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Half Term at the Barbican Children’s Library

Last week I missed out on all the stunts fun at Stunt Trouble, but I really can’t complain because instead, Sadie, Emily and I were at the Barbican Children’s Library working on a dream of a project. We spent three … Continue reading

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Let the Camera Games begin…

This term I’ve been working with a brand new group of young filmmakers at the new Hampstead workshop centre. We’ve only had two sessions so far, but the group are so much fun that it almost makes up for missing … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the red carpet filmmakers!

Well done to all the young filmmakers who joined us at the Curzon Soho cinema yesterday! It was great fun and a pleasure to share your work up on the big screen, which is exactly where it belongs! Yesterday morning … Continue reading

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Save 50% on membership at Hampstead

We are so excited to be launching Saturday Film Shoots at Heathside Prep School, Hampstead.¬† From January 9th, we’ll be welcoming new filmmakers and working with them each week to build up creative and technical skills, as well as produce … Continue reading

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Updates from the set: Highgate Saturday Film Shoots

This week we catch up with Co-Director Donna’s group at the Saturday Film Shoots: “As some of the other workshop leaders have mentioned in their own update blogs, this term we’re exploring the work of female filmmakers at the Saturday … Continue reading

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Updates from the Set: Saturday Film Shoots

Half way through the Autumn season, company director Dan Farrell shares a few insights and snippets from the Saturday Film Shoots. This season we’re focussing on films created by women, on a project we’ve called ‘Shoot Like a Girl’. We’ve … Continue reading

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Updates from the Set: Aliens vs Zombies – Day 1

Yesterday¬†marked the start of an epic, supernatural three days we’ve been looking forward to for a long, long time – the Aliens vs Zombies workshop. In the morning, we were joined by over sixty young filmmakers across our centres in … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: what we get up to at half term

It’s a busy time at SFS HQ – we’re in the final stages of preparing for the upcoming Aliens vs Zombies workshop as well as our first film festival – Dr Hydenshriek’s Laboratory – next weekend. On Monday, we’ll be … Continue reading

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Introducing… Dr Hydenshriek’s Laboratory!

Over Hallowe’en weekend, we’re hosting our first film festival! It’s an immersive, multimedia event featuring some fantastic short horror films, all made by talented short filmmakers. We’ve put it together especially for family audiences to enjoy, so there is something … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the After School Club filmmakers!

Last month, we celebrated all the hard work and creativity from young filmmakers from our after school clubs from the summer term and throughout the year in an extra special red carpet premiere event. Filmmakers from four different schools across … Continue reading

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