This year’s RTS North East & The Border Centre Keynote Lecture with Kevin Roberts, former executive chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi, has been postponed until further notice
Future&Co. Films is looking for North East based editors, to fill both freelance and staff positions within their award winning production company.
TalentLab 2016 is a unique creative talent development network aimed at the UK’s emerging and established culturally diverse filmmakers, writers, creative producers, and artists
Harriet Lawrence (SUFFRAGETTE, DOWNTON ABBEY) will deliver two workshops: a half-day introduction for those right at the start of their careers, and a more advanced 'Stepping Up' day for those with some professional experience.
Northern Film and Media’s second annual FILM CLUB programme will offer events and peer-to-peer networking for artist filmmakers through the rest of 2016 and into early 2017
Entries are now being taken for the RTS North East and the Border Centre Awards 2017 ahead of the ceremony next February
The C21 Drama Series Script Competition, in partnership with eOne Entertainment, is looking for an outstanding pilot for a one-hour drama series from a fresh writer or writing team. Deadline: 13 October.
Second Sun screenwriters group meets from 2-5pm on the second Sunday of each month at The Telegraph in central Newcastle. It offers an opportunity for like-minded folk to share news, tips and companionship.
The BBC is looking for the next generation of documentary film makers. Six candidates will be given the opportunity to Produce and Direct their first long-form documentary. Clsoing date: 04 Sept.
This year’s THIS WAY UP takes place in Glasgow in November, bringing together exhibitors from across the UK to explore new ideas, emerging audience trends and the future of cinema.
European Short Pitch is an initiative aimed at promoting the European coproduction of short films. It combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency and a coproduction forum. Deadline: 30th Sept.
The Cutting Edge Directors Scheme is a series of eight industry-led sessions designed to give experienced documentary makers the skills to find their voice and the chance to make a Cutting Edge film. Deadline: Friday 9th Sept.
4 x £10k script development awards plus 6 months of high level industry support are available through this new programme, from The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund in partnership with Big Talk Productions and LOCO
This scheme funds early stage ideas for TV, radio, games and film projects inspired by biomedical science and its impact on our lives.