Signals is very excited to launch our brand new BFI Film Club Ipswich, a 6 day course for young people living in Ipswich aged 12-15 to get hands on with filmmaking this May half-term.

Applications are now open for our Ipswich BFI Film Club. A brand new course which introduces young people to new ways of thinking about film. The course is aimed at young people aged 12-15yrs, who live in the Ipswich area.  The workshops will give young filmmakers the chance to learn, talk about, make and share film through a series of fun and creative workshops.

Ever wanted to give filmmaking a try?

The sessions will include an introduction to camera, sound, scriptwriting and editing,  you’ll get hands on with professional equipment and learn about what makes a great film.   You don’t need to have any experience just come along and see what you can create.

What are the dates?

Introduction: Saturday 22nd May, 10am – 4pm

Workshops: Tuesday 1st June – Friday 4th June, 10am – 4pm

Final Screening: Saturday 12th June, 10am – 4pm

Where is it taking place?

Suffolk New College, Rope Walk, Ipswich IP4 1LT. You can find travel information here.

How much does it cost?

The course costs just £20, with free places available upon request.

How to apply?

In order to apply you must:

  • be aged 12 to 15 years old (at the start of the course)
  • have an interest in film
  • live in the Ipswich area

If you meet the criteria above, then click here to fill out the application form.

There are just 20 places available so make sure you fill in all the answers on the application form. If you need any help with the application process please contact us we will be more than happy to help.

Your application must reach us by 5pm on Thursday the 13th of May 2021. 

COVID-19 Statement

This course will take place face-to-face following social distancing guidelines. This can only happen if government guidelines allow us to do so. If not the current COVID guidelines should change, Signals has made plans to deliver the course online.

Applications are open! Apply now