LFS LIVE: Talking Shop

LFS Live: Talking Shop

Dates: Various
Time: 11am
Format: Panel discussion
Cost: Free

Welcome to the latest LFS Live strand Talking Shop - where professional film technicians come together to talk about current issues in the industry. The sessions will feature a moderator, panelists and – of course – yourselves! We will cover things like diversity, BAME representation, working beyond London, getting a start in the industry, building a career and other hot topics. All departments will be represented throughout the series. 

Click the links below to register for individual sessions.
Starting Your Career as a Runner
Date & Time: Thursday 25th March 2021 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Matt Gallagher (The Call Sheet) / Prospero Pensa (Director & Former Production Runner) / Jemimah Mensah-Coker (Writer-Producer & Former Production Runner)
Navigating Festival Talent Labs
Date & Time: Monday 23rd November 2020 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Holly Daniel (Edinburgh International Film Festival) / Sebastián Lojo (Director & Cinematographer) / Remi Itani (Director)
How to Build a Film Festival Strategy
Date & Time: Monday 27th July 2020 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Liz Harkman (Short Film Programmer, Locarno Film Festival) / Sigrid Hadenius (Festival Producer, Uppsala International Short Film Festival) / Philip Ilson (Artistic Director, London Short Film Festival)
Art Department: Working Outside of London
Date & Time: Monday 20th July 2020 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Sami Khan (Production Designer) / Tamsin Gandhi (Art Director) / Mike McLoughlin (Production Designer)
Building a Career in the Art Department
Date & Time: Monday 13th July 2020 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Camise Oldfield (Graphic Designer) / Leo Anna Thomas (Standby Art Director & Mental Health Advisor) / Lew Taylor (Petty Cash Buyer)
Getting a Start in the Art Department
Date & Time: Monday 6th July 2020 / 11am-12pm
Panellists: Helen Johnson (Talking Point) / Oscar Albert (Fillmaker & LFS Alumni) / Harriet Wilkins (Set Decoration Trainee - No Time to Die) / Maryam Mojtabavi (Assistant Art Director)