Northern Film & Media are looking to secure the services of experienced film industry professionals (producers, writers, directors, story editors) to run a series of script and project development surgery sessions for North East based film and television companies.
A surgery session will include reading a treatment or script in advance. Creating up to 2 pages of written notes and holding a 1hr Skype session with the filmmaker/writer.
We are particularly interested in hearing from individuals with experience in any of the following areas: Science Fiction, children's television, feature docs, sit-com
We are looking for people who can show evidence of the following:
- At least 3 years’ experience in the development and production of feature film or broadcast television
- Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
- Experience of mentoring early stage filmmakers and writers
- Strong networks within the film or television
We are looking to secure these services on an ad-hoc basis in response to the needs of the sector from 1st December 2013 to the 30th March 2014.
If you are interested in being considered please submit your CV and a quote for your fee for a session (you can provide two quotes, one for a feature script surgery and one for a treatment surgery). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 29th November 2013 if you wish to be considered.
Fee must be quoted including VAT. Fee does not include travel and accommodation expenses which will be paid by Northern Film & Media if required
These roles are supported by the ERDF Competitiveness Programme 2007-13. The ERDF programme is bringing over £300m into the North East to support innovation, enterprise and business support across the region.