Cosplayers UK - The Movie
Running Time: 83 Mins
Retail Price: £10.44
Release Date: 03/02/2014
Content Type: Movie
This documentary follows a small selection of talented Cosplayers as they take part in the May 2011 MCM Expo and showcase their costumes in the Masquerade.
Find out what it's like to attend the MCM Expo. See amazing costumes showcased in high quality video to an amazing soundtrack. Meet the Cosplayers and find out how the costumes were made. See on stage and backstage at the competitive masquerade. Get inspired to make your own costume!
Meet the British Cosplayers as they take on the Euro Cosplay Championships at the UK's largest convention.
Directed by Ed Hartwell and Johnnie Oddball, the documentary follows a small selection of talented Cosplayers as they take part in the May 2011 MCM Expo. Cosplay, short for "costume play", is a type of performance art in which participants wear costumes and accessories to represent a specific character often from the fantasy, anime, Sci-Fi or comic genre.
Filmmaker Ed Hartwell is an animator and director who has won numerous awards for his films Bus Kong and The Day The Robots Woke Up and is the co-creator of the BAFTA nominated Strange Hill High. Cosplayers UK The Movie is the second live action feature film Hartwell has produced with Johnnie Oddball following their comedy mockumentary When London Sleeps It Came Alive.