12/10/19
Both Sides Now: Film Music

Things are changing for women working in the film and TV industries, but more needs to be done. A recent report showed that of the top 250 films at…

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13/10/19
Building a Better Film Future: Diversity

The creative sector is rich with a diverse selection of voices and stories, but often we find certain voices aren't loud enough. Artists, Filmmakers…

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13/10/19
Building a Better Film Future: Film 50:50

Featuring a diverse range of guests, this panel explores and discusses what it means to take an actively feminist stance towards developing and…

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Career Building: Careers Advice for Non-traditional Routes & Graduates

With more opportunities available for young people to get on-set experience as apprentices or interns, many are questioning whether formal education…

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12/10/19
Career Building: FE/HE Pathways into the Film & TV Industry

Leeds offers an incredible level of education for the creative sector. We're joined by tutors from the top arts Universities, Colleges and Educators…

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13/10/19
Cut!: Make-up & SFX Workshop

Professional make-up and SFX artist Laura Dickey will demonstrate how to create a car crash victim showing a range of techniques including bruising,…

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Exhibition & Distribution: How Do I Get My Film Seen?

From YouTube to film festivals to hiring a cinema, what's the best way to get your film in front of an audience?

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12/10/19
Fight Club: Combat for the Screen and Stage

Planning on shooting an action-packed film? This workshop from Fight Director Mark Ruddick will teach you the methods of having safe combat and stunts…

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12/10/19
From Pop-up to Multiplex: How Do I Put on a Film Screening?

From putting on a screening of your own film in a pop up venue to setting up a film festival this is a fantastic opportunity to learn the skills…

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12/10/19
Holding Out For A Hero: Script Surgery

Do you have a short screenplay (up to 10 pages / 10 mins long)? Would you like advice from professional writers and producers on how to develop it and…

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11/10/19
Hoop Dreams

A remarkable documentary about two black inner-city Chicago boys who go to great lengths to become NBA basketball stars.

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INDIs Young Filmmakers Awards

The INDIs Young Filmmaker Awards returns for its 8th edition with a showcase of the best new short films from up and coming young filmmakers from…

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12/10/19
The Little Shop of Horrors

When nerdy flower shop assistant Seymour Krelbourne finds a strange plant during an eclipse, he doesn't know it's actually an alien with a thirst for…

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13/10/19
The Lobster: Philosophy on Film

In a dystopian near-future single people must check into The Hotel, where they have 45 days to find their perfect mate or be turned into an animal.

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Location, Location, Location: Scouting Your Film

One of the most challenging aspects of any independent film is sourcing the ideal locations. Whether it's a warehouse for your next horror or a Period…

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12/10/19
Musical-aoke!

For our mid festival party, anyone can be a star for the night! As part of BFI Musicals, join Live Cinema UK to celebrate musicals of both stage and…

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11/10/19
The Neverending Story: Script Treatment Workshop

Want to know all there is to know about the story and script process in continuing drama, from how the initial idea is formed, to seeing it in all its…

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12/10/19
One Cut of the Dead

Hired by a network TV channel to film a live broadcast of a low budget zombie film, things go wrong for the hack director and his crew live on air…

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13/10/19
Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes

Michael Cumming’s very personal tribute to Brass Eye, the series he directed between 1995-1997

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13/10/19
Pitch Perfect: How to Successfully Pitch your Screenplay

Do you have a story or screenplay that you are ready to pitch?

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13/10/19
Playing with Dreams

A talk and demonstration from Minecraft and digital wizard Adam Clarke - demonstrating Media Molecule's Dreams and talking about his creative digital…

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12/10/19
Ponyo

Ponyo, a goldfish princess from beneath the sea befriends a small boy during a forbidden excursion to the surface. 

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The Secret of My Success: Stars of the Future Revealed

We're joined by a selection of young artists we've been lucky enough to meet and work with over the past few years. 

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Show Me The Money: Funding Your Film

Join panellists from the top film organisations across the UK to be in the know for many of the grants and schemes now available for independent…

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Thinking Outside the Box Office: Genre and Classification

How do genre and classification relate to the box office and what elements should you consider when writing your screenplay?

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Who's Watching What: A Guide to the Best & Worst Performing Film Genres

What types of movies are the most successful? How likely is an audience to watch your film based on its genre?

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