This short training course takes place online over one day and is for anyone looking to break into the world of Feature Films or TV and is based in the West Midlands.
Over the course of the day you will be introduced to:
- How the film industry works
- How a film/TV set operates
- You will meet experts who work in film and TV in the region
- What it means to be freelance
- Sector specific CV and portfolio advice
We are particularly interested in participants looking to work in Hair/Make-up, Art Department, Costume, Floor/AD, Locations, Production Office, Cameras, Sound, Lighting, Vision Engineering and Editing.
We are working to develop an inclusive workforce in film and television and strongly encourage applications from under-represented groups, particularly those from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds or those who consider themselves disabled.
A passion for making a career in film and/or TV is the main criteria we are looking for in all applicants.
Places are limited – early applications are encouraged and will be considered before the deadline. Application deadline is 11pm on Tuesday 21 September 2021. Applicants will be notified on or before 24 September 2021.
Training will take place online on Saturday 2 October 2021.
This training course is supported by ScreenSkills using National Lottery funds awarded by the British Film Institute (BFI) as part of the Future Film Skills programme and is delivered by Mission Accomplished in partnership with Create Central.