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, 23 May 2016 15:38:29 +0100 Mon, 23 May 2016 15:38:29 +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 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 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 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 Stickleback Cinema Q&A 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 Brand NEW Channel 4 Property Series Looking For House Hunters Are you relocating to the coast or country? Freeform Productions the makers of “A Place in the Sun” are casting for a brand NEW property series for Channel 4 called “Coast v Country”. Each episode of “Coast v Country” will showcase the most stunning coastline and most beautiful rural backdrops here in the UK, with the aim of helping genuine buyers decide whether to purchase a dream property on the coast or in the countryside. If you or someone you know is looking to buy a proper... Thu, 17 Mar 2016 11:03:25 +0000 Applications for Ones to Watch 2016 are now open The deadline for applications for Ones to Watch 2016 is Monday 11 April, 11pm If you are a rising star in the TV industry, with around 3-5 years’ experience, apply now for Ones to Watch and take the next big step in your career. This FREE scheme gives television’s best and brightest access to four days of inspiring sessions, creative debate and unrivalled networking opportunities at the Edinburgh TV Festival in August, as well as support and mentoring throughout the year, a place on Ones... Mon, 07 Mar 2016 16:03:56 +0000 Free Film Masterclass event in Birmingham Matt Wilkinson MasterClass Wednesday 16th March 3.30-6pm Centrala, Unit 4, Minerva Works, Fazeley Street, Digbeth. FREE to attend but strictly limited places. This Matt Wilkinson MasterClass event is brought to you by BFilm, in collaboration with The Producers Forum and Birmingham City University. BFilm is currently running a weekly industry focused film training programme with 12 selected students from BCU. This is our first master class and is open to anyone interested. Matthew was a Devel... Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:02:31 +0000 Brand New TV Show Looking for Applicants ARE YOU OUR NEXT TV STAR A brand new TV series is looking for people who want a make under! Did you love Snog, Marry, Avoid? Then you’ll love this! Do your friends tell you your look is too OTT?Have you ever wanted to go back to basics and try out a new look?Or maybe you have a friend who is in desperate need of a transformation? We’re looking for people with unique style or an extreme look who would love the opportunity to try a totally new look… with the help of our team of stylists!... Thu, 18 Feb 2016 17:02:25 +0000