New Creatives: Behind the scenes of ‘Fruity’ by Anna

Filming and recording with our Round Three New Creatives is well underway and the stories coming to life are incredible.

Last week saw Anna Mouzouri shoot her film, ‘Fruity: a no-dialogue coming of age short comedy about a lonely lesbian plagued with intrusive thoughts of fruit whenever she attempts to masturbate. ‘Fruity’ is a tale of female empowerment and sexual prowess. 

A third-year film student, Anna  has directed three short films, with her last documentary being nominated at the Royal Television Society’s Student Awards. Take a peek behind the scenes of her latest creation, below. 


New Creatives: Come to a Roadshow and find out more!

Calling all budding South West based artists – the fourth and final round of the BBC New Creatives scheme is open for applications.

Commissioned film, audio and interactive ideas will get funding, exposure on the BBC and mentoring from industry experts.

If you want to find out more about the opportunity and ask some questions, attend one of our 45 minute online Roadshow events.

Click a date to book:

30th June 3pm

NEW! 1st July 10am  (BBC Interactive Workshop)

8th July 11am


 

 

New Creatives: Book a One-to One for advice & support

Calling all budding South West based artists – the fourth and final round of the BBC New Creatives scheme is open for applications.

Commissioned film, audio and interactive ideas will get funding, exposure on the BBC and mentoring from industry experts.

If you have an idea for a film, audio or interactive project, book a 1 to 1 session with one of our producers, they’ll provide expert advice on how to make your idea pitch-ready.

Click here to book your slot (FILM AND AUDIO)

Click here to book your slot (INTERACTIVE)


Meet Our Third Round of New Creatives!

Amidst the corona pandemic and the subsequent struggles many creatives are facing, we are pleased to announce some good news: our third round of New Creatives have been commissioned! We are supporting 21 audio projects and nine short films from across the South West. They will be working alongside Calling the Shots, Screen Cornwall, Kaleider, Somerset Film, Create Studios and Artful Scribe.  

The Round 3 projects will portray fresh perspectives on mindfulness, food poverty, living with autism, the Me Too movement, Welsh fairy tales and the Haitian origins of zombies. Plus much, much more.  

They will be working remotely on development with support from their mentors and will go into production as soon as it is safe to do so.  

Click on the profiles below to find out more about each New Creative and their project.