Film Birmingham - Latest Posts for Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/screenwm/ Screen WM and Producers’ Forum announce Producer Mentoring Scheme en-gb Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:01:44 +0100 Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:01:44 +0100 Film MarketPlace Birmingham 2016 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/film-marketplace-birmingham-2016/ Midlands Television Conference 2016 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/midlands-television-conference-2016/ Entries open for the RTS Midlands Centre Awards 2016 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/entries-open-for-the-rts-midlands-centre-awards-20/ 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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/entries-open-for-the-rts-midlands-centre-awards-20/ BFI Consultation Roadshows 2016 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/bfi-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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/bfi-roadshows-2016/ ITV quiz show REBOUND is looking for quick thinking contestants to take part in the next series. http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/itv-quiz-show-rebound-is-looking-for-quick-thinkin/ 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: rebound@thames.tv 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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/itv-quiz-show-rebound-is-looking-for-quick-thinkin/ The Call Up - Screening and Q&A with Director Charles Barker and Producer Matt Wilkinson http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/the-call-up-screening-and-qanda-with-director-char/ 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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/the-call-up-screening-and-qanda-with-director-char/ CINEPHILIA FILM FEST 2016 IS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/cinephilia-film-fest-2016-is-open-for-applications/ 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 favourite 2. Create an original short film inspired by the classic scene3. Submit it, sit back and relax! The bes... Mon, 09 May 2016 15:05:27 +0100 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/cinephilia-film-fest-2016-is-open-for-applications/ NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR ‘BEST OF BRITISH’ FILM FESTIVAL AT BRINDLEYPLACE http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/nominations-now-open-for-best-of-british-film-fest/ 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 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/nominations-now-open-for-best-of-british-film-fest/ Creative Networks - Film-Making on a Micro-Budget http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/creative-networks-film-making-on-a-micro-budget/ Film-Making on a Micro-Budget Speakers: Pip Piper, Paul Green and Andy Conway THURSDAY 28th April 2016, 6:30PM UNTIL 9PM Millennium Point Lecture Theatre (MP) – Millennium Point – Birmingham City University, Curzon St, Birmingham B47XG BFilm Micro is a recently formed Micro-Budget Digital Film Studio and Talent Development Hub based in Birmingham. Their stated aim is to make Birmingham the home of iconoclastic, genre driven, micro-budget movies in the UK and a magnet for outstanding new ... Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:04:19 +0100 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/creative-networks-film-making-on-a-micro-budget/ Stickleback Cinema Q&A Screenings http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/stickleback-cinema-screenings/ Slow West + Q&A with director John Maclean Friday 1 April 2016 6pm – 9.30pm The Mockingbird Bar & Theatre, Custard Factory B9 4AA A Western with Michael Fassbender! A bounty hunter (Michael Fassbender) keeps his true motive a secret from the naive Scottish teenager (Kodi Smit-McPhee) he’s offered to serve as bodyguard and guide while the youth searches for his beloved in 1800s Colorado. Film followed by Q&A with John Maclean who is a film director, screenwriter and musician formerly of... Wed, 23 Mar 2016 10:03:41 +0000 http://cms.filmbirmingham.co.uk/news/stickleback-cinema-screenings/