Category Archives: Independent Film

The Russian Theatre Film Series – Book Publication

This post first appeared on my blog but it is worth repeating to reach a different audience here. This book is the third by Michael Craig. The first being Journey to Ogasawara which was an account of the making of … Continue reading

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The Fairground Booth and other projects – Progress and news

A number of projects under development and in various stages of preparation. First and foremost I have finally got around to developing computer graphics skills for a project for the Russian Theatre film series namely The Fairground Booth. This is … Continue reading

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Michael Craig – Copernicus Films – New projects

Michael Craig – Copernicus FilmsWorking on development of new projects now that Vakhtangov and the Russian Theatre is out into the world.vakhtangov.copernicusfilms.com. Too early to disclose what the main project might be. Preliminary development on financing going ahead first and where interest … Continue reading

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Vakhtangov film almost ready to go- very close

The last few days have been taken up with an enormous translation which I have had to take on due to a long standing commitment. Very interesting translation of a script for a long feature length documentary film about which … Continue reading

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St Petersburg Origins

How working in St Petersburg in the early 1990s helped shape my work in Moscow now  In the early 1990s Russia changed its political system radically and the Soviet system of government was replaced in favour of a new political … Continue reading

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