Month: October 2016

BFI Film Academy – Shepperton Studios (16-19 year olds)

Aged 16- 19? Passionate about filmmaking? If so the BFI Film Academy is for you! The Resource Productions BFI Film Academy course covers every area of the filmmaking process. It enables you to develop your commercial and cultural knowledge and equips you with the skills neede to make a career in film a reality. The …

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Creativity Works: Film – free course for 17-24 year olds (London)

Kickstart your career in the Film Industry with this free, 6 week course for 17 – 24 year olds The course offers: Intensive hands on training with film and commercial agencies Bootcamps that prep for production roles On set work experience Training in camera operation, audio, post and pre-production and editing Support with a quality …

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Little Pieces of Gold seeking short plays

Little Pieces of Gold, a theatre company dedicated to new writing is looking for short plays which capture the theme of keeping hopes and dreams alive. So plays about second chances, moving on and opportunities for change. Stories could be set within the personal or domestic realm or address wider political, societal or environmental concerns. …

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Paper Nations and Mix Conference call for Artwork/ Writers

Paper Nations and Mix Conference call for Artwork About Mix Conference artwork call The biannual conference, Mix 2017 has teamed up with Paper Nations to commission a writer or artistic team to create a new literary artwork for the Bath Spa University’s MediaWall. Total budget £8000 (including all expenses). http://mixconference.org/ “For the month of July …

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Writing Workshop Facilitator required – North Yorkshire (paid)

“Take Our Words For It” – creative writing by and for parents. Parents4Parents-NorthYorks is launching a creative writing project with parents from military and civilian families in and around Catterick. The project will engage parents who have faced difficult circumstances when expecting and looking after their children as members of the “ Take Our Words …

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Opportunities Weekly Round-up: 28 October 2016

Our weekly Friday round-up of opportunities listed on the blog that haven’t yet reached their closing date (listed in order of closing date).  Opportunities are grouped into four sections: 1) Pick of the Week & featured posts; 2) Opportunities with Deadlines; 3) Workshops and Events; 4) Ongoing opportunities (No deadline). Want to be sure you never miss …

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Opportunities: Pick of the Week -RSL Brookleaze Grants for writers

Each week we look through our pile of writing opportunities to pick out one we think is particularly worth your time. It could be an innovative brief, great prize money, a high-profile company, or just plain fun. This week’s pick: RSL Brookleaze Grants for writers Description:  Awarded by the Royal Society of Literature, the RSL …

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Channel 4/ Touchpaper launch 4Stories scheme for writers

Channel 4 is launching a new talent scheme which will bring on the next generation of writers and directors giving them the chance to see their work broadcast on Channel 4. The scheme, 4Stories, is aimed at encouraging applications from talent currently under-represented in television drama – women, disabled people, BAME and people from disadvantaged …

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Outside the Frame – Writing Workshops

Outside The Frame Arts which I have developed poet Hafsah Bashir. In their words: Our project ‘Platform for Palestinian Arts’ is taking place between October 2016 to January 2017. With a series of workshops happening all over Manchester. Please share this email widely! And join our mailing list by contacting outsidetheframearts@gmail.com Our first writing workshop …

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In Conversation with Anne Edyvean, Head of BBC Writersroom – free event

The third University Women in the Arts public event will be an ‘In Conversation’ session with our very own Anne Edyvean – Head of BBC Writersroom! It takes place in London at 6pm on Weds, 9th November. Venue details are currently TBC and tickets are free but limited, so if you want in, reserve your …

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