Experiment with new photogrammetry techniques and be inspired by Powell & Pressburger's THE RED SHOES (1948) as part of this XR Lab.
Screen South's Curating for Change programme is recruiting for a part-time Curating for Change Project Manager.
For the very first time the 18 piece BIG BEER BAND are coming to town to kick off Folkestone Music in May Festival.
Screen South is recruiting for a freelance Accentuate Administration Assistant to provide project and administration support.
Folkestone Documentary Festival are looking for volunteers to help make this year's celebration the best yet.
Screen South are looking for a Technology Manager to join us for Digital Hub delivery, procurement, and technical support.
The National Railway Museum are seeking artists to contribute to an exhibition exploring and highlighting railway innovations and their impact on modern communities.
Learn more about how the BFI Film Academy can support your ambitions at our online drop-in sessions.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10AM, MONDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2O23. Young people aged 16-19 years old are warmly invited to join Screen South for this year's Kent BFI Film Academy, an accredited course designed and supported by experts to help you break into the film industry.
Kevin Grist will be coming for a Hi3 Network Masterclass on production management, including budgeting and preparing an interactive production, including making projects at large scale.
A masterclass and opportunities for project advice with Japhet Asher, who will talk about AR and writing, publishing and narrative structure across immersive projects generally, and then there'll be a chance to get feedback from him on your specific projects.
A masterclass and opportunity for project advice with Tim Powell on immersive live performances, theatre and space-based experiences.
Esther Fox, Head of Screen South's groundbreaking Accentuate programme, has been nominated and subsequently advanced to Finalist in the National Lottery Awards 2023 for her work platforming D/deaf, disabled, and neurodivergent people to thrive in their careers.
RECRUITING NOW – Screen South is recruiting for a Personal assistant to the Managing Director & Project Support, based at our Folkestone office. Click here to find out more.
Join Screen South & Sean Rodrigo for a two-day XR Showcase exhibiting work created by our talented cohort.
Our friends The Paper Birds are looking for a producer to join their fab team! It’s a part-time freelance role & would suit an ambitious & highly motivated Producer with 3 yrs exp.
Join us every last Thursday of the month for an evening of Networking and interesting conversations.
Screen South is inviting applications from artists and visual creators to take part in two free workshops and showcases, to create new XR Art, which will be showcased in the UCA Brewery Tap exhibition space.
Dan Hawk, an ex-detective turned writer, is re-instated onto the force after returning to his home town of Folkestone. A serial killer has donned the guise of Hawk’s most famous book creation, and has begun to kill people off one by one. Just who will be next?
Join us every last Thursday of the month for an evening of Networking and interesting conversations.
Folkestone Documentary Festival, Screen South, and Klip Films have teamed up to bring local filmmakers an opportunity to see your short documentary screened at the Folkestone Documentary Festival.
Want to know more about the UK documentary sector, funding sources, and meet creators and collaborators? This free day of panels, roundtables, and networking is open to all, regardless of experience.
Screen South is seeking to appoint up to 4 new Board Members to be part of a team of 6 current Members who support the MD and the Executive Team in shaping Screen South’s strategic direction. To find out more, click here.
The Screen South Hi3 Level 3 Festival is a fun, fascinating exploration into playful media by and for autistic, learning disabled, and neurodivergent people. Click here to find out more.
Join Screen South at the Folkestone Book Festival for our lates Hi3 Network Panel: How Writers Can Shape the Future of Immersive Storytelling. This free panel session invites writers, readers and audiences to think about their places in immersive storytelling. Click here to find out more.
Screen South are pleased to annouce the Folkestone Hi3 Conference. A Day event including presentations, case studies and discussions, from industry led speakers discussing how to reach wide audiences with immersive, participatory and new storytelling media. For more information, and to book your place, click here.
Open Doors, Step-Up is launching a series of Free Discovery Days, designed to give you the skills and knowledge to move forward in your career. Click here to find out more.
What’s missing from your Man Cave? Learn how to design and create your ideal hideaway in an animation world in this free six-week course.
