SEEKING YOUNG PEOPLE 16-19 LOOKING FOR A CAREER IN FILM

Posted on 6 September 2017

DO YOU KNOW YOUNG PEOPLE WHO NEED THIS AMAZING OPPORTUNITY

We are recruiting committed, talented young people between the age of 16 and 19 to be a part of the BFI Film Academy 2017/18 Network Programme delivered by The Company in partnership with mac Birmingham and Yamination studios.

What happens at the Academy?

This is a real hothouse for those passionate about film involving ….

  • Master classes in script writing, producing, directing, cinematography and editing
  • Produce a short films (live action, animation and documentary) premiered at mac cinema, Flatpack Festival and via BFI
  • Accreditation through Level 2 Silver Arts Award

Also networking events, mentoring, screenings and visits to BBC studios.

When: Focus week Autumn Half-Term plus some weekend days with a screening in November
Where: based at mac birmingham and Yamination Studios Birmingham
Cost: £25 Fee (full bursaries available for fees, travel and support needs)

Who can apply?

Any young person in the West Midlands 16-19 years. There are no qualification requirements just a simple application form and a love of film and film-making . You can be in education or not in education, in work or not in work (but NOT at university). Additional support offered if you have specific educational needs.

Want to find out more and apply?

Please visit http://thecompanyltd.co.uk/bfi-film-academy/ for an application pack or if you have any questions or need help with the application form contact janette@thecompanyltd.co.uk

Deadline by noon 25 September 2017