EVENTS

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
FRI 19th NOV
6:00pm - Late

 

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FREE

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent We start the festival with a great night of fun. Meet the other filmmakers and industry partners as we launch the week with style, drinks, music and fun!

We will also be handing out the awards from 2020 to the winners.


 

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
TUE 23rd NOV
12:00pm - 4:00PM

 

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In collaboration with the Birmingham Film Market, this is a great opportunity to fine tune your pitching skills, enhance your understanding of the business side of the film industry, and maximise your chances of striking a production deal.

 

£15

GRCelebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent FREE FOR FILM MARKET ATTENDEES

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
TUE 23rd NOV
7:15pm - 10:30PM

 

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FREE

Come and join The Prouducers Forum at the Birmingham Film Festival with an evening of local films.
Films and networking with like minded regional talent.

FREE TO ATTEND

 

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
WED 24th NOV
12:00pm - 2:00PM

 

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INTRODUCTION TO CINEMATOGRAPHY

FREE

An Introduction to Cinematography
Presented by Paul Angier, DoP, and Chris Deans, Gaffer. 12:00-14:00

Crew Hierarchy (HoDs and what the departments do and consist of)
Types of lights and how they are operated
Basic lighting techniques
Colour Temp and exposure
Film Start Up procedure

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
WED 24th NOV
2:30pm - 4:00PM

 

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ACTING FOR SCREEN - with Mark Pegg

Practical workshop and training seminar for aspiring actors.

Presented by Mark Pegg - Alfie Kane, Eastenders

Warm up exercises and their purposes

Theatre Games and how to lie convincingly

Blocking a scene

Rehearse, perform and tweak a performance in a real scene.

Cool down exercises

FREE

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
THUR 25th NOV
12:00pm - 2:00PM

 

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FREE

In collaboration with the Birmingham Film Markey, this is a great opportunity to fine tune your pitching skills, enhance your understanding of the business side of the film industry, and maximise your chances of striking a production deal.

 

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
FRI 26th NOV
9:00am - 5:30PM

 

GRCelebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent GRAND HOTEL

BIRMINGHAM FILM MARKET

In collaboration with the Birmingham Film Market, this is a great opportunity to fine tune your pitching skills, enhance your understanding of the business side of the film industry, and maximise your chances of striking a production deal.

 

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
SAT 27th NOV
7:00pm

 

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AWARDS GALA

Our grand finale for the festival where we announce the winners and celebrate the amazing talent on display at this year's event.

We will also be announcing the winner of the first
STEVEN KNIGHT AWARD presented by the Birmingham Film Market.

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent
SUN 28th NOV
10am

 

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FREE

Celebrating and supporting filmmaking gtalent  We host the amazing films made by the student from local branches of
The Pauline Quirke Academy.

We also hand out the award to the best film of the selection.