Are you 16-19? Passionate about film? Want a career in the film industry? If so, the Kent BFI Film Academy is for you. Click here to find out more. Deadline 10am, Mon 3rd Oct 2022
RECRUITING NOW, COME WORK FOR US – Screen South is recruiting for a senior position of Head of Business & Project Support, based as its Folkestone office. Deadline for applications, 10am on Thursday 3rd November 2022.
Screen South & the Hi3 Network are hosting a special event in collaboration with the BBC's Research & Development Dept. Click here to find out more.
Join us at this online sector forum, aiming to equip delegates with tools on how to deliver an inclusive recruitment practice for D/deaf, disabled and neurodivergent applicants.
Screen South and Crossover are teaming up to present a free half day Immersive and XR Documentary Event with inspirational speakers and panels from the best in international documentary VR, XR, and interactive projects, open to all. Click here to find out more.
A statement from Screen South on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
The Screen South Hi3 Immersive and XR Documentary Lab, delivered by Crossover, is a three-day incubation programme for creative teams to take a deep dive into the immersive documentary world and develop their own immersive documentary ideas under the guidance of a team of expert mentors. Click here to find out more
BRiGHTBLACK invite you to join them on a weird ride through BLACK RABBiT. It’s the video game on everyone's lips but nobody is saying why!?! Click here to find out how you can get involved.
Introducing the successful filmmakers of the inaugural Estuary on Film - a regional talent development opportunity delivered by Screen South in partnership with Creative Estuary
As part of the’ Open Doors: Step-up’ project Screen South are looking for professional experts to lead discovery sessions for local people in Folkestone
Working in Screen South’s new green screen studio, we are offering a select few a free 3 day Green Screen Lab where Digital and Creative practitioners will have the opportunity to learn about Green Screen production using Unreal Engine. Click here to find out more.
Join Screen South as part of the Hi3 Open Quarter. We invite you to join our free gaming lab and Green Screen open event from 10am - 5pm at the Digital Glassworks. Delve into our games station and play a mixture of retro pioneering games and more modern PC titles, alongside a number of VR experiences. Attendees will also have the chance to try out our new Green Screen Studio. Click here to find out more
Screen South is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with an open to all Showcase Event on the 11th June. This event will showcase the 93 Film, Audio and Interactive pieces created as part of New Creatives South East. Click here to find out more and book your ticket.
NOW RECRUITING - Curating for Change Curatorial Fellowships, February 2022 to July 2023. Do you love museums and want to begin to pursue a career in curating? Do you define yourself as D/deaf, disabled or neurodivergent? Apply for Accentuate’s 18-month Curating for Change Curatorial Fellowships now.
Screen South is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to be part of the team delivering the Curating For Change programme with an ambition to bring about substantive change in the museum sector. We are looking to appoint a Project Manager with a passion for enabling more equity for D/deaf, disabled and neurodivergent people in museums. Find out more here.
Are you a disabled person or someone with a long-term health condition? Perhaps you're still concerned about going into public spaces with the ongoing risk of Covid 19 or you find getting into public spaces difficult anyway due to your impairment. Do you also love visiting art galleries or taking part in creative activities? Find out more about the new Robot tours at Hastings Contemporary.
New Creatives Alumni, Christine Ubochi 'The Skin I Move In' has recently been commissioned by Tour de Moon for her next short film, 'The Solo Eclipse'. Find out more and how you can support the project here.
Screen South launches a new exciting and free scheme for Folkestone town residents aged 16 and over. If your interests include making short videos on your phone, enjoying gaming, or you are fascinated by AR/VR or the world of sound, Screen South are here to support you in turning your hobby into a career. Find out more here.
Discover our latest round of Audio pieces to be broadcast as part of New Creatives. Click here to find out more.
JAM on the Marsh, in collaboration with Screen South, has opened its short film competition, open to all residents, of any age or ability, in London and the South East. Click here to find out more.
We are pleased to help support our colleagues at the University of Leicester with the promotion of their latest recruitment for the next cohort of the New Museum School Advanced Programme, which offers fully funded MAs and the chance to be part of a wider movement for inclusive transformation to groups under represented in the sector. For more information, click here.
