BFI Film Academy 2019

We are delighted to announce that we will begin our seventh BFI Film Academy on Saturday the 12th of October 2019 and applications are open now! The BFI Film Academy aims to help train and inspire the next generation of British filmmakers, supporting talented and committed young people aged 16 – 19, to develop the commercial and cultural knowledge and...

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The Year of Creative Wildlife Workshops at Fingringhoe Wick

Encouraging young people to embrace the outdoors through wildlife inspired creativity at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve. ‘The Year’ was 12 months of workshops where we explored various stories at Fingringhoe Wick, including the singing Nightingales of Spring, the basking Adders of Summer, the boisterous badgers of Autumn and the visiting wading birds of Winter. This blog post covers all the...

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Robot Building in Basildon

In the past three months we’ve worked with over 250 people to get creative with code and explore how tech affects the way we talk. At the halfway mark of our Bit Time project in Basildon, its a perfect moment to reflect on some of the reoccurring themes which have cropped up as we ask people of all ages “how...

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Autism Friendly Creative Digital Workshops

Thanks to funding from BBC Children In Need, Signals are offering 8 autism friendly creative digital workshops including film, animation and video game making for ages 11-18. These workshops are primarily for those on the autistic spectrum but we welcome young people with other Special Educational Needs also.

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