'The Boy Who Stayed In' wins Best Animation at the INTO FILM awards. The young people we worked with picked up their award at a glamorous ceremony held in Leicester Square in the West End.
'Vin Diesels Socks' has been nominated for a Royal Televsion Society Award, seen by 250,000 people in UK Cinemas and has 75,000 You Tube Hits.
We made two films with young men in prison. 'Barbers Shop' has been selected to be part of the 8th BFI Future Film Festival at the National Film Theatre, the Canadian Atlantic Film Festival and the Irish Silk Road Film Festvial and 'My Day / Your Day' has been screened in Greece at the Camera Zizanio Film Festival.
Watch both films here
My Pockets at the V&A
Our film Braveface has been screened at the Royal Victoria and Albert Museam as part of their Friday Late Tottenhan Takeover progamme.
FUZZBOX in the Sunday Times and Evening Standard
'Fuzzbox comes from a different place. Funny, honest and touching.'
Read the full Evening Standard review here
BBC Comedy Feed - FUZZBOX
Our BBC Comedy FUZZBOX is on iPlayer.
WATCH THE SHOW HERE.
FIND OUT MORE HERE.
My Pockets WELLCOME TRUSTdocumentary
‘Blood Makes Noise’ is a film, art and science project about renal failure, dialysis, organ donatiom and transplant. It is a moving and effecting account of life on the transplant waiting list.
Watch the film here
My Pockets win at the BFI First Light Awards
My Pockets won the award for Best Comedy and Youth Voices. Our award was presented by Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright.
The Lords pass second reading of DIGNITY IN DYING Bill after campaign gains over 40,000 signatures.
We worked with Seachange Agency to produce a film to support the campaign for Dignity in Dying casting real people effected by the issues.
Support Dignity in Dying here
Oliver Letwin MP vists My Pockets.
He watches 'Days That Made Us' and later writes:
'It isn't until you see a film like this that you feel the full impact of the horror and desolation of these young people's lives.'
We worked with young people in Tottenham and Edmonton to make this remarkable and moving film about the summer riots.
Smashed is a VIMEO STAFF PIC
Our film Smashed has been chosen as a prestigious Vimeo Staff Pic and now features on the platform.
DANNY BOYLE presents My Pockets with Best Drama Award for 'One Week Later'.
The film has also just come second in the Shortie Awards held in the USA.
MY POCKETS IN DOWNING STREET
23 Pieces was part of a reception in downing street to celebrate the work of First Light in making films with young people.
My Pockets is a multi award winning production company.
We make televison comedy, documentary films, art and digital projects.
Much of our work involves engaging with marginalised people who have something to say and providing them with the tools to say it.