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CineQ Queer Film Festival Begins in March

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CineQ Queer Film Festival  has officially grown into a two-day film festival. This is with support from BFI FAN Film Hub Midlands and supported by Centrala Art Gallery, Midlands Art…
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Complete the ScreenSkills Employer Survey

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The Complete the ScreenSkills Employer Survey is important if you or your organisation is an employer within the UK screen industries. Your input in this survey is vital to help…

Ray and Liz: Screening and Q+A

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Fans of the BAFTA-nominated film "Ray and Liz" will be able to chat with its Birmingham-born director at an upcoming event. The multi-award winning artist Richard Billingham returns to the…

Submit your Flatpack Short Film – Deadline January 20th

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Your Flatpack Short Film could earn you £1000 as part of the Flatpack Film Festival. Flatpack is a festival which takes over venues across Birmingham every spring. It draws people…

Watch ‘Back In’ Films at Mockingbird Cinema

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This year's Back In films are a product of the Back In Flagship programme, which supports in Birmingham’s future black filmmakers. Back In works with creative talent from across the city…

Vacancy for BBC Doctors Script Editor – Deadline 15 January

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BBC Doctors is seeking a script editor for its award winning daytime drama Doctors. The deadline is 15 January, 2019. As a BBC Doctors Script Editor you will ensure commissioned…

Video Assist Trainees Wanted for ScreenSkills Trainee Finder

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ScreenSkills still has space on its prestigious Trainee Finder programme for video assist trainees. This opportunity would suit someone who is technically minded with an understanding of camera and formats.…

BFI Film Funding Event in Birmingham

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Are you looking to secure BFI film funding to produce your audio-visual project? BFI Network and The Producers' Forum are hosting an event in Birmingham that might help you on…

Film Birmingham: Festive Opening Hours

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The offices at Film Birmingham will be closed from 24th December - 4th January (inclusive) for the festive period. No filming applications will be processed during this time. Filming request…

BBC Writersroom Accepting Unsolicited Drama Scripts

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The BBC Writersroom has opened its regular window for unsolicited scripts - between 5pm on Monday 10 December 2018 and 5pm on Monday 7 January 2019 for Drama scripts (TV, film, radio, stage…

Uncertain Kingdom Launches Short Film Funding

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Uncertain Kingdom has remarked that in 2019, Britain will be on the brink of a momentous new decade. The 2020's will see the making or breaking of nations, unions and…

BBC New Directors’ Scheme – Deadline 14 January

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Our friends at BBC Drama are sharing a fantastic opportunity - please see below: BBC Drama, supported by BBC Studios & Directors UK, is pleased to announce the latest round of their BBC…

Call for Applicants: Location Manager Course

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If you work in the creative media, event management or technical theatre and want to move into locations, you may be interested in this Sgil Cymru location manager course set for…

Enter Your Film for the Midlands Movies Awards

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Midlands Movies, a Leicester-based film organisation has opened submissions to local filmmakers to put forward their productions for the 3rd annual Midlands Movies Awards. With the Academy Awards just a week…

Call for Applications: ScreenSkills Series Producer Programme

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The ScreenSkills Series Producer Programme, formerly the Creative Skillset Series Producer Programme, is designed for experienced and established producers/directors with at least three years' experience at PD level across a…

BAME and Disabled Female Directors wanted for Free Training Workshop

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The NFTS is looking for talented female, BAME and disabled filmmakers to apply for the Diverse Directors Workshop, which is supported by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures UK. If you’re currently…

Apply for ScreenSkills’ Trainee Finder: Deadline Extended

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Update: This deadline has been extended to Sunday, 9 December. Since its launch, ScreenSkill’s Trainee Finder has helped place trainees on feature films and high-end TV shows across the UK,…

Birmingham Filming Locations On Offer at FOCUS

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Following a highly successful 2017 event, FOCUS, The Meeting Place for International Production, will return to the Business Design Centre London on 4/5 December 2018 for its fourth edition. FOCUS is aimed at all the creative…

Funding Award for Documentary Features

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Looking for funding for your first feature-length documentary film? Apply to The Whickers Film & TV Funding Award for the chance to win £80,000. Established to build on the legacy of…

The Last Word Film Fund: Deadline 28th November

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Do you have an incredible short film idea? Make it happen and get it screened at the Roundhouse! The Roundhouse Trust are looking to support three emerging filmmakers to create new…

November Deadline for 4Stories Emerging Directors

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4Stories, the new-talent initiative, designed to bring on and help establish the next generation of writers and directors, is back! 4Stories is the evolution of the Channel 4 talent initiative Coming…

How Do You #DocSociety Midlands?

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How do you #DocSociety is a listening tour around the UK, and Doc Society is extending the following invitation: "As the BFI’s delegate partner for the UK’s documentary funds, we are…

WFTV Event: Hear From the Makers of Doctors

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Are you a Midlands creative interested in working in Drama? Perhaps you are curious to know more about a genre you don’t work in? Or you want the opportunity to…

Channel 4’s future lies in young, diverse and bullish Birmingham

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At the end of this month, just shy of its 36th birthday, Channel 4 will decide where to move its head office. In the world of media this is a moment…

£60 million competition for Children’s TV Content

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The search for “the next big thing” in UK Children’s Television is gearing up as part of a £60 million initiative being introduced by Government to support the nation's vibrant…

Free Workshop for Film Producers

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Film producers in Birmingham are in for a treat with a free upcoming workshop, run in partnership with Creative Enterprise and Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership. The organisers acknowledge when…

Netflix Recruiting Accounts Trainees for UK Offices

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Due to record levels of film and TV drama production in the UK, Netflix is looking to recruit a select, small group of trainees, with the right skills and experience,…

“Been So Long” Birmingham Screening + Filmmaker Q&A

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Film enthusiasts in Birmingham and the West Midlands can head over to MAC Birmingham on Friday 9 November, 6.00pm to see the modern day romance Been So Long and hear…

New apprenticeship opportunities with 4Talent

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Channel 4 are looking for 6 new apprentices to join their team! Opportunities available in London and Glasgow Roles include Online, Social Media, Press and Publicity and Production Runner Salary…

Women in Film and TV: How To Create A Hit Drama Series

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Are you a female midlands creative with a fantastic idea for a ground-breaking drama series? Would you like to find out the best way to get your programme proposal commissioned?…