GET STARTED IN FILM

Get Started in Film is our flagship 5 day programme combining workshops, on-the-job training and mentorship by experienced film professionals; providing participants with everything they need to start a career within the film and TV industries including an IMDb credit.

Most recent examples include:

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Participants: 8

workshops: Croydon Arts Store

Production Company: Cow Buy Milk

Partner organisations: LLC and JobCentre Plus

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Participants: 12

Workshops: East London

Production Company: Slick Films

Partner organisations: Princes Trust, Uncertain Kingdom

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Participants: 9

Location: Croydon

Production Company: UndrLndn

Partner organisations: LLC, Mayor of London and JobCentre Plus

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Participants: 6

Workshops: Croydon

Production Company: BBC and SLS

Partner organisations: LLC

Participants: 13

Workshops: West London

Partner organisations: Princes Trust, BFI

Achievements: BFI London Film Festival 2019

Participants: 7

Workshops: Croydon

Partner organisations: Royal Central School for Speech and Drama

ALUMNI

We have trained over 400 unemployed, disadvantaged and underrepresented young people in all aspects of the film production process. Alumni have gone on to work with and for the BFI, Channel 4, Slick Films and various independent productions. See below for the latest videos about our amazing former trainees: