LFS LIVE

Welcome to LFS LIVE! Our virtual classrooms offer a range of online training from industry professionals. Access craft-based masterclasses, workshops and sessions across all levels.
 
New sessions will be announced regularly! Tune in live for FREE*. (Please note: We will oversubscribe our free sessions to account for any cancellations. The sessions are first come, first served so early login is recommended.) 
 
See what's upcoming below and reserve your spot. Sign-up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date on all our offerings.
 
Bursaries may be available for our paid courses for young people and those from disadvantaged backgrounds or underrepresented groups in the film and TV industries.  We welcome recommendations through our outreach partners. Please contact outreach@lfs.org.uk for more information.
 
*Some exceptions apply
UPCOMING EVENTS

In Conversation with Director Bharat Nalluri

Moderated by Director Udayan Prasad

Date: Tuesday 11th August 2020 
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Discussion + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

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How to Craft a Compelling Logline

with Writer Neil Arksey

Date: Tuesday 18th August 2020 
Time: 11am-1pm
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £30

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Editors, Directors & Screenplays

Three sessions with Editor Antonio Ribeiro

Dates: Wed 19th Aug / Fri 21st Aug / Wed 26th Aug 
Time: 11am
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £50/session

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Documentary Producing: From Idea to Completion

Three sessions with Producer Tracey Gardiner

Dates: Thu 10th Sep / Thu 17th Sep / Thu 24th Sep* 
Time: 11am-1pm 
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £50/session

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Story, Screenwriting & Voice

with Script & Story Editor Kate Leys

Date: Friday 18th September 2020
Time: 11am-1pm 
Format: Workshop
Cost: £30

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How to Set Up a Production Company

with Producer Tracey Gardiner

Date: Tuesday 29th September 2020 
Time: 11am-1pm 
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £50

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Art Department Portfolio & CV Surgery 

with personalised feedback from industry professionals

Dates: Various
Time: Various
Format: One-to-one 
Cost: £30

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LFS VIMEO CHANNEL 

Can't tune in LIVE?

View and catch-up on your own time on the LFS Live Vimeo Channel. Most sessions will be recorded and can be accessed post-event.

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PAST EVENTS
 

Breakfast Masterclass with Director Debs Paterson

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 9th April 2020
Time: 11am-11.45pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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The End of the F***ing World

w/ art director Fleur Whitlock + Guests

Dates: Tues 14th - Thu 23rd April 2020
Time: 11am (Daily) 
Format: 7 x 30 min sessions + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

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How to Break Into Commercials

with award-winning director Aasaf Ainapore

Date: Friday 24th April 2020
Time: 11am-12.15pm
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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Breakfast Masterclass with Toby King (Picturehouse Entertainment)

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 30th April 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

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Directing Commercials Bootcamp

with award-winning director Aasaf Ainapore

Date: Friday 1st May 2020
Time: 1pm-5pm 
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £50

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Masterclass with Director Yann Demange

Date: Thursday 7th May 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

Breakfast Masterclass with Production Designer Martin Childs

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 14th May 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

Working with Intimacy Coordinators

with IDC Certified Intimacy Coordinator, Yarit Dor

Date: Friday 15th May 2020
Time: 11am-1pm
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £30

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An Introduction to SketchUp

with art director Tamsin Gandhi

Date: Wednesday 20th May 2020
Time: 11am-1pm
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £30

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Breakfast Masterclass with Location Manager Martin Walker

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 21st May 2020
Time: 11.30am-12.30pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

Breakfast Masterclass with DoP Nicola Daley

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 28th May 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

Masterclass with Production Designer Donal Woods

Emmy award-winning designer of Downton Abbey

Date: Tuesday 2nd June 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

Masterclass with Director Udayan Prasad

Experience of a BAME director in UK Film & TV

Date: Wednesday 3rd June 2020 
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

Breakfast Masterclass with Aline Rajan-Harjani (Transportation & Logistics on Studio Films)

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 4th June 2020
Time: 11.30am-12.30pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

An Introduction to LayOut

with art director Tamsin Gandhi

Date: Wednesday 10th June 2020
Time: 11am-1pm
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £30

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Breakfast Masterclass with Valeria Bullo (Production Management Basics)

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 11th June 2020
Time: 11.30am-12.30pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

Budgeting & Scheduling for the Art Department

with art director Fleur Whitlock

Date: Tuesday 16th June 2020
Time: 11am-1pm
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £30

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Breakfast Masterclass with TV Floor Manager Marc Baker

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 18th June 2020
Time: 11.30am-12.30pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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How to Set Up a Production Company

with Producer Tracey Gardiner

Date: Friday 19th June 2020 
Time: 11am-1pm 
Format: Workshop 
Cost: £50

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Breakfast Masterclass with Editor Pilar Gómez Igbo

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 25th June 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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Audio Post-Production for Video

with sound recordist Joel Cahen

Date: Monday 22nd June & Friday 26 June 2020
Time: 11am-1pm 
Format: Workshop (2 sessions)
Cost: £100

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In Conversation with Documentary Filmmaker Marc Isaacs

moderated by Nicola Gibson

Date: Wednesday 1st July 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Discussion + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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Talking Shop: Getting a Start in the Art Department

Panel discussion with film professionals from across the industry

Date: Monday 6th July 2020
Time: 11am 
Format: Panel Discussion
Cost: FREE

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Breakfast Masterclass with Sound Designer Chad Orororo

In Partnership with Film London

Date: Thursday 9th July 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Masterclass + Q & A 
Cost: FREE

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Talking Shop: Building a Career in the Art Department

Panel discussion with film professionals from across the industry

Date: Monday 13th July 2020
Time: 11am 
Format: Panel Discussion
Cost: FREE

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In Conversation with Set Decorator Alice Norris

Moderated by Art Director Fleur Whitlock

Date: Tuesday 14th July 2020
Time: 2pm-3pm 
Format: Discussion + Q & A
Cost: FREE

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Talking Shop: Art Department - Working Outside of London

Panel discussion with film professionals from across the industry

Date: Monday 20th July 2020 
Time: 11am 
Format: Panel Discussion
Cost: FREE

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Talking Shop: How to Build a Film Festival Strategy

with programmers from Locarno, Uppsala & London Film Festival

Date: Monday 27th July 2020 
Time: 11am 
Format: Panel Discussion
Cost: FREE

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In Conversation with Costume Designer Susannah Buxton

Moderated by Candida Moriarty

Date: Tuesday 28th July 2020
Time: 11am-12pm 
Format: Discussion + Q & A
Cost: FREE

REGISTRATION CLOSED