FIND Forum @ GFF 2017 – Come and join the conversation !
When : Wed 22 Feb 2016 , 09:30 – 13:00 hrs.
Where: CCA Clubroom, 350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3JD
FIND Scotland recruited 12 young, talented individuals from under represented groups and supported them to pursue a career in the Scottish screen industries through an intensive programme of training, industry placements, career guidance, and short film commissioning.
The FIND Forum will share the findings from the pilot programme and discuss how we can best enhance the diversity of Scotland’s screen industry, with representatives from the FIND team and range of industry partners.Ali Bailey from Directors UK will deliver a keynote speech and there will be screenings of the short films commissioned as part of the FIND Scotland programme. This event will close with a discussion exploring a new framework for recruitment of people from diverse backgrounds in to the screen sector in Scotland.
FIND Scotland is a partnership project delivered by GMAC Film, Screen Education Edinburgh and Station House Media Unit and is supported by Creative Scotland through the Screen Sector Skills Fund.
This event is part of Glasgow Film Festival Industry Focus. Industry Focus brings together filmmakers, producers, financiers, exhibitors and distributors for three days of panels, pitches and networking. For more information visit http://glasgowfilm.org/glasgow-film-festival/industry/
Please note that spaces are limited and registration for this free event via Eventbrite is required whether or not you have a festival pass . Refreshments and lunch will be provided : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/find-forum-gff2017-diverse-futures-in-film-television-tickets-31090842547