BBC Academy Careers In Screen

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Interested in a career in screen? Meet professionals (including Alison!) working in the industry at this free ScreenSkills event

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Want to get the lowdown about working in the screen industry?

ScreenSkills’ Open Doors aims to give you insight into what jobs are out there and help you build connections. You’ll meet industry professionals working in the screen industry, followed by an open networking session (with pizza!).

Your Career in the Screen Industry

This event is for people eager to get their foot in the door and interested to hear about the different careers open to them in film, TV, animation, VFX and games.

You’ll get the opportunity to connect with industry professionals, hear their advice and insights about getting started in the industry and network with like-minded people.

Professionals joining the event include:

  • Affie Jeerh | new entry level talent team, BBC

  • Alison Grade | author, film producer and owner, Mission Accomplished

  • Annabelle Bevan | managing director, Crew Birmingham

  • Caroline Bean | freelance production manager

  • Caroline Officer | TV producer and media educator

  • Jo Myall | trainee finder, ScreenSkills

  • Nigel Harris | head of production, Ragdoll Productions

  • Rani Randhawa | head of leadership & development, BBC

  • Sarah Trigg | executive producer, Wonder


Date: 23rd September 2019 18:00 – 20:00

Please note, this event covers behind the scenes careers, not performing/acting.

Venue: The Bond Company, 180-182 Fazeley St, Digbeth, B5 5SE