Introducing "Filmmaking for Absolute Beginners" with John Harrigan!

Date: Sunday 9th June

Time: 10.30am-4.30pm

Cost: £45 or £40 for Members

Have you ever dreamed of making your own movie but didn't know where to start? Join us for a beginner-friendly workshop led by acclaimed filmmaker John Harrigan, tailored specifically for those with no prior experience in filmmaking.

In this workshop, we'll take you through every step of the filmmaking process, breaking it down into easy-to-understand concepts. From crafting your first screenplay to bringing it to life on screen, we've got you covered.

John Harrigan is a multi award-winning screenwriter, director, and producer. John is a BAFTA Connect member and script readers at the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Competition. With over 13 years of working independently from studios, he's honed his craft and is excited to share his knowledge with aspiring filmmakers like you.

Throughout the workshop, John will share insider tips and tricks learned from his extensive experience. You'll learn how to write captivating scripts, work with actors and crew, and even explore options for your finished film.

But it's not just about the technical aspects – John believes in the power of storytelling and the importance of tapping into your own creativity. You'll discover how to use your strengths to create compelling narratives and how to utilise location and landscape to enhance your storytelling.

No fancy equipment or previous knowledge required – just bring your enthusiasm and creativity! Whether you're a complete novice or just starting to dip your toes into the world of filmmaking, this workshop is the perfect place to begin your filmmaking journey.

Join us and discover the exciting possibilities of storytelling through film. Don't let your lack of experience hold you back – sign up now for "Filmmaking for Absolute Beginners" with John Harrigan.

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Programmed in partnership with the Sir John Hurt Film Trust.

  • Release Date :
  • 07 Mar 2024
  • Certificate :
  • TBC
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