Batteries not included

By northblock|March 6, 2015|Drone technology, Filming, North Block, Senate House|0 comments

Two cameras, a tripod and a remote control drone. Not what you’d expect to find on an ordinary construction site. But there’s nothing ordinary about a SOAS construction site. Last week, SOAS took to the skies, or rather a drone did, to capture shots of the North Block building and people hard at work. The drone reached lofty heights of 15m, hovering like a helicopter to take shots of the

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Everything I do…

By northblock|November 13, 2014|Car Park, Criminal, Filming, Kevin Costner, North Block, Senate House|0 comments

While it’s not strictly related to the North Block Project, you might be interested to hear that the North Block car park has a newly acquired claim to fame. On 26th October, it played host to Kevin Costner’s trailer when the bright lights of Hollywood descended on the SOAS library for the filming of Criminal, an American-English action thriller set for release in August 2015. Now there’s something to mention

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