Tickets are now available for the exciting Calling the Shots and Wyldwood Arts collaboration, The Road, a new community play about the people of Totterdown, set right in their front rooms!
New Creatives Film & Audio Content Live on iPlayer and BBC Sounds!
Talent development scheme New Creatives, will give 500 artists across the UK aged 16-30 the chance to develop their technical and creative skills and the opportunity to have their commissions broadcast on BBC platforms.
MEET OUR ROUND 2 NEW CREATIVES
Over the last six months we’ve been working on delivering the Round 1 projects for New Creatives, creating some of the most exciting and innovative work we’ve ever produced. We’re hoping to announce the publication and broadcast of these works over the coming months, but in the meantime we’re underway with Round 2! Read more
Ted and Tamzin – FILMS ‘N’ THAT
Hello, we are Tamzin and Ted.
We have been on a week long work experience at Calling the Shots in Spike Island, were we wanted to learn about what it’s like to work within a professional production company. During our time, we were able to visit the Calling the Shots production office, take a trip to IFNOTNOW Digital and visit Films@59 post-production house, in Clifton. Our task for the week, was to create a podcast, using our own voices and recorded interviews to talk about the different job roles within the film and video industry, as well as create promotional material like gifs and photo stills to upload to social platforms like Facebook and Instagram to draw audiences towards our podcast.
MEET OUR NEW CREATIVES
We are pleased to announce our first round of New Creatives, these 16-30 year olds are located across the South West and are from diverse creative backgrounds. Over the next few months they will be creating 10 innovative audio works and 7 fresh film ideas for BBC Platforms.
Two weeks after our sixth annual animation camp, and the team here at Calling The Shots have had time to catch our breath and reflect on the phenomena that is, the BFI Film Academy Animation camp.
Just three weeks to go before our sixth annual BFI Film Academy Animation Camp!
We have recruited our 25 budding animation industry entrants who will be spending a week in February with us at beautiful Barton Camp in the Mendips, living and breathing animation.
Over the course of the week they will be trying out a range of classic animation techniques including pixilation, sand animation, lip-syncing and hand drawn production as well as learning about the fundamental principles of creating the illusion of life in an inanimate object or drawing.
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