FULLY BOOKED Open Doors Newcastle: Careers in Film (18:00 - 20:00)

Join ScreenSkills, Northern Film + Media and guests for a special evening focused on careers behind the camera.

Creative Skillset



newcastle, Tyneside Cinema (Pop Up Film School building), 10 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne. NE1 6QG


Join ScreenSkills and Northern Film & Media at the Tyneside Cinema Pop-Up Film School, where you’ll hear from people who work in the film industry, get practical advice about getting into the industry and learn about out their industry-recognised new entrant scheme Trainee Finder.

Find out about their regional film boot camps and how they can help you launch your career in film. Network with like-minded individuals over free pizza on the night.

From landmark films such as I, Daniel Blake, to long-running TV dramas such as Vera and The Dumping Ground, north-east England regularly produces brilliant film and TV content.

At this special evening of practical advice and networking, find out how to start your career in film.

  • Hear from local film industry professionals about different jobs and roles
  • Get practical advice and tips about how to launch your career in film
  • Learn about ScreenSkills' industry-recognised new entrant scheme Trainee Finder
  • Find out how to apply for ScreenSkills’ regional film boot camps
  • Hear from Northern Film + Media about the north east’s very own NFM Academy designed to help you find your way into the film and broadcast industry.
  • Network with like-minded individuals and grab some free pizza!


"“I enjoyed hearing from the industry professionals the most – learning about their different experiences and routes into the industry.”" – Previous Open Doors attendee

The full speaker line-up will be announced shortly.

This event is part of Open Doors, a series of events brought to you by Creative Skillset.


Who is it for?

Creative professionals, new entrants and students. Age range 16+.


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