Film Birmingham - Latest Posts for Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme en-gb Mon, 09 May 2016 15:25:45 +0100 Mon, 09 May 2016 15:25:45 +0100 CINEPHILIA FILM FEST 2016 IS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS - DEADLINE EXTENDED It’s your lucky day Cinephiles – we’ve extended the deadline to apply until midnight Wednesday 27 July! Cinephilia Film Fest is now accepting entries and they want you! Cinephilia is a short film competition celebrating classic cinema of the 20th century and the stories they tell. They are looking for filmmakers to create original shorts inspired by one scene from a classic film. How does it work?1. Select one of the scenes available on the Cinephilia website or your own personal favo... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:07:38 +0100 Brum Spirit Screenings July Stickleback Cinema is a Birmingham UK based film exhibition organisation run by award winning filmmaker Brendan O’Neill. Stickleback Cinema presents award winning film Mustang next Friday 22nd July at Ort Cafe, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, B12 9AH at 19.30 as part of Brum Spirit 16. Admission just £3 for under 25’s/students/OAP’s/Unwaged. In work just £5. 4 other great films next door at Moseley School of Art on Saturday and Sunday. A weekend of free and affordable, family friendly mu... Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:07:42 +0100 London Indian Film Festival 2016 Programme The London Indian Film Festival 2016 returns for a seventh year, with screenings of outstanding South Asian independent films across London and Birmingham. The Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) returns for its seventh year in summer 2016. A pioneering film festival, and the biggest Indian film festival in Europe, LIFF showcases the most current and diverse independent films to come out of South Asia. From shorts, new features, to documentaries, LIFF offers avid cinema goers... Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:07:04 +0100 Film MarketPlace Birmingham 2016 The Producers’ Forum and Film Birmingham are delighted to announce Film Marketplace Birmingham 2016. It builds on the success of the Marketplace held last October when 30 film companies pitched their film projects in Birmingham to 11 film production and distribution companies including Lionsgate Films, The Works Film Group, and Film 4. This kind of event is rarely found outside of film festivals and attracted filmmakers from around the UK and continental Europe. Date and venue of this year... Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:07:34 +0100 Midlands Television Conference 2016 RTS Midlands invites you to join them in the heart of Worcestershire for what promises to be a valuable day out of your busy schedule… The programme for this event has been designed to give you access to useful information, industry updates and practical help that you can use in your business, as well as giving you a forum to link with other industry professionals from our region. We are extremely pleased to have secured some fabulous key note speakers for the day and we have 2 excellent b... Tue, 07 Jun 2016 15:06:10 +0100 Entries open for the RTS Midlands Centre Awards 2016 The Royal Television Society has opened entries for the RTS Midlands Centre Awards 2016. The awards celebrate excellence in production across all platforms, from traditional television output such as documentary and drama, through to news and current affairs and digital innovation. Nominees will be announced in September and winners will be announced at a prestigious gala dinner on Thursday 3rd November at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull. More details about the awards and how t... Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:06:28 +0100 BFI Consultation Roadshows 2016 We want to hear from you! The BFI is at the heart of film in the UK with a network of partners and alliances, filmmakers and audiences, educators and learners that together create an environment where film and the moving image can flourish both culturally and economically. Our direction is informed through regular consultations and this summer we are hosting a series of nine roadshows across the UK and launching an online consultation to help us set our strategy for 2017-2022. Our current pl... Thu, 26 May 2016 15:06:09 +0100 ITV quiz show REBOUND is looking for quick thinking contestants to take part in the next series. DO YOU WANT TO BE IN WITH THE CHANCE OF WINNING A BIG CASH PRIZE? WE ARE COMING TO BIRMINGHAM ON THURSDAY 2nd JUNE If you love quizzes, word puzzles, picture games and have a great general knowledge, then we want to hear from you! Email: for an application form. All applications must be 18 years and over and have the unrestricted right to live and work in the United Kingdom. Further eligibility criteria and terms and conditions apply. The closing date for returning applicat... Mon, 23 May 2016 15:05:33 +0100 The Call Up - Screening and Q&A with Director Charles Barker and Producer Matt Wilkinson After a sell out closing night premiere at the Sci-Fi London Film Festival Producer Matt Wilkinson will be in attendance for a Birmingham screening and Q&A There are just 4 days left to reserve your tickets to the Birmingham screening on 31st May 2016, please click link for tickets here. The Call Up When a group of elite online gamers each receive a mysterious invitation to trial a state-of-the-art virtual reality video game, it’s a dream come true and impossible to resist. Arriving at the... Wed, 18 May 2016 16:05:39 +0100 NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR ‘BEST OF BRITISH’ FILM FESTIVAL AT BRINDLEYPLACE As St. George’s Day approaches, the people of Birmingham are being invited to vote for their favourite British film to be shown as part of the outdoor Film Festival, which returns to Brindleyplace this summer. Celebrating the ‘best of British’, the fifth annual Film Festival will take place between 12 and 21 July in Central Square at Brindleyplace and is free for all to attend. In 2015, the Film Festival helped to attract more than 94,000 visitors to the estate during the fortnight of ... Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:04:05 +0100