BFI Film Academy 2016

BFI Film Academy 2016

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Apply now! Deadline to apply 9th of October 5pm

We are excited to deliver the BFI Film Academy in Glasgow in partnership with the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. This year we will be exploring Short Film.

If you’re interested in watching, discussing and making films and want to pursue a career in the film and television industry, then the BFI Film Academy is the place to start. Over the course of 15 weeks we will discuss film theory, make a short film and introduce you to industry professionals.

After completion you, you can apply to The National Film and Television School BFI Easter Academy which will take place in the Easter break 2017.

HOW DO I APPLY?

The BFI Film Academy will run every Saturday from November 2016 to February 2017. You must be 16 to 19 years old on the 5th of November to apply and you cannot be at University. Applications will open early September and we will be holding an OPEN DAY on the 17th of September where you can hear from our Alumni, ask questions and get some support with your application form. You can download the application form below.

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Autumn Animation School – Open For Application

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MAD ABOUT MOVIES ~ Autumn Animation School ~ FREE for 15 – 19 year olds living in Glasgow! 


Autumn Animation School will take place at GMAC Film and is FREE for young people to attend with refreshments provided and travel reimbursed.   

Autumn Animation School aims to provide practical skills in model making and other techniques for creating 2D and 3D animations. The course will be taught through using affordable and accessible technology to enable everyone to make their own animations. All participants will get training in different types of techniques and technologies – in return Autumn Animation School will take place over  8 x TUESDAY evening sessions October – December  and 2 x SUNDAY full day workshops in November. 

 
Please Download the Application form GMACAnimation_App_2015 
and email it to madaboutmovies@gmacfilm.com by Wednesday 7th October!
The course starts on Tuesday 20th of October.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR GMAC YOUTH TEAM!

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR GMAC YOUTH TEAM!

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Would you like to be a member of the GMAC Youth Team and be part of shaping the Mad About Movies programme, programming Movie Club and keeping the GMAC Staff up to date with what you want to do at GMAC?

To be a member you must be 15-25 and have done at least 2 activities at GMAC Film.

Still interested? Get a friend from Mad About Movies to email madaboutmovies@gmacfilm.com telling us why you would be a fantastic addition to the team.

Nominations close in 2 weeks on 1st October. if you have applied before please feel free to apply again!!!

BFI Film Academy at GMAC Film – Exploring Sound

BFI Film Academy at GMAC Film – Exploring Sound

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**Open info evening 17 September** **Application deadline 30 September**

The BFI Film Academy 2015/16 is now open for applications! This year we are ‘Exploring Sound’ and will be working with our delivery partner The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) as well as a number of industry professionals in Sound Design, Composing and Screenwriting. In order to apply download the application form and the application guidelines below.

We will be holding an open evening on the 17th of September where you can hear from our Alumni and get some support in completing your application form. Please email filmacademy[at]gmacfilm.com to confirm attendance.



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Mad About Movies – Acting for Screen

Mad About Movies – Acting for Screen

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Saturday Class 7th March-11th April 2015

Are you 15-19, living in Glasgow and MAD ABOUT MOVIES? Do you want to develop acting skills, learn techniques for acting on screen and increase your knowledge about how the world of acting works?

GMAC Film is running a 6 week Saturday Acting Class which will take you through the stages of acting for screen – the workshops will take place in the city centre of Glasgow and is FREE to attend with lunch and travel provided. If you would like to be a part of this amazing opportunity then please complete and return the form below to madaboutmovies@gmacfilm.com.

One Minute Drama – Anti-Sectarianism Workshop

One Minute Drama – Anti-Sectarianism Workshop

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Tuesday 10th February / 10am – 4.30pm

Call out for people interested in taking part in a one day creative drama filmmaking workshop with Youth Scotland at GMAC Film making a film addressing issues of anti-sectarianism from young people’s point of view.

10 Participants – actors, technical crew & an editor – can take part in the workshop, aged between 15 and 25 years old. At the end of the day we will have produced a one-minute drama film on the subject. The workshop will take place at GMAC Film’s training studio on the 5th Floor of Trongate 103. If you’d like to get involved, please send an email detailing what role you would like to take – cast or crew – and why you would like to take part.

This workshop is free to take part in, lunch will be provided and transport reimbursed.