Introduction to being a Young Film Programmer

Bexhill Film Spotters, Izzard Theatre.

If you are starting out as a young film programmer, here is a short downloadable guide to some of the skills you will gain including public speaking, entrepreneurship and writing copy for film programmes.

You can also access all the recordings from our Intermissions Industry Sessions below. These sessions were designed to give Young Film Programmers and others the opportunity to talk directly to people working in the film exhibition sector and related professions, find out more about what their work involves and their career paths so far.

Intermission Industry Sessions

Programming with Heather McIntosh & Isabel Moir

Film Distribution with Bryony Forde

The Queer Gaze: LGBTQI+ Programming with Melanie Iredale

Disability on Film with Lizzie Banks

Black Film Programming with Liz Chege & Rico Johnson-Sinclair

Film journalism with Ryan Gilbey

Q&A with filmmaker John Maclean

Young Film Programmers Industry Session with Megan Mitchell

Short Films & Activist Cinema with Philip Ilson

The Female Gaze, Women in Film with Jo Duncombe

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