Schools Competition – Northampton Film Festival 2022

We want every school in Northamptonshire, from Primary through to FE (6th forms and colleges) to enter a film into our free competition. Screen Northants have worked with so many talented young people in Northamptonshire over the last 5 years that we thought there should be a platform to show their work and to celebrate … More Schools Competition – Northampton Film Festival 2022

Production Manager job (or Coordinator stepping up)

Screen Northants are looking for a Production Manager for their latest television production. We’re looking for someone to start asap on a fixed short term term contract until Sunday 28th November (there may be some flexibility with this end date). We are more than happy to receive applications from those stepping up plus we’ve also … More Production Manager job (or Coordinator stepping up)

Actors needed

Want to be in a film? We currently have 6 volunteer filmmaking teams producing short films set in first half of 1900s for a Rushden community project and we need some local actors! This is voluntary but should be quick (1 day max), fun, and produce you some showreel material. – Male actor for non-speaking … More Actors needed

Northamptonshire Writers, Directors, Producers and filmmakers wanted!

After running Northampton Film Festival 2021 and a ScreenSkills mentoring scheme we’ve been overwhelmed with requests from filmmakers to meet more local filmmakers and also from filmmakers looking to create work for their reels. Now we at Screen Northants have a project which could help you do just that! We’re looking for volunteers who can … More Northamptonshire Writers, Directors, Producers and filmmakers wanted!

Casting for our next British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust production

Signed video here: https://www.bslzone.co.uk/latest/casting-call-four-roles-for-a-new-drama Casting call (four roles) for a new drama Screen Northants and Sondes Films are casting for the four main characters of The Cuckoo Bird, a dark psychological drama about a Deaf boy who is groomed and lured into a gang and criminal activities (county lines). The characters are: Jay: acting age … More Casting for our next British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust production

Winners announced for Northampton Film Festival 2021

We are very excited to present the winners and runners up for Northampton Film Festival 2021: Kind of a Big Deal. Huge thanks to our supporters, sponsors and partners: Midlands Films Hub, Grosvenor Centre Northampton, Northampton Borough Council, Nenescape and Northampton Filmhouse. 48hr Film Challenge Winner of Winners For the 48hr Film Challenge the overall … More Winners announced for Northampton Film Festival 2021

Kind of a Big Deal – look at all this amazing talent we’ve got taking part in NFF 2021

Monsters Director Gareth Edwards studied BA (Hons) Film & Video at the University for the Creative Arts in Farnham (formerly the Surrey Institute of Art & Design) Frustrated by the scale he could achieve on his early films, Gareth taught himself computer graphics. For the next decade he used this skillset to work his way … More Kind of a Big Deal – look at all this amazing talent we’ve got taking part in NFF 2021

Could you benefit from a Film Industry mentor?

Apply before 15th July. Screen Northants announces a new ScreenSkills Mentoring programme for those 18yrs+ living in Northamptonshire and the surrounding counties This new free ScreenSkills Mentoring programme in association with Screen Northants Academy is aimed at those living in Northants, or within a reasonable travel time of the county, who are 18yrs and are … More Could you benefit from a Film Industry mentor?

Northampton Film Festival listings so far

Now the programme is basically complete except for a few special guests we may sneak in! Read about it all below with handy individual links or check out everything here https://northamptonfilmfestival.eventive.org/ Day 1 Wed 12 May 10am – 5pm Live streaming prelight of The Operator short film. Free. Keep an eye on our social media … More Northampton Film Festival listings so far