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Writing comedy for TV and Film – a workshop with Henry Normal

Henry Normal, better known as co-writer of award winning TV and film shows such as The Royle Family, The Mrs Merton Show, The Parole Officer, Coogan’s Run, Paul Calf and producer of amongst many others Oscar nominated Philomena, Gavin and … Continue reading

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Screenwriting Festival Saturday 14th April – Programme of Events

Worcester Screenwriting Festival The Hive, Worcester Saturday 14th April 2018

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James Wiles – Social Media Producer

Former student James Wiles visited us today to talk about his work as a creative director of Social Media and viral video. Bio James Graduated in 2015. He went travelling after graduation and then started looking for work in the … Continue reading

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[WoRFs] The Plan + Guest

The Lucas Plan This years WoRFs Spring season launches with a Special Preview of The Plan – a film that has not even been finished yet. The two extracts explain the historical context of the and then show the development of the plan itself. These … Continue reading

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Myrna Tsapa – Director/Producer

Myrna Tsapa  21st Febraury 2018 Screening of Katinoula 12.15pm Live Video Chat with Myrna: 1.15pm Room EE1126, Digital Arts Centre, University of Worcester   Katinoula Documentary , 2012 Greece,HD,Stereo,47 mins Cairo 2010. Katinoula has grown old, but still actively serves … Continue reading

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Ben Whitehead – Assistant Editor

Former student Ben Whitehead joined us on Skype today to share his experience of leaving university and breaking into the industry. Ben graduated in 2013 and spent the first couple of years working on a feature film that he started … Continue reading

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Shaun Dey – founder of Reel News.

Shaun Dey is the founder and principal film maker with Reel News. Reel News uses film as an active tool in creating change. Since 2006 they have made over 350 films and have had two million views of their videos on Facebook in the last 12 months.
They are involved in campaigns around the Grenfell fire, Saving the NHS, Mc Strike, Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign, Million Climate Jobs, and have just returned from Catalonia.

Shaun will be talking about what he does, why he does it and how he sustains it… Continue reading

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Anne-Marie Sweeney – Documentary Director

Tuesday 21st November 13.15 – 14.15 EEG185 Anne-Marie Sweeney is an acclaimed campaigning film maker. Her films, revealing the often unsung role of working class women as agents of political change, are imbued with humour and resistance. They have been … Continue reading

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Morag Livingston

If you weren’t here you missed another great guest speaker today: Moving from corporate world into Arts Making films and keeping the subjects anonymous Working with vulnerable people. How to sustain a passion project. Building a story.Applying visual elements. Using … Continue reading

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Morag Livingston – Director – Guest Lecture

Tuesday 14th November 11.00- EE1126 – Screening of Belonging 13.15- EEG185 – Directors Talk All welcome. Morag Livingstone is the Director of Belonging (2017). She is an experienced short filmmaker, writer, and documentary photographer telling the real stories of real people in order … Continue reading

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