First Steps into Film and TV

First Steps into Film & TV is a one-day event designed to demystify how you can build a career in the Film and TV industries, aiming to show how Film and TV job search really works.

The day features a curated series of talks and panel discussions backed up with useful industry resources. You’ll hear from industry experts whose role it is to hire for productions. They’ll let you in on the secrets of what they look for – and how to make that all-important first impression. The lineup includes speakers from the BBC, Netflix, Tiger Aspect and RDF, with these speakers having direct experience of hiring and being hired in film and TV. See the full speaker lineup.

You will also hear from those who have recently embarked on the TV and film journey and how they are building their careers. You'll discover their tips and tricks for gaining traction, and the various DOs and DON’Ts they’ve learned along the way.

Designed to showcase the wide variety and range of roles for new entrants in film and TV, this event is open to everyone, not just those who have studied media.

This event will be recorded and available to ticket holders for a limited period of time following the event.