We have moved our development opportunities for filmmakers online.

We'll regularly announce upcoming opportunities for writers, directors and producers both here and via twitter @networkfhm.

Webinars

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Upcoming webinars from BFI NETWORK

BFI NETWORK host regular webinars on a range of subjects from our bases across the UK. To see what's coming up from the national programme click below.

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Rewatch past webinars

Since March 2020 BFI NETWORK has been producing webinars covering an array of subjects from highlighting exciting talent who talk about their route to success, storytelling, festival strategy and more.

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Labs and Workshops

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BFI NETWORK X Film Hub Midlands: Winter Treatment Lab

If you are an emerging screenwriter, based in the Midlands our online Treatment Lab is back for 2021- don't miss the chance to apply.

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BFI NETWORK X Film Hub Midlands: Short Film Development Programme

If you’re a Midlands based writer and want to develop an early-stage idea for a short film into a script, apply for the opportunity to take part in the BFI NETWORK X Film Hub Midlands: Short Film Development Programme.

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Online mentoring sessions

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A 60 minute 121 with an industry professional

If you are a Midlands-based producer, director or screenwriter and want to speak with an industry professional about your latest project or your creative practice then this is for you. Please note sessions are limited therefore not guaranteed.

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Midlands filmmaker round tables

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A monthly mini-mixer

A free online event to give regional talent who haven't yet engaged with BFI NETWORK, the opportunity to connect.

Sessions take place on the third Friday of the month 11:00-12:00.

Early booking advised as limited spaces are available.

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Find out more about BFI NETWORK with a 121 meeting

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Zoom call 121 with your regional BFI NETWORK Talent Executive

Book a 30-minute Zoom call to find out more about BFI NETWORK or to tell us about your work.

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Live chat 121 with your regional BFI NETWORK Talent Executive

If you would like to find out more about BFI NETWORK but would prefer a live chat session instead of a video or phone call, 30-minute slots can be booked here.

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Phone call 121 with your regional BFI NETWORK Talent Executive

Book a 30-minute phone call to find out more about BFI NETWORK or to tell us about your work.

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Monthly newsletter

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Sign up for our monthly newsletter

There are undoubtedly a lot of newsletters which hit your inbox each month and whilst we don't want to add to that, our monthly newsletter gives you an oversight of all our regional activity and that of our national industry partners.

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