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Vaccine programme job opportunities

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University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), one of the largest NHS Trusts in the country, is currently recruiting workers for the Covid-19 vaccine programme. Local people from across Birmingham…

RTS Midlands Television Awards 2020 Nominees

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Here are the nominees for the RTS Midlands Awards 2020. The RTS Midlands will be celebrating the TV and broadcasting industry across the Midlands. Categories include Award for Best Animation,…

Whickers Film & TV Funding Award – Deadline January 31st

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The Whickers Film & TV Funding Award is awarded annually to an emerging filmmaker from anywhere in the world with the most promising pitch for a director-led documentary which fulfils…

New international programme of Covid Supervisor Training just launched!

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The Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB) and the British Film Commission (BFC) are partnering to roll out a new accredited programme of Covid Supervisor training for film and TV…

Film and TV Production during Lockdown

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National restrictions begin in England from 5th November. Find out about the new restrictions and what you can and cannot do.  The following guidance is provided from UK Government and provides confirmation…

Guru Live: Shaping Your Story

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Organised by BAFTA Online, Free Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 13:30 - 14:30   Storytelling is at the heart of what we do and runs across all crafts and mediums. Hear…

Lantern show in Birmingham celebrates new Netflix film

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A magical lantern show will be illuminated in Birmingham’s Chinese Quarter to mark the release of the brand-new animated film. Netflix's Over the Moon will be celebrated in Birmingham from this…

BBC Two and BBC Nations offers co-commissioning opportunity for UK producers

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BBC Two and BBC Nations has today launched a new co-commissioning opportunity for suppliers based outside of London. The initiative offers guaranteed commissions that will increase representation on the channel…

Man Like Mobeen wins Broadcast award

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Man Like Mobeen has won Best Comedy Programme at the Broadcast Digital Awards 2020. Run by television trade magazine Broadcast, the awards focus on content from channels not considered 'terrestrial',…

BFI Screen Talk: Letitia Wright

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Much celebrated Guyanese-British actor Letitia Wright will discuss her stunning performance in our opening film Mangrove (Steve McQueen), as well as her outstanding career to date. Tune in to the…

Filmmakers invited to free course with Eska Mtungwazi

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If you are 16-35, a filmmaker, emerging artist, writer, musician, poet, graphic designer or photographer, sign up to this free landmark course. Creative agency Louder Than Words welcomes Eska Mtungwazi…

Steve McQueen’s ‘Red, White And Blue’ Filmed in Wolverhampton

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Red, White And Blue of Steve McQueen’s ‘Small Axe’ series looks at the Metropolitan Police in the early 1980s. The episode, which forms part of his Small Axe anthology, was…

American Mystery Film ‘Enola Holmes’ Filmed in West Midlands

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Sherlock Holmes has been one of the world’s most famous and revered fictional detectives since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle first released A Study in Scarlet back in 1887. And since the Sherlock Holmes…

Futures 48: Royal Television Society’s short film competition

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British film and TV forum the Royal Television Society (RTS) has launched Futures 48, a short film competition open to aspiring filmmakers with no broadcast credits from across the UK.…

British Film Commission statement on further UK Government COVID-19 restrictions

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Below is a statement issued by CEO of the British Film Commission, Adrian Wootton OBE, on further UK Government COVID-19 restrictions: Yesterday’s announcements from the UK Prime Minister and Scotland’s First…

Creativity Works: Content Production

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Get the skills and connections needed to get paid work in branded content, moving image and film. Create Jobs is looking for 25 aspiring content creators who want to make…

RTS Midlands Career Fair: 12th-15th October

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RTS Midlands TV Career Fair - Monday 12 October to Thursday 15 October 2020 sponsored by NFTS In the most ambitious Careers Fair yet, the RTS four day event from Monday 12…

New “BAME Community Grants” scheme – Deadline 28th August

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The Film and TV Charity have opened a new fund, taking the form of "BAME community grants". The grants offer between £300 up to a maximum of £3,500 for projects…

Birmingham City University announces partnership with British Film Institute

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Birmingham City University has announced a new five-year partnership with the British Film Institute (BFI). Formally beginning in September 2020, the collaboration will provide placement and secondment opportunities for BA…

Birmingham’s NEC to open as film and TV studio complex

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The arenas and exhibition spaces plan to transform into film and TV studio spaces to avoid staying empty during the pandemic The arenas at Birmingham’s large-scale events space, the NEC,…

Apply for investor relations programme Creative Enterprise Evolve

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Creative England have launched the second iteration of Creative Enterprise Evolve – a unique investment-readiness programme for content makers and innovators seeking finance for business growth. Led by Creative England in partnership…

UK community cinemas call for zine and video submissions for visual project “Waves”

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UK community cinemas No Planet B (London), Caribbean Pop Up Cinema (Birmingham) and Sea/Film (Scarborough) are delighted to announce their collaboration on a special online screening event taking place in…
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Submissions open for Heritage Films

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Film Birmingham is proudly hosting a culturally significant programme of films as part of This is My City - Sports & Culture Festival. From August 29th to August 31st, our…
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John Brabourne Awards – Application Deadline July 31st

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About The John Brabourne Awards has supported up and coming talent since 2007 and we’re proud to have over 100 alumni. We offer financial assistance of up to £5,000 to…

WOFFF – Short Script Contest for woman over 50 now open

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The WOFFF20 short script competition is now open. The competition is open to as-yet unproduced, complete short drama scripts, under five minutes, centring on a woman over 50 or written by…

Global Short Docs Forum – Open for Submissions

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Global Short Docs Forum connects short documentary filmmakers with digital media platforms. The Global Short Docs Forum 2020 brings together 12 filmmakers selected from a global call, to attend an…

Production Assistant Intern Wanted – Slinky Productions Birminham

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POST: Production Assistant Intern (12 Months Full Time) ROLE: 1 Year Student Internship for University Students Studying Video / TV / Film. You must be about to start your 2nd…

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updated Guidance

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On July 7th, the UK Government announced an exemption to the quarantine requirements for film and high-end TV cast and crew. The exemption relates to those working on productions which…

S.O.U.L. (Screening Our Unseen Lives) – Britain’s Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic film talent

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The British Blacklist is working with S.O.U.L., We Are Parable and The New Black Film Collective to present S.O.U.L.Fest. In the current climate it has proven a challenge to work…
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Want to get into TV? Join the 4Talent session – July 9th

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Channel 4 and the National Film and Television School (NFTS) have teamed up to run a four-week series of masterclasses and training sessions for independent production companies and freelancers based…
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JOB ALERT: @uhbtrust is seeking a range of workers for the COVID-19 Vaccine Programme. Drivers, Administrators, First-aiders, Coordinators, Organisers, Marshalls, etc. Read more: https://t.co/I83Wj3Awc6
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@flatpack: As part of their new Momentum programme, @weareparable are running mental wellbeing sessions for Black filmmakers on 27 & 29 Nov. Limited spaces - book here: https://t.co/ysjdnpzzID @punchrecords @FilmBirmingham @ProducersForum
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@ProductionGuild: We are hours away from the Production Guild Innovation Awards in association with @WBSLeavesden. They celebrate the innovative work of our members who kept production moving during lockdown. Watch the action via YouTube 6.30 - 7pm https://t.co/96UCcIFbHI #PGGBAwards 👏✨🎉🎬😷
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@CreateCentralUK: Huge congratulations to all the winners and nominees #RTSMidsAwards. You have done an incredible job during a really challenging year. 👏👏
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Our pleasure to sponsor tonight's awards. Cheers to all winners and nominees! 🥂 https://t.co/p7Hn657KBm
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