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Free BAFTA and BFI careers surgery at LIFF27 + BAFTA Masterclass with Ben Davis

LIFF27 hosts two BAFTA events at Leeds Town Hall on Saturday 16 November. Both are open to the public and the free BAFTA and BFI careers surgery should be of particular interest to those aged 16-19 who would like to pursue a career in film. Please note that you need to book a place, though!

BAFTA and BFI careers surgery 

For the final careers surgery of the year, join BAFTA and BFI at the Leeds Town Hall for an afternoon of mentoring followed by a screening of a programme of short films at the 27th Leeds International Film Festival.

The day will begin with a lunch for all attendees at 12.55pm. The career surgeries will begin at 1.45pm and our exciting line up currently includes 6 times BAFTA nominated hair and make up designer, Ivana Primorac (Anna Karenina, Atonement, Sweeny Todd, The Hours, The Lord of the Rings and Billy Elliot) as well as BAFTA winning VFX Designer, Frazer Churchill (Scott Pilgrim vs.The World, Fast and Furious, Children of Men and The World’s End) and Gavin Humphries (BAFTA nominated Producer of The Curse).

The afternoon will conclude with a FREE screening of the Méliès d’Argent short films in this year’s Leeds International Film Festival at 4pm.

To book your place, email events@bafta.org. Spaces are limited, so book now!

BAFTA Masterclass with Ben Davis

BAFTA presents a masterclass with Cinematographer Ben Davis. Ben joins the BAFTA Crew programme to discuss technical and creative techniques behind his hugely successful catalogue of films including, Layer Cake, Hannibal Rising, Kick Ass, Seven Psychopaths and the critically acclaimed drama, Masters of Sex. A chance to hear from one of the most exciting, new cinematographers on his career so far as well as his long-standing collaboration with producer-director, Matthew Vaughn.

This event is funded by Creative Skillset’s Craft and Technical Skills Academy and Creative England, as part of BAFTA Crew.

Saturday 16 November 2013
6.30pm – 8.00pm
Leeds Town Hall – Sullivan Room

£6.00 / £5.00 concessions

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