The Heritage Trust Network are setting up a Network Youth Forum for anyone aged 18-30 and interested in supporting their local community heritage projects. They want to ensure that under-represented young voices are heard in the heritage sector. To find out how you can get involved, click here:
Screen South are recruting for a Programme Manager for Screen South’s Digital Hub and Hi3 Network, based in Folkestone. Click here to find out more
Estuary on Film Short Film Commission is an exciting new talent development scheme, supported by Creative Estuary, which offers commissioning opportunities for emerging Artists/Filmmakers to produce creatively driven short film.
JAM on the Marsh and Screen South are very pleased to invite South East residents to apply to join five days of free Filmmaking Training Sessions for ages 16 plus, based at the Screen South, Digital Hub, Folkestone. Find out more and how to apply here.
Screen South are seeking to appoint two consultants to enhance our company development business planning and governance. As we move forward into a new 5-year plan we wish to build on new significant projects which will benefit the company's future. Click here for more information
Find out more about the Screen South & BRiGHTBLACK VR and AR course, designed to equip participants with the knowledge and insight to design and explore innovative approaches to VR project/story development and world building.
Screen South’s Accentuate Programme is looking for a brand designer to work with them in designing a simple visual identity for their new project, Curating for Change. This is a critical role to ensure that all elements of this diverse national project have the same look and feel and are recognisable as part of the same programme of activity. Click here for more information and how to apply
NOW RECRUITING - Curating for Change Curatorial Fellowships - Cohort 2. Click here for our EASY READ VERSION of the application
NOW RECRUITING - Curating for Change Curatorial Fellowships -Cohort 2. Click here for our BSL VERSION of the application
As part of Fifth Continent filmmaking, Screen South are producing a mini-documentary entitled The Marsh: All In A Day’s Work. Find out how you can get involved here.
Curating for Change, a ground-breaking work placement programme for D/deaf and disabled curators in museums, launches today thanks to an award of £950,900.00 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund.
Screen South are running a Camera Workshop in advance of our filming the Marsh Mosaic Event on Saturday 21st August. If you are intersted in attending the workshop or volunteering to help film the event, please click here for more information.
The Technology Manager for Screen South’s Digital Hub and Hi3 Network will be based at Screen South in Folkestone and will be part of the delivery team for the Folkestone Hi3 Digital Hub along with the Folkestone Digital Hub Community Manager and led by the Folkestone Hi3 Digital Network Project Manager. For more information click here
Screen South, through our Accentuate Programme, is delighted to launch our report, Curating for Change: disabled people leading in museums. This is based on extensive consultation we have undertaken over the last year in preparation for the Curating for Change programme (subject to funding).
Screen South is seeking a part time Community Manager for Screen South’s Digital Hub and Hi3 Network who will be based at Screen South in Folkestone. For More information click here
As part of New Creatives South East, we recently commissioned 4 Interactive projects. Click here to find out more about how you can discover these unique pieces.
‘Future Perfect; Future Imperfect’ Hybrids, Scroungers – or Just Phased Out? Friday 2nd July 2021, 2pm-4pm. Click here for more information
We are in search of volunteers to capture footage of a number of events taking place on the Marsh in Kent during June-August 2021.
Welcome to The Kent Film Sessions. A series of Industry Conversations with News & Networking. Our First Session is Thursday 27th May. Click here to find out more and register for your free place.
Apply now for an AUDIO New Creatives Commission. Click here to find out all the information
Create Converge, together with BASE Conference, would like to invite you to join us, and an international pool of companies, in discussing and exploring international collaboration between creative, digital, and technologies companies in the EU.
Watch the entries to the JAM on the Marsh Film Challenge and find out who came 1st.
South East Creatives, in partnership with Screen South, is running a series of Industry Sessions, open to all in Kent's Creative Sector. To find out more and to book onto these sessions, click here
Are you 16-19? Passionate about film? Interested in a career in the film industry? If so, the BFI Film Academy is for you. This course offers you the chance to be part of our future film industry. Click here to find out how to apply. Deadline 5pm on Monday 11th October 2021
New Creative piece ‘Spirit Corp’ by Sian Fan has been longlisted for the Lumen Prize.
