BFI Future Film Festival

After graduating from the BFI Film Academy in January, Signals invited the graduates to attend the 10th BFI Future Film Festival in London. In this guest blog entry, Millie Bennett tells us about a day filled with creativity and inspiration.   The day began with a short film workshop hosted by filmmakers a similar age to us whom had had their films...


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‘Best Documentary’ Nomination – Into Film Awards 2017

Signals are very proud to announce our short film, The Suffragettes: Votes For Women, has been nominated in the best documentary 12 and under category at the 2017 Into Film Awards. As part of our Essex Girls project, Signals worked with the students from Colchester’s Iceni Academy to explore the role of Essex women throughout history and debunk the ‘Essex...


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BFI Academy – Graduation

Over the past 13 weeks Signals have been running the BFI Film Academy. Aimed at 16-19yr olds, it offers the next generation of film makers access to professional equipment, mentorship from industry professionals and the opportunity to build their portfolio by working together in crews to produce their own short film from storyboarding through to editing. We’re incredible excited to share with...


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Creative Digital Learning

2017 looks like it will be another exciting year for Signals as we launch our new website, and revitalise our brand logo. This change reflects our increasing work with digital technologies alongside our film work. We have seen how popular our digital workshops and projects have been and know that film and digital work together well, with many of the...


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