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Cinema Obscura Launches

FREE film club based at the University of Worcester. Showcasing double bills of World cinema, Genre and Exploitation classics. The more obscure the better! First Screening: Wednesday 4th October, 6.30 in the Urwin Lecture Theatre.  Pleasantville & Night of the Living … Continue reading

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Playback Exhibition National Tour Coming to The Hive

    Tuesday, 22 August 2017 1 – 21 September 2017, Showcasing Work by local filmmakers Over 200 short films made by up and coming artist filmmakers (aged 16 – 24) from across England will be showcased in Playback, a … Continue reading

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TRIP to Sheffield International Documentary Festival

I am coordinating a trip to the Sheffield International Documentary Festival from the 9th to the 14th June 2017. Depending on interest I may do this as an official trip and arrange accommodation etc. or, failing that, people can make … Continue reading

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New Resource – On Craft

Simply put (from their website) It’s On Craft , "..gather high-quality material from films, graphic novels and other visual media and let you explore how other professionals crafted it." Crafts they support include Animation, Art Direction, Idea to Screen, Project … Continue reading

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BAFTA’s Guru Live event – 6+7 May

For the second year, BAFTA will be holding a 2 day festival called Guru Live at our headquarters in London on 6+7 May. You can find out more here, but the event will be a chance for aspiring creatives to … Continue reading

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Heikki Simpula – Director

Friday 10th March – 12.00pm – JL2002 Film Production (DFPR) graduate Heikki Simpula will be visiting to talk about his experiences since university: becoming a film and TV director; how to manage and develop a career between different countries;  doing post graduate … Continue reading

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Nicole Pott – Producer

Friday 3rd March  – 12.00pm – JL2002 Film Production and Screenwriting graduate Nicole Pott will be talking about her career since University: working as a runner and production assistant; funding and distributing independent feature films; setting up a film business; developing scripts; and much … Continue reading

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Worcester Week Set Building 2017

During Worcester week students had the opportunity to design their own sets and then work with the Facilities team to build and finish them in time for a one day shoot. The whole process was documented in time-lapse, and there’s … Continue reading

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Visit Day 19th Feb

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Last weekend saw a great visit day for students thinking about studying Film at the University of Worcester.

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Job Opportunities at Sheffield Doc/Fest

Exciting opportunity! Join the team at Sheffield Doc/Fest for the 2017 Festival as part of the Films, Marketing, and Production teams. They are currently hiring for Doc/Player Coordinator, Publications Coordinator, Production Coordinator, and Venue Coordinators. Applications close starting 5 January: … Continue reading

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