BBC Interactive Workshop – Find out more about the New Free BBC Interactive Tools and New Creatives Interactive
Sign up to our latest New Creatives Workshop in partnership with the BBC. Find out, direct from the BBC, about their new online Free Interactive Production Tools and how to apply for New Creatives Interactive - Deadline 8th October
We have re-opened the deadline for the New Creatives Audio Commissions. Click here to find out how you can apply. Deadline 3rd August Midday.
Curating for Change, aims to tackle the underrepresentation of D/deaf and disabled people in our Museums, secures National Lottery funding. To find our more about the project click here.
New Creatives is an exciting new talent development scheme that offers commissioning opportunities for emerging artists to create new artistic works in film, or audio or interactive media, designed for BBC platforms. Applications are now open for New Creatives to be commissioned by the BBC. Find out more.
Find out more about one of our BFI Film Academy Alumni Katie O'Hara who is on her way to Elstree Studios
The Quentin Blake art sale has now sadly ended, with each piece selling in seconds. Click here to find out more about this event.
Sir Quentin Blake has generously donated 10 original artworks for sale to support Screen South’s Accentuate programme as part of the Artist Support Pledge. To find out more and how you can purchase an orignal Quentin Blake, click here.
Screen South has been working with the local residents of the Romney Marsh area to create a film calender: A Year In The Life Of The Romney Marsh. Click here to see this month's entry and find out how you can get involved.
We are excited to announce the next launch of New Creatives from the South East Region with GET ANIMATED: being broadcast this Sunday 26 April 2020 on BBC4 at 10:55pm, and available to watch after BBC iPlayer. It will include works from four of our New Creatives; Sian Fan, Chris Dunlevy, Jordan Buckner and Catriona Carswell, with dark, amusing and creative animated examinations of our world.
Are you interested in commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and Hawkinge's role in said Battle? We are planning to work with local community groups to make a project around this topic, lead by you. To find out how you can get involved, click here.
JAM on the Marsh and Screen South, with support from National Lottery Heritage Fund funded Fifth Continent, are launching an exciting new film making competition, open to residents of Kent or Sussex.
Find out how you can get involved in creating the Fifth Continent - Film Calendar 2020
After the success of the Random Act ‘Digital Tattoo: Artefact 1’, Katie and Rebecca Dale-Everett have gone onto launch a successfull production company 'Kabecca Films' and have since created the dance piece ‘Twenty, Forty, Sixty’. Find out more about their journey here.
Join us for Networking and Drinks at Screen South on 13th of December 2019 from 5.30 - 7.30 pm.
We are proud to annouce the first New Creatives Films and Audio pieces are now up online and being shown on BBC Four. Click here to find out how you can watch and listen to the next generation of Creatives.
Watch the entries to the Fifth Continent Autumn Film Challenge and find out who came 1st.
Find out more about Jemima Hughes and Technology for talking. (How to speak when you don't have a voice.)
Find out more about one of our BFI Film Academy Alumni Charlie who has carved out an impressive career so far leading him to write two feature film scrips, a short and sit-com bible.
Calling The Shots are hosting a professional short course for animators aged 16-19. Participants will work in teams to write and storyboard a short film. Working with industry professionals. They will make all the sets, armatures and models required to shoot and edit their short film.
In August 2019, Screen South received a phone call from a lady called Patricia who was tracking down her family history and found something interesting on our Kent in WW1 Website.
Find out more about local Animator Astrid Goldsmith and her commission for the BFI / BBC Animation 2018 talent scheme, Quarantine which Screen South Produced.
Screen South has opened our second call for the New Creatives opportunity. This round is for Film, Audio and Interactive and the deadline for applications is the 20th June 2019. Click here to find out more.
Find out more about one of our first BFI Film Academy Alumni who has carved out an impressive career so far leading him all the way to LA
At our final event at the House of Commons with funders and policy makers, we made the case for all our project has achieved – and looked for the pledges that will embed the stories of deaf and disabled people in museums in the future.
100 new and emerging artists across the South East will be commissioned to make fresh and innovative short films, audio and interactive works in a new talent development scheme being launched today by BBC Arts and Arts Council England.
The deadline for Film Audio and Interactive applications is 11:59pm on 2nd Feb 2020. Find out more on how to apply here.