These programmes are for Approved Members only. To become an Approved Member, you must first pass our SetReady Course. Apply for Approved Membership Here >
Summer Shorts Programme
Our Summer Shorts programme is the opportunity for our Members to produce a short film which is then premiered at RainDance Film Festival.
Members are invited to submit their film ideas. Successful applicants will be awarded £3000 which can be spent on location, equipment and costume.
Summer Shorts – How to Apply
Approved Members can find out more information in regards to important dates and application guidelines below
Application deadline 1st January 2020
1K Challenge Programme
Around every Quarter we give our Approved Members the opportunity to apply for a grant to fund a short film.
Successful applicants will be awarded £1,000 which can be spent on location, equipment and costume.
We base the themes of these short film around significant events in the calendar year.
1K Challenge – The themes
- Christmas film – Release 20/12/2019
- We are all equal – Release 8/03/2020
- Our world, look after it! – Release 5/06/2020
- Love over violence – Release Date 21/09/2020
1K Challenge – How to Apply
Approved Members can find out more information in regards to important dates and application guidelines below.
(Application deadlines in guideline PDF)
Emerging Brits Programme
Every 3 years our most committed and successful members are nominated to be one of the National Youth Film Academy’s Emerging Brits. This is a year long, free, members only programme consisting of workshops, work experience and collaboration.
Throughout the year Emerging Brits will be given a budget to work in groups and create a short film which will be premiered at a top London cinema at an Industry Screening.
Applications are open again April 2021
To meet our current Emerging Brits please view their profiles here >