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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

JAM on the Marsh Film Challenge – The Winners!

Watch the entries to the JAM on the Marsh Film Challenge and find out who came 1st.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020
November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Screen South and Accentuate launch Curating for Change

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

A Year In The Life Of The Romney Marsh: September

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Industry sessions in partnership with Screen South and Violet Pictures

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

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Fifth Continent – Film Calendar

Find out how you can get involved in creating the Fifth Continent - Film Calendar 2020

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BFI - BREXIT & getting ready for the end of the transition period

Brexit and the end of the transition period: Answering questions from the screen sectors

Alumni

November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Katie O’Hara – The BFI Film Academy to Elstree Studios

Find out more about one of our BFI Film Academy Alumni Katie O'Hara who is on her way to Elstree Studios

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Twenty, Forty, Sixty

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Jemima Hughes – Technology for Talking

Find out more about Jemima Hughes and Technology for talking. (How to speak when you don't have a voice.)

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Charlie Tidmas from Folkestone to Features

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Astrid Goldsmith – Quarantine

Find out more about local Animator Astrid Goldsmith and her commission for the BFI / BBC Animation 2018 talent scheme, Quarantine which Screen South Produced.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Ryan Bloom – Maidstone to LA

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

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Past News

November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

New Creatives Audio – Deadline Extended

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.

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May 18, 2020 - July 6, 2020

Funding opportunities NOW OPEN for New Creatives Film & Audio​

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Sir Quentin Blake Artwork sells out in seconds

The Quentin Blake art sale has now sadly ended, with each piece selling in seconds. Click here to find out more about this event.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Sir Quentin Blake supports Screen South’s Accentuate programme.

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.

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April 26, 2020 - April 26, 2020

GET ANIMATED!

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Over Hawkinge

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

JAM on the Marsh – Film Competition and Filmmaking Masterclasses

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

New Creatives AUDIO Applications Now Open!

Apply now for an AUDIO New Creatives Commission. Click here to find out all the information

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

New Creatives Online

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.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Autumn Film Challenge – The Winners!

Watch the entries to the Fifth Continent Autumn Film Challenge and find out who came 1st.

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November 26, 2020 - November 26, 2020

Kent in WW1 – The Whitehead Family

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.

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January 10, 2019 - November 26, 2020

At the House of Commons: Meeting with policymakers, planning for the future

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.

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February 6, 2019 - March 10, 2019

BBC & Screen South launch New Creatives

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.

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