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Catherine Lyn Scott wins ‘Publicist of the Year’ and London Flair PR ‘Branding Company of the Year’ at the International Achievers Awards

In London Flair PR on July 23, 2018 at 11:26 am

Now in its 6th year, the International Achievers Awards was created by Dr Chanise Thompson to recognise outstanding individuals in business and the entertainment industry. Catherine Lyn Scott is the founder of London Flair PR, an entertainment publicity firm with offices in Los Angeles and London. This year Scott helped Rachel Shenton and Chris Overton the creators of ‘The Silent Child’ a film featuring a profoundly deaf actress win an Academy Award.

Over the past four years, publicity campaigns she has created have gone on to win three Academy Awards, achieve eight Oscar nominations and gain three BAFTA nominations. As well as film publicity Scott creates personal publicity for actors, events and works with fantastic film festivals like Raindance.

Ms Scott says of the award “I am honoured to receive such a prestigious award and would like to dedicate it to my fantastic colleagues at London Flair PR. Thank you to Dr Thompson for creating these important awards.”

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The UK’s Telegraph calls Adalsteins Sailcoth “a visual delight”

In Academy Awards, Elfar Adalsteins, Sailcloth on January 19, 2012 at 7:25 am

Martin Chilton from the UK’s Daily Telegraph recently reviewed Elfar Adalsteins Saicloth (starring John Hurt) and said: ‎”The film is entirely dependent on visual storytelling – and that is done majestically. And as cinema, it is a visual delight.” Martin Chilton – The Telegraph

Read the full article and John Hurt’s interview: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/oscars/9020666/John-Hurt-Your-life-is-your-own-property.html

Congratulations to our client Director Elfar Aldensteins for making the shortlist for the 2012 Oscars!

In Academy Awards, Sailcloth on December 14, 2011 at 7:27 pm

We are excited to announce that ‘Saicloth’ starring John Hurt and directed by the talented Elfar Adalsteins has been selected in the last 10 for the 2012 Academy Awards shortlist.  Congratulations Elfar!!!

indieWIRE predicts the 2012 Academy Awards shortlist for ‘Live Action Short’

In Academy Awards on December 14, 2011 at 12:25 am

Ten live action short films are predicted to be on the 2012 Academy Award’s shortlist by Brad Horvath at indieWire, including our clients:

Elfar Adalsteins ‘Sailcloth’ starring John Hurt

Jordan Bayne’s ‘The Sea Is All I Know’ starring Melissa Leo

‘The Palace’ starring our client Daphne Alexander

“Sailcloth starring John Hurt is as intriguing as the latest Hollywood Blockbuster” – Filmslate Magazine

In Academy Awards, Elfar Adalsteins, John Hurt, Sailcloth on December 13, 2011 at 11:56 pm
“Sailcloth, written and directed by Elfar Adalsteins and starring the legendary John Hurt (“Elephant Man,” “Alien,” “V for Vendetta”) is a visually stunning, silent short that is as intriguing as the latest Hollywood blockbuster.” – Jamie Paszko, Filmslate Magazine.
John Hurt also talks to Film Slate Magazine about Sailcloth and says “Elfar Adalsteins, the director, is bound to be a director we’ll hear from”.