New Year. New Job? We’re hiring a Production Coordinator!

CTS is looking for a Production Coordinator with proven experience in television or film production, or a similar role involving high levels of coordination and organisation. Their role will be to support all the company’s activities, and in particular to ensure the delivery of a new project that will see the production of 36 films, 4 interactive projects and 60 podcasts or audio art works over 2 years.

This role also offers the right candidate the chance to develop producing skills, supporting new talent, mentoring and helping support a group of young creatives.  We are looking for a candidate with an ambition to grow with the company and develop a more senior producing role.

CTS is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from potential colleagues of all backgrounds, abilities and cultures.
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BFI Animation Camp 2019 confirmed!

Calling the Shots are pleased to announce that applications for our annual animation camp on behalf of the British Film Institute will open in September.

The six-day residential course will take place at Barton camp from Saturday, 16th until Friday 22nd February, 2019.

The BFI Film Academy animation camp is open to all young people aged 16-19 with a passion for animation.

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Random Acts 2015-2018

Our work here is done!

The fantastic journey that was Random Acts 2015-2018 came to an end in April.

Random Acts First Acts was a groundbreaking partnership between Arts Council England, Channel 4 and five agencies across the nation, including Calling the Shots in the South West.  The three years saw 72 short films made by film makers aged 16-24 years.  The results were startling with training, mentoring and continuing professional development and an array of exhbition and bursary opportunities for the successful artists involved.

You can watch some of the films on the Random Acts website and read more about the scheme on our archived page.

For more information contact Steve or Jeremy: info@callingtheshots.co.uk

We’re Hiring an Events and Distribution Professional

CTS is looking for an Events and Distribution Professional with at least 2 years experience, to deliver an exciting programme of activity throughout the South West in 2017 and 2018. Their role will include the design, programming, management and marketing of events structured around the Random Acts films produced by 16-24 year olds nationally in 2015-2018.
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