It’s been an exciting few months since the release of Season 1, and we’ve already had the priviledge of being selected for a number of festivals across the globe.
That’s a mention/official selection from every festival we’ve entered so far, which is a fantastic boost for the First Musketeer team, who all worked so hard to bring this series into existence!
Here is an list of our nominations to date:
The Geekie Awards: Honourable Mention and inclusion in their top 8 fictional series.
Raindance Festival: Best New Discovery – Harriet Sams (Director), Best Production Design, Best Costume.
International Online Web Fest: Best European Series (awaiting results)
UK Web Fest: Best UK Series (Winner)
Toronto Web Fest: Best Action/Adventure Series, Best Screenplay – Harriet Sams (awaiting results)
The First Musketeer has managed to take home the prize for Best UK Series at the UK Web Fest.
The Writer/Director/Producer Harriet Sams, and two of the stars from the show, Sean Knopp and Jessica Preddy, attended the celebrations in London’s Leicester Square, to eat, drink, and be very merry at our win.
It was a great evening and we’re very thankful to the jury for selecting our show for the big prize.
We are officially a nominated series! After making it into the top 10 for The Geekie Awards 2015 we are now proud to announce that we have been officially selected to take part in The Raindance Festival 2015 as part of their Web Fest.
We have been nominated in the following catergories:
Best Production Design
Best Costume – Jessica Ozlo
Best New Discovery: Harriet Sams – Director
Over the last few weeks we have released a number of clips from Season 1 of The First Musketeer on our official YouTube Channel. Just in case anyone has missed them we’ve curated them all here.
Clip 1 introduces us to the mysterious Marion (Nicole O’Neill) as she meets the troubled Athos (Edward Mitchell) for the first time:
Clip 2 sees Lazare (Tony Sams) share a little about his past, as Porthos (Charles Barrett) and Ghislain (Paul McMaster) clash swords:
Clip 3 introduces our villain, The Pilgrim (Sean Knopp), who seeks information from one of his many court spies (Mariya Mizuno):
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