Cooke’s Crew Achieve Success Through Their Animation Project

Cooke’s Crew Achieve Success Through Their Animation Project

Our weekly animation club Cooke’s Crew is funded by the Big Lottery as part of Inspiring Barrow Project.   It ran from October 2013 to March 2014 and involved 13 young people aged 11 to 16 years old from Barrow-in-Furness. During the project the young people explored the process of animation and researched their inspiring film […]

Our BFI Film Academy Students attend one of the UK’s Top Filmmaking Residencies

Our BFI Film Academy Students attend one of the UK’s Top Filmmaking Residencies

Two of Signal Film & Media’s young participants on our Cumbria and North Lancashire regional BFI Film Academy, held at Cooke’s Studios, spent their Easter holidays at the National Film & Television School (NFTS). Amy Steel, 18 from Barrow and Matthew Edwards, 18 from Penrith managed to secure 2 out of the 66 highly competitive […]

New Project Launch ‘Window on Walney’

New Project Launch ‘Window on Walney’

May sees the launch of a new digital access project for Walney funded by the Health Lottery. Window on Walney is Signal Film and Media’s new year-long project that will engage Walney residents in coming together to share and celebrate stories told, stories remembered and stories imagined. We are interested in tall tales and legends […]