The man behind the screen – Q&A with David Sheldon Hicks of Territory Studios

Casino Royale, The Martian, Ghost in the Shell – these are just some of the blockbuster titles on David Sheldon-Hicks CV. David is the co-founder of Territory Studio – a London/San Fransisco creative studio that specialises in motion, digital and graphic design for some of Hollywood’s biggest hits. He’s also an alumni of Signals, attending a workshop here in his youth – and we’re very excited to...


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National Film & Television School Residential

After graduating from the Signals BFI Film Academy in January, students Millie and Wylie were selected to attend a highly illustrious residential study week at the renowned ‘National Film & Television School’. In this guest blog entry, Millie Bennett tells us about her inspirational week with a host of acclaimed industry professionals.


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My Feral Heart – World Down Syndrome Day

March 21, World Down Syndrome Day, is a fitting finale to My Feral Heart’s breakout big-screen success story. Director, and Signals collaborator, Jane Gull tells us about the journey so far. Due to public demand, over 100 screenings will have taken place before My Feral Heart leaves our cinemas. This swell of support that prompted OurScreen, the cinema-on-demand website through which all screenings were crowd sourced,...


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Digital Core – Stanway Primary

Creating video games to improve math’s and literacy in primary schools.  Over the course of 8 weeks Signals visited a primary school in Stanway to deliver a series of tutorials, hands on workshops and challenges for a class of year 5 pupils, with an aim to devise, create and develop a series of video games created in Scratch programming language. Tutor...


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