waits: Charlton and Woolwich Film Festival

Annie is back in her home town again, as the film has been selected for this years Charlton and Woolwich Film Festival sponsored by Rockwell Property. Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult life to begin. The vignette stars Andrew Simpson (Notes on a Scandal, Rebellion, Road Games), Sam […]

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Annie Waits, Edith & Not The Devil: Fayetteville Film Fest

It’s a triple whammy for Annie Waits, Edith and Not The Devil as all three films have been selected for this years Fayetteville Film Fest. The Fayetteville Film Fest is a cultural leader in their region, bringing world class film to their state, developing meaningful relationships with filmmakers, and nurturing the art of filmmaking by […]

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Annie Waits & Edith: Beacon Independent Film Festival

Our girls are reunited again! Annie Waits and Edith have both been selected for the 5th annual Beacon Independent Film Festival over in the States. The American audiences have been very welcoming of these two extremely different shorts and we’re grateful to reach such diverse crowds all over the US. View the Annie Waits and Edith […]

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Annie Waits: San Diego International Film Festival

Holy cow! We’re so excited to announce that Annie Waits has been selected for this years San Diego International Film Festival. Now in it’s 16th year, our British romp will be one of 72 short films and one of 2 from the UK screening at the festival in the Shorts and Giggles strand. Check out the […]

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Annie Waits: Malta Film Festival

Annie Waits is getting all exotic and became a semi-finalist at the Malta Film Festival. We’ve all waited for ‘the one’. The one who catches our eye, the one who keeps our interest, the one who won’t expect us to trudge down that conventional path. Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as […]

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Annie Waits: Live at Heart Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading over to Sweden for this long weekend as it’s been selected for the Live at Heart Film Festival. Celebrating independent together with the livemusic-section it is today Scandinavia’s biggest showcase festival for musicians, artists and filmmakers. Film has been a part of the festival for four years. This will be a […]

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Annie Waits: Enginuity Awards

London-centric short, Annie Waits won Best Female Voice Over for April Kelley’s performance at the Enginuity Awards. Written by Chris Anastasi who crafted a script nearly entirely of voice over of the inner thoughts our the main character Annie. Watch the trailer here. Annie Waits IMDb

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Annie Waits: Sunrise 45 Film Festival

We’re thrilled that Annie Waits has been selected for the first annual Sunrise 45 Film Festival. Nestled in the small town of Alpena in Northeast Michigan (what they call the Sunrise Side of the state). Watch the trailer here. Annie Waits on IMDb

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Annie Waits: Model City Film Festival

Annie Waits has been selected for the first annual Model City Film Festival which is organised by State Theatre Company; the festival’s purpose is to facilitate, expose, and celebrate the works of independent filmmakers in all genres. MCFF hopes to engage Kingsport (and the Tri-Cities area) in America, with a weekend full of showings, coffee […]

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Annie Waits: Mzansi Women’s Film Festival

Annie Waits will be making it’s South African debut at the Mzansi Women’s Film Festival. The Johannesburg based festival, established in 2014 is held the first weekend in August, Women’s Month in South Africa. Films by women, about women. Sounds like a perfect fit for ol’ Annie. Find out more about the festival here. Watch the trailer […]

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Annie Waits: MY Film Festival

Annie Waits is heading over to Toronto, Canada to screen as part of the first ever MY Film Festival. Annie’s been making her way around the world screening at 20+ plus festivals so far but this is her first time in Canada. Watch the trailer here. Annie Waits on IMDb

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Annie Waits: The INDIs

Our London romp, Annie Waits is heading up to Leeds this weekend to screen at The INDIs which now in its sixth edition of screening independent British and International cinema, industry sessions, panel discussions and other installations entirely curated for an audience of 16-30 year olds. We’re thrilled to be a part of it and […]

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Annie Waits: Best Shorts Competition

Annie Waits was won the Award of Excellence at Best Shorts Competition for the June edition, in California. The judging takes place by in-house staff and a committee of industry professionals including Emmy, Telly and Communicator award nominees and recipients. Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult […]

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Annie Waits: St Albans Film Festival

We’re very excited to announce that Annie Waits will be screening at the St Albans Film Festival this week. It will screen in The Odyssey a beautifully restored, independent Art Deco cinema, which is far too classy but right up Annie’s street. The film is also up for best actor for April Kelley in the role of Annie. […]

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Annie Waits: IndieFlicks

Annie’s coming back home to screen in Shoreditch, London this week at IndieFlicks Monthly International Film Festival. It will also be simultaneously screening in Liverpool, Manchester & Sheffield. Annie will be making her way through the UK like does her men! For more information and to buy tickets click here. Catch the Annie Waits trailer here. Annie […]

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Annie Waits: Wins Best Dramedy at Snake Alley Festival of Film

Well slap her bum and call her Shirley, Annie Waits only went and won Best Dramedy at the Snake Alley Festival of Film, over in Iowa on the Mississippi River. Written by Chris Anastasi and the directorial debut for Marnie Paxton-Harris, Annie Waits follows the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult life to […]

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