Author Archives: Kirsty Stark

City Hall, Old Town & Farewell Dinner – 28/5

Saturday 28th May We began the day at Stadshuset – Stockholm’s City Hall – with a reunion of sorts.  Steve Gunnarson, the Governor of Rotary District 2350 here in Sweden, had returned from the Rotary International Conference in New Orleans, … Continue reading

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Presentations, Foreign Office & Parliament – 26/5 & 27/5

Thursday 26th of May After our vocational days on Thursday, we met at the Hotel Hellsten to attend a meeting of the Stockholm International Rotary Club.  This is a different type of club to many that we have visited throughout … Continue reading

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Rentals & Post Production – Kirsty’s Vocational Day 26/5/11

My Stockholm vocational day was a lot of fun, and consisted of two separate visits, with a Rotary meeting in between. Ljud & Bildmedia My first visit was at Ljud & Bildmedia, one of Stockholm’s biggest film equipment rental companies, … Continue reading

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Set Visits & an Academy Award: Kirsty’s Vocational Day 25/5/11

What a huge day!  For me, it consisted of four separate film-related vocational visits, which I’ll try and summarise below without going into too much (excited) detail.  Please ask questions if you have them, because my brain is full of … Continue reading

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Kirsty’s Vocational Visit to the Swedish Film Institute

I had a fantastic vocational day on Thursday; catching the train into Stockholm for a visit to the Swedish Film Institute.  The Institute’s aim is to “promote film across the board – from idea to finished product, during launch in … Continue reading

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Last days in Enköping: May 12th & 13th

Enköping has been a great place to stay, with its beautiful parks and gardens and friendly ‘small town’ atmosphere.  It definitely has a different feel to Uppsala and Stockholm, and we’re all really glad that we’ve been able to have … Continue reading

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Wednesday May 11th – Kirsty’s Vocational visit

Enköping is a town of around 40,000 inhabitants, and due to its small size, doesn’t have much of a film industry.  Fortunately for me, it’s only about 40 minutes by train from Stockholm, so it was arranged that I would … Continue reading

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