Ivana MacKinnon, the producer of the 2016 Pears Short Film Fund Winner ‘Memory Songs’, who is currently producing a feature film, will discuss with us the life of an indie producer. She will talk about producing her first feature film and about working on Jewish themes in ‘Memory Songs’.
This will be a very special meeting where we will be announcing the two winners of the 2017 Pears Short Film Fund at UKJF.
BAFTA winning and Academy award-nominated director Stephen Frears will be in conversation with FilmLab’s Asher Tlalim exploring the craft of being a film director, illustrated with examples and clips from his rich cinematography over several decades.
Wednesday 3 April (the date has been changed from the original Tuesday 25 April due to filming schedules), 7pm, Met Film School, Ealing Studios, London W5 5EP
Followed by refreshments and networking
Join us for a brand new FilmLab event on Wednesday, February 22nd at 7:30pm (venue TBC)
Director, producer and screenwriter Josh Appignanesi will share with us how, to his surprise, he realised that some of his films deal with Jewish cinematic storytelling.
Watch the previous winners of the Pears Short Film Fund and meet some of the 2016 winners. Afterwards, we will deconstruct their scripts and discuss storytelling for short films.
25 April 2016 7.30pm Green Lens Studio
FilmLab at LFF: Film Music Masterclass
A unique opportunity to participate in the Masterclass of the composer Garth Knox. The composer will discuss his work and his new score for the restored BFI silent classic ‘The Informer’.
Mon 10th Oct 6.30pm BFI Southbank (library)