version of Burnham-On-Sea community film is launched
DVD version of a film highlighting
Burnham-On-Sea's community has been launched this week.
shown to a packed house at Burnham's Princess Theatre in September,
Theatre Mélanges colourful film 'Echo Burnham, Portrait
of a Coastal Town' is now available.
will be on sale, priced £8.99, on Tuesday (December 17th)
at The Princess Theatre in Burnham and then on Friday morning
(December 20th) at Burnham's Farmers Market in the The High Street.
Director Sandy Maberley says: "The film is a vivid portrait
of the town as seen through the eyes of the people who live and
work there. Featuring real-life stories interwoven with the distinctive
sights and sounds of the place and accompanied by a compelling
featured included Burnham BMX Club, Marine Cove, the Community
Centre, BARB and the RNLI, Highbridge and Burnham Artists, Burnham
Food Festival and many other residents. Further details are available
by email at email@example.com
was the third seaside town for the Echo project, which has previously
produced films about Minehead and Watchet. The project was supported
with financial investment from Arts Council England, the National
Lottery, Somerset County Council and the European Union.