Dec 02 , 2019

Open Doors Liverpool 2019

  • When: 2nd Dec 2019, 23:59-23:59
  • Organised by: ScreenSkills
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Price: Free
  • Age: 18+
Open Doors Belfast 2018

Want to find out about starting a behind-the-camera (i.e. technical, craft, or production jobs - not acting or performing) career the screen industry?

Open Doors aims to give you insight into what jobs are out there and help you build connections with industry professionals. You’ll get the opportunity to:

  • meet people from the local screen industry
  • hear their stories and get practical advice for getting started in the industry
  • network with industry professionals and creative peers

Come along to Lime Pictures. You will hear from industry experts about jobs in the screen industry behind the camera. Meet speakers in round-table groups of 10 or fewer and take part in an open networking session.

Chat to the ScreenSkills team about Trainee Finder, a scheme that places new talent on paid traineeships with UK films and TV shows like Wonder Woman, Game of Thrones and Peaky Blinders, and get inside advice that may help with your application.

Speakers confirmed so far:

Alex Beards – Editor

Len Gowing – Director of photography

Faye and Claire Newton – Location managers

Paul Rowan – Production designer

Faye Ward – Head of make-up

Gary Sewell – Series producer

Francis Harcombe – First AD 

Alice Spencer – Media assistant

Florence Watson – Script editor

Jake Whitson – Editor

Harry Tulley – Dubbing mixer

Nicky Ball – ScreenSkills High-End Television senior new entrant manager

If you have any questions email Joanna:

In order to book tickets for this event, you must make an account with ScreenSkills. When you sign up with us, we ask you to answer a series of diversity and inclusion questions. The reason we ask this is so we can better understand the screen industries and provide support for under-represented groups. If you do not wish to answer these questions, you can select ‘I prefer not to say’. For more information, please see our guide to ScreenSkills diversity and inclusivity monitoring.


Lime Pictures
Campus Manor
L16 0JP

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