LONDON FILM SCHOOL SHOWCASE

24-26 JANUARY 2019

 LFS ANNUAL SHOWCASE 

BAFTA 195 PICCADILLY, St. James's, London W1J 9LN

INVITE ONLY

  London Film School is excited to announce its Annual Showcase event, set to take place in January 2019 at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly and GRAPHIC, London.

The three-day event will kick off with screenings at BAFTA, followed by drinks for networking at GRAPHIC.

It is then followed by two days of screening graduation films, workshops for our MA graduates and closing drinks at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly. 

 Please reserve the following dates in your diaries to join us for this celebration of our students' talent and hard work during their time at the London Film School.

 

 EVENT SCHEDULE

 Wednesday, 23 January, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm | Media Launch | The Hospital Club, 24 Endell St, London WC2H 9HQ

Thursday, 24 January, 9:45 am - 5 pm | Film Screenings (Full screening programme here) | BAFTA 195 Piccadilly, St. James's, London W1J 9LN

Thursday 24 January, from 5:30 pm | Networking Drinks | GRAPHIC, 4 Golden Square, Soho, London W1F 9HT

Friday, 25 January, 9:45 am - 5 pm | Film Screenings (Full screening programme here) | plus Workshops for graduates exclusively*, BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

Saturday, 26 January, 11am - 10pm | Showcase and Q&A (Full screening programme here) | Graduation Ceremony, Awards, Closing Night Party, BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

 

*WORKSHOPS SCHEDULE (invites will be sent shortly)

'INDUSTRY INSIGHT: The Business of Film'

 DATE: 25 JAN, 2019

TIME: 10 am - 12 pm

LOCATION: The Gallery, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly

MODERATOR: Angus Finney

GUESTS: Abigail Payne (Lawyer, Harbottle & Lewis), Alan Martin (Executive Producer), Julie Baines (Producer, Dan Films), Olivier Kaempfer (Parkville Pictures)

Advance RSVP required – limited space. Graduate-only event.

 Join MAIFB course leader Angus Finney as leads a discussion with some of the UK’s premier film and TV executives on first steps and industry advice to recent graduates.

Covering topics such as legal matters, understanding the changing market, and key issues/challenges to be aware of, participants in this workshop will gain exclusive insight from executives currently working in the film business.

Graduates will be encouraged to come with questions and will have the opportunity to engage with the panel during the Q&A part of the session.

 

'PITCHING TO PRODUCERS'

 DATE: 25 JAN, 2019

TIME: 1 pm – 4 pm

LOCATION: The Gallery, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly

MODERATOR: Angus Finney

PANEL: Angus Finney (Exec. Producer), Stella Nwimo (Producer, Low Rider)

Advance RSVP required – limited space. Graduate-only event.

 An exclusive opportunity for graduates to learn the top tips and tricks needed to perfect that nerve-wracking pitch to producers.

The first hour will be a practical session, where graduates will be invited to practice their pitch amongst peers, as well as speak with a “coach” to get a fresh perspective on their work.

Afterwards, graduates will be assigned 5-10 minute time slots where they’ll be invited to present their film or TV series to a panel of producers and get feedback on their efforts. 

 

*Please note that at this time NO further information is available regarding the schedule, including graduation film screenings and to whom Workshops are to be offered.

 An updated schedule will be available on this page as soon as.

 All films are suitable for age 15 and over.

 

 If you have not received an invitation but would like to be considered please contact us on v.fricke@lfs.org.uk