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Colchester Film Network

Colchester Film Network is a series of seminars and networking events.

Aimed at local filmmakers, actors, film financiers and film marketing specialists, whether you’re on the hunt for cast and crew for a new project, or looking to explore your financing and marketing options, this is the perfect time and place to discuss all your current and future projects with a drink in hand and some great company.

For the next session on Tuesday the 1st of October we welcome:

• BFI Network Talent Executive Thomas Wightman – Responsible for identifying and developing filmmaking talent in the South East.

• Alexa Waugh – Film and Television producer, working on innovative 4K action and adventure programmes, long running series such as the Dog Rescuers and Nazi Megastructures, branded content for FIFA and Elton John’s The Cut as well as music videos including Haim.

• AG Longhurst – Actor, Writer and Producer best known for Charlie (2004), Lucas and Albert (2019) and An Interview with Batman (2014).

The evening will be hosted by Jamie Weston from Signals.

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Over the next six months Colchester Film Network will present talks covering; producing, directing, acquisitions and distribution, what film festivals look for, copyright law, moving from short films to features, creating productions for broadcast and much more.

Each session will feature two presentations, with one guest from outside the area and another highlighting local talent. There will also be networking activities, so make sure you bring plenty of business cards.

This event is made possible with funding from SECCADS and the BFI Network.

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