Oct 16 , 2018

Open Doors Newcastle: Careers in Film - SOLD OUT

  • When: 16th Oct 2018, 23:59-23:59
  • Organised by: ScreenSkills
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Price: Free
  • Age: 16 +

Unfortunately, this event is now sold out.

Open Doors is a series of events for anyone curious about starting a career in Film.

Come along and:

  • Meet people from the film industry in your local area
  • Hear their stories and get practical advice for getting started in the industry
  • Network with industry professionals and your own creative peers

Join us at Tyneside Cinema Pop up Film School, to hear about jobs behind the camera from a line- up of film industry experts. You’ll meet the speakers in round-table groups of 10 or less, followed by an open networking session.

You can also 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 some inside advice before applications open in November. They will also be talking about the regional Film boot camps and how it can help you launch your career in Film.

Amazing films such as I, Daniel Blake, Transformers, Macbeth alongside TV dramas Vera and The Dumping Ground have been filmed in the North East.

Tickets are free and include pizza! Don't miss out! #OpenDoorsCareers

Open Doors is a series of events brought to you by ScreenSkills and supported by ScreenSkills' Future Film Skills Fund, with the British Film Institute, awarding funds from the National Lottery. The Fund invests in the skills and training of the UK film industry to secure its growth and sustainability, ensuring UK film remains world-class.

This event is part of BBC Digital Cities North East, running 15-19 October 2018. Visit bit.ly/Digi-NE for more information about other free events for the Creative Industries in Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesbrough and Gateshead.

This event is in partnership with Northern Film + Media, the North East England’s creative industries development agency.

If you have any questions email kay.verdon@screenskills.com

Refund policy: Tickets for this event are non-refundable.

Tyneside Cinema Pop up Film School
10 Pilgrim St
Newcastle upon Tyne

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