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Debt Free London - DEBT BUS-TER
Debt Free London goes on tour with mobile bus ‘Debt BUS-ter’ to help Londoners with money worries and re-launches their 24-hour helpline to assist people with the cost-of-living crisis and post-christmas debt. Debt Free London has created a mobile centre in the form of a touring bus. Having already helped over 250,000 people with free debt advice, the ‘Debt BUS-ter’ will tour across London, with the aim of reaching and assisting Londoners in need and will visit some of London’s most deprived areas. The ‘Debt BUS-ters’ tour starts on Tuesday 22nd February in General Gordon Square, Woolwich, London and culminates on Thursday 31st March with stop offs that include Sutton, Southwark and Notting Hill. Supporting the initiative is TV presenter and co-host of The Martin Lewis Money Show on ITV, Angellica Bell. The bus will serve as an in-person advice centre where Debt Free London’s expert advisors will be on-hand to offer free, confidential, expert advice to anyone who needs assistance or help with any topic around debt. Video Produced by wwwSwissChocolatePictures.com
Don't Let Your Lover Make A Mess Outta You
DON’T LET YOUR LOVER MAKE A MESS OUTTA YOU Performed by Collin Clay Chace and JUHA Directed by Adrian Tauss for Swiss Chocolate Pictures https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBjU9f5xOmBeYVRymAag0WQ Words by David Cale Music by Collin Clay Chace and Christopher "Chops" Ingold WORDS FROM COLLIN: As an actor, one greets the prospect of their first on-camera Love scene with trepidation; that mine was with a rubber chicken and several mannequins only added to the pressure. But we had a wonderful Intimacy Coordinator on-set who made everyone feel both comfortable and sexy all at once. The story behind “Don’t Let Your Lover Make A Mess Outta You”: When I was in high school I fell in Love with David Cale’s one-person show, Smooch Music. It was a script full of urban fairytales – a lady who kisses snakes for a living, a boy carried away by his pink tutu, a dildo named Donna Summer – and it was hypnotic. I first performed it at School One, the “alternative high school” I went to… but a journalist was in the audience one night, and I wound up on the front page of the Providence Journal arts section, which led to a production at 2nd Story Theatre – my first professional gig. “Don’t Let Your Lover Make A Mess Outta You” is one of David’s monologues from Smooch Music. I never got to see David perform it – the script was published only after he’d moved on to other shows - so without his version to model myself after and with the influence of De La Soul’s 3 Feet High And Rising spinning on my record player, David’s words were hip hop to me. So I rapped them and added a hook melody. I’ve carried it with me ever since, wanting to commit it to record. David Cale generously gave his blessing. I’d worked with director Adrian Tauss on the videos for “The Carcass On Your Plate” and “Steppin’ Out,” where he took some basic concepts I presented and brought them to new heights with his vision. So I knew he was the guy for the job. The difference with “Don’t Let Your Lover” is that I didn’t even have a loose concept to offer Adrian, just a couple stray images of shower caps, a turkey baster microphone, and rubber chicken back-up singers kicking around in my noggin. The entire aesthetic for the video was a gorgeous surprise to me - though I’ve learned to count on being surprised and delighted by Adrian’s artistry, and it’s always an honour to work with hid Swiss Chocolate Pictures. If you’ve always wanted to see me make out with a rubber chicken, this is your chance! "Don't Let Your Lover Make A Mess Outta You" is available on Spotify, Apple Music, and all the usual digital platforms as part of Juha's single "The Carcass On Your Plate."
