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Win at trip for two to London October 5th to see the premiere of vampire horror flick Thirst, and meet the director

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A friend of mine just sent me this so for all you film buffs out there:


I need to viral the competition we're running right now at the link attached here - chance to win at trip for two to London October 5th to see the premiere of vampire horror flick Thirst, and meet the director at lunch on the 6th before heading home. Since he's the director of Old Boy, there ought to be some interest... Can you put this about please? :: PALISADES | TARTAN ::Source: www.palisadestartan.comPalisades Tartan distributes Asia Extreme and World Cinema Independent Films including Park Chan Wook OLDBOY, BATTLE ROYALE, BLACKBOOK, and SILENT LIGHT

Kircham Huntsmen

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Well it has been a while. I am still at my 'rents and looking forward to getting home at the weekend. I had hoped during my stay to paint up 90 troops... a tall order (89 technically as one of my militiamen has already been painted). I had done most of the first 10 (the spearmen) when I arrived and had soon finished them and the 40 gunners, then I really bombed and have finally finished the 20 huntsmen and another militiaman. So I still have 18 militia to paint (not to mention the 60 odd still on their sprues).

All things considered 71/89 isn't a bad score in 6 weeks and this was done whilst catching up with old friends and working on my grandparent's old bungalow. My main problem is that I really don't think they are up to my usual standard. It is amazing how much harder it is without my painting station and light. Everything in this house is bathed in an eye-aching sulphurous yellow light making the figures look flat, I have also made a lot of mistakes and generally …