Raindance Film Festival

The festival closes on Sunday 8 October with the World premiere of British comedy Scenes Of A Sexual Nature. This debut feature from former Raindance film course student, Ed Blum, was shot in less than a month for a budget of under £500,000. Following seven couple as they explore love, sex and relationships one sunny afternoon on Hampstead Heath, the film boasts a stella British cast that includes Ewan McGregor, comedienne Catherine Tate, Oscar-nominated actress Sophie Okonedo, Adrian Lester, Andrew Lincoln, Douglas Hodge, Gina McKee, Hugh Bonneville, Mark Strong and Polly Walker. “I am so delighted that Scenes Of A Sexual Nature has been selected as closing night film of this year’s Raindance Festival which has always been a celebration of independent filmmaking, encouraging young filmmakers to live the dream,” says the films producer/director Ed Blum.SUNDAY 8 OCTOBER15:00 The Making of Scenes Of A Sexual Nature[UK, dir Ed Blum]A panel discussion about the making of Scenes Of A Sexual Naturewith director Ed Blum, and the creative, financial and technical team who worked on this exciting debut featureCLOSING NIGHT PARTYSUNDAY 8 OCTOBER FROM 9:30PM / THE EVE CLUB 3 NEW BURLINGTON ST, W1Following the jury prize-giving and the festival’s final screening ? Scenes of a Sexual ? join us for one last drink to share memories and anecdotes of the festival. The party will be held at The Eve Club ? please be sure to retain your cinema ticket for admission. Tickets to the screening and party are £20. Festival pass-holders get free admission if they have confirmed and collected their tickets in advance.Source: Raindance Film Festival