Character Building Experience - Trailer & BTS
Character Building Experience is an improvised, comedy role playing game show. Join GM Sasha Ellen, players, Vicky Hawley, Tai Campbell and Bennet Kavanagh on their RPG adventures. Filmed in front of a live audience. Produced by Swiss Chocolate Pictures www.swisschocolatepictures.com www.sashaellen.com Twitter: @CBErpgshow
TRAILER Late Night LockDown with Adrian Tauss
LNLD Pilot Episode Welcome to the end of the Internet. It’s Late Night Lockdown with Adrian Tauss #LateNightLockDown A show that could be called confusing and inconsistent even for the internet. Featuring a panel of Comedians who were self-isolating before it was cool: Sikisa AKA Twix @SikisaComedy Sasha Ellen @SashaKEllen Alex Petropoulos @Ahoppetrop Stephen Gallacher @SteveJGallacher And Eryn Tett @EryTettComedy as Lucy Loves Lockdown Subscribe to our channel for upcoming episodes of quarantine weirdness! #QuarantineLateNight #ComedyPanelShow #ImprovComedy #ComediansInQuarantine #MadeInMyBedroom
Yash Gill’s Power Half Hour by Nikesh Shukla #VIRTUALCOLLABORATORS
Meet Yash Gill, the kind of stand-up comedian we all want as a mate. Open, joyful and funny. He's live-streaming his popular live show Yash Gill's Power Half Hour for the first time ever. What could possibly go wrong? Yash Gill's Power Half Hour is a bittersweet monologue starring Sacha Dhawan, directed by Milli Bhatia and written by Nikesh Shukla. It's a collaboration between the three artists that opens up a conversation around mental health in the South Asian community, grief and the things we need to do to heal ourselves. It is a funny and tender attempt to show life under isolation, away from people, sitting with our thoughts and confronting our darkest fears. It's also f**king funny mate. Drop us a comment and let us know your tips with coping at this time and who you reach out to when you need someone. **CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE #virtualcollaborators #creativecovid #digitaltheatre Thanks to @SwissChocolatePictures.
I'm Not In Love - Official Trailer
Rob, in his late thirties, needs to decide if he wants to have a baby with his girlfriend Marta, but he’s worried that he’s fallen out of love with her. He asks his seemingly unhappily married friends for advice. They all tell him that he won’t be able to do better so he might as well marry her; over the course of two weeks his friend Chris tries to set him up on a date, he meets up with the woman he thought was the great love of his life, he tries to get to grips with the idea of "settling", and attempts to resolve his issues. But when Rob eventually does propose to Marta, things don't go exactly to plan. Starring Al Weaver, Cristina Catalina, John Henshaw, Morgan Watkins, Sinead Matthew, Tessa Peake-Jones and John Henshaw Release date: 12th April 2021 To Rent or Buy go to: https://smarturl.it/imnotinlovefilm #Britishfilm #antiromanticcomedy
A group of queer punks plan a pub takeover | Wink Short Film - BBC
Subscribe and 🔔 to the BBC 👉 https://bit.ly/BBCYouTubeSub Watch the BBC first on iPlayer 👉 https://bbc.in/iPlayer-Home A small group of queer punks ﬁnd safety and comfort in their local pub, but their world is turned upside down. A group of normative heterosexuals have obnoxiously taken over the pub. Tate and Bunny lead a mission to take it back. New Creatives is supported by Arts Council England and BBC Arts. Wink | BBC #BBC #BBCShortFilm #BBCiPlayer #BBCNewCreatives All our TV channels and S4C are available to watch live through BBC iPlayer, although some programmes may not be available to stream online due to rights. If you would like to read more on what types of programmes are available to watch live, check the 'Are all programmes that are broadcast available on BBC iPlayer?' FAQ 👉 https://bbc.in/2m8ks6v.
Steppin' Out (Official Music Video)
"Steppin' Out" is remake of Joe Jackson's Grammy-winning 80's pop hit "Steppin' Out"; the music video is a tribute to the 1987 film 'Beautiful People' by David Wojnarowicz and Jesse Hultberg. It is being released in anticipation of LGBTQ Awareness Month and amidst the ongoing uncertainties about "steppin' out" in a post-Covid world. It closes with a quote from Larry Mitchell's book, 'The Faggots And Their Friends Between Revolutions.' Directed by Adrian Tauss for Swiss Chocolate Pictures. Filmed at the Cavendish Arms, London. Camera: Adrian Tauss. Assisted by Arslan Zhunus. Additional Camera by Kieran Plunkett.