Signal Film & Media have opened their doors again to young filmmakers seeking training in any aspect of filmmaking.This exciting opportunity starting in October is open to all 16-19 year olds living in Cumbria.  The training is free and travel bursaries are available. Those selected will work towards their BFI Film Academy Silver Arts Award (a QCF Qualification).


The BFI Film Academy is a national scheme that aims to identify, nurture, celebrate and showcase the next generation of British film industry talent and give young people who are passionate about film the opportunity to harness and develop the skills needed to construct a career path in filmmaking. Signal Films have been delivering the training since January 2013 and are looking for all types of young filmmakers eager to gain extra training in this area.

Successful applicants will get the opportunity to learn from top film industry professionals in a range of topics from writing a script, story boarding, sound recording, editing, special effects to actual film production and will work together as a film crew to make a short film.

or for more information, please contact Steph Bryant:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01229 838592

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