Film Birmingham - Latest Posts for Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/screenwm/ Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme en-gb Thu, 10 May 2018 17:50:13 +0100 Thu, 10 May 2018 17:50:13 +0100 New ITV gameshow looking for action movie super fans! http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/new-itv-gameshow-looking-for-action-movie-super-fa/ New game show looking for teams of action movie addicts and film fanatics who want the chance of winning cash prizes and a holiday. Are you a film fanatic with an appetite for adventure? Could you and your mates answer quiz questions and face physical challenges like a real action hero? A brand new ITV game show is looking for a heroic team leader and three teammates to take part and have the chance of winning cash prizes and a holiday. So if you are a Die Hard movie buff, think no Mission I... Thu, 10 May 2018 17:05:50 +0100 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/new-itv-gameshow-looking-for-action-movie-super-fa/ RECLAIM THE FRAME - THE INFLUENCER PROJECT http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/reclaim-the-frame-the-influencer-project/ Birds’ Eye View (BEV) is launching a pilot project designed to grow audiences for films by women. This project seeks to empower audiences to make a positive intervention in the distribution and exhibition space, to prove that films by women are commercially viable and in demand. Supported by the BFI Audience Fund, the “Reclaim The Frame” Influencer Project (which will run from April to September 2018) will spotlight 4 films in 5 cities over 6 months. On 23rd April Birds’ Eye View is ... Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:04:04 +0100 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/reclaim-the-frame-the-influencer-project/ Support line launches for UK film and TV industry http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/support-line-launches-for-uk-film-and-tv-industry/ A new free and confidential telephone support line has been launched by UK’s The Film & Television Charity, offering support for a UK industry of which two – third of workers are freelance. A support line was one of the key recommendations of the new principles and guidelines drawn up by the BFI and Bafta to address issues of workplace conduct and offer more support to victims. “Ours is a wonderful, world-beating industry where people love their work and show tremendous commitment a... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:04:10 +0100 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/support-line-launches-for-uk-film-and-tv-industry/ Call for Entries | BAFTA-Recognised Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2018 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/call-for-entries-bafta-recognised-aesthetica-short/ The BAFTA-Recognised Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF) has a fantastic opportunity for local filmmakers. With entries for the 8th edition open, we’re looking for both established and emerging filmmakers pushing the boundaries of film forward, to showcase their talent to international audiences. ASFF wants to hear from filmmakers taking steps towards new filmic and stylistic ways of storytelling, accepting submissions across 12 genres including; Advertising, Animation, Artists’ Film... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:04:24 +0100 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/call-for-entries-bafta-recognised-aesthetica-short/ NEW TV SHOW - CAR BUYERS WANTED! http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/new-tv-show-car-buyers-wanted/ ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A PRE-LOVED COOL CAR? NEED EXPERT ADVICE TO FIND YOUR PERFECT MOTOR? A MAJOR NEW UK TV SHOW IS HERE TO HELP! Cactus TV, the makers of ‘Saturday Kitchen Live’ and ‘Weekend’ are making a brand new car based TV series for a major UK broadcaster and are casting for people who are currently looking to buy a new/pre-loved car. They are looking for potential car buyers to appear on the show, who have a genuine desire to buy a car, and who want our experts to help them f... Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:04:15 +0100 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/new-tv-show-car-buyers-wanted/ Open City Documentary Festival Seeking Submissions for Pre-Selector Panel http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/open-city-documentary-festival-seeking-submissions/ Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and nonfiction storytelling; and over 4,000 people attended last year’s festival to enjoy some of the very best in contemporary and international documentary. Submissions for Open City Documentary Festival 2018 are open until April 9th. Open City Documentary Festival is looking for individuals to join our submissions pre-selection panel. We are seeking applicants with a proven inte... Thu, 01 Mar 2018 10:03:07 +0000 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/open-city-documentary-festival-seeking-submissions/ We're looking for West Midlands participants for our next exciting time travelling adventure: Back in Time for School. http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/were-looking-for-west-midlands-participants-for-ou/ The makers of BBC2’s hit series Back in Time for Tea are seeking West Midlands pupils and teachers for their next exciting time travelling adventure – Back in Time for School! We’ll be filming in the Birmingham/Coventry area in school holidays this year… living for real the school lessons, uniforms, trips and dinners of yesteryear. Our intrepid class will experience school life from the 1890s to the 1990s – and undoubtedly learn lots along the way! If you’re a parent/guardian o... Mon, 26 Feb 2018 15:02:35 +0000 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/were-looking-for-west-midlands-participants-for-ou/ Open City Documentary Festival 2018 - Submissions Call http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/open-city-documentary-festival-2018-submissions-ca/ Submissions for Open City Documentary Festival 2018 are now open. We’re looking for the most exciting and innovative non-fiction storytelling in short, mid and feature length documentaries as well as cross-platform projects. Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers, and over 4,000 people attended last year’s festival to enjoy some of the very best in contemporary and international documentary. ... Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:02:26 +0000 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/open-city-documentary-festival-2018-submissions-ca/ Submissions Open for BAFTA-Recognised Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2018 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/submissions-open-for-bafta-recognised-aesthetica-s/ Call for Entries! The 8th BAFTA-Recognised @AestheticaShortFilmFest is looking for practitioners who are pushing the boundaries of filmmaking forward, to showcase their work to a wider audience. Celebrating innovation and excellence, ASFF is looking for both emerging and established filmmakers who are pushing the boundaries of filmmaking forward, to showcase their work to a wider audience. ASFF accepts both Short and Feature film submissions from across 12 genres including: Advertising, Ani... Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:02:08 +0000 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/submissions-open-for-bafta-recognised-aesthetica-s/ ITV2 Celebrity Gameshow is BACK - APPLY NOW http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/itv2-celebrity-gameshow-is-back-apply-now/ Fancy competing against Celebrities for a chance to win a cash prize? A returning ITV2 primetime Celebrity gameshow is currently casting for Series 2 and wants TEAMS OF FIVE to apply (teams must include both men and women, 18+) APPLY ONLINE NOWhttps://itvuk.etribez.com/ag/itvcelebability/celebability/welcome.html For more details, contact the team on itv2gameshow@itv.com www.instagram.com/itv2celebability www.facebook.com/contestantcollective Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:02:05 +0000 http://filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/itv2-celebrity-gameshow-is-back-apply-now/