Talented, emerging filmmakers and artists, working across the spectrum of film and television, and at varying stages in their careers, share their own experiences of starting out in the industry. They will talk frankly about the obstacles they have had to overcome and about creating the opportunities that brought them to where they are today, and share their own thoughts on how they think the industry needs to change, as well as offer tips and advice for other aspiring storytellers.
Chaired by Simran Hans (film critic, The Observer), with:
Catherine Harte (dir. Faith and Branco, playing in our Autumn programme)
Agustina Comedi (dir. Playback, playing in our Autumn programme)
Dan Guthrie (artist-filmmaker, albion, refreshed, BBC New Creatives, ICA)
Ashley Francis-Roy (dir. Damilola: The Boy Next Door, for Channel 4)
Elena Andreicheva (prod. Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl))
Supported by BAFTA