preserving the nation's fairytales and folklore through film
The Ballad of Mary Whyddon - A Dartmoor folktale based in 17th century Chagford on the brink of the English Civil War. (2011 - in post-production) more
Sir Lanval - A haunting Arthurian fairytale dating from the twelfth century and produced as a joint project with the Centre de l'imaginaire Arthurien in Brittany. (2010 - 77mins) more
The Laidley Worm of Spindleston Heugh - A princess is turned into a dragon by her stepmother. A heart-stopping fairytale from Northumbria. (2009 - 40mins) more
Peerifool - Three little girls outwit an ogre. A feminist fairytale from the Orkneys collected in the nineteenth century. (2008 - 42mins) more
Cherry of Zennor - An innocent servant girl sets out to seek adventure and romance only to find herself unwittingly in a fairy household. (2007 - 38mins) more
Childe Rowland - Three brothers set out one by one to rescue their sister after she has been stolen by the fairies. A thrilling British fairytale about courage and love of family. (2006 - 29mins) more
Pottle o' Brains - Jack the village idiot visits a wise woman to see if he can buy some brains but the price is more than he bargained for. (2005 - 14mins - A Phoenix Media Bursary Film)
Woodwose - Lucy is sent into the woods by her vicious mother and returns with some rather unusual new talents. A sensational tale of revenge, sibling rivalry and the power of a generous heart. (2004 - 32mins)
"Elizabeth-Jane Baldry's films are refreshing and imaginative - a new storyteller from the green heart of Devon"
-Alan Lee, Academy Award winner, conceptual designer, Lord of the Rings.
|Photos by Brian Skilton, Sketches and CFG logo by Rima Staines, Website designed by Elizabeth-Jane Baldry|