Zoom.12 Film Festival: WINNER! Best International Children’s Film

Zoom.12 Film Festival: WINNER! Best International Children’s Film

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO SHOUT OUT ABOUT THE ARRIVAL OF A NEW FILM FESTIVAL AWARD! THE LOST ROAR – CREATED BY OUR SIGNAL STARTERS FILMMAKING CLUB IN DECEMBER 2016 – HAS JUST WON THE CLAPPERBOARD FOR BEST CHILDREN’S FILM IN INTERNATIONAL SECTION AT THE ZOOM.12 FILM FESTIVAL IN SLOVENIA! Stop-motion animation THE LOST ROAR was selected […]

COOKE’S CREW FILM CLUB RETURNS!

COOKE’S CREW FILM CLUB RETURNS!

FREE ‘COOKE’S CREW’ FILMMAKING CLUB FOR 11-16YR OLDS: APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! We’re delighted to announce that applications have now opened and encourage people to apply for the long-awaited return of the free filmmaking club Cooke’s Crew starting in May 2018! Up to fifteen 11-16 year-olds will be welcomed onto the 10-week course which takes place […]

BFI Academy film wins Osprey Short Film Awards 2018

BFI Academy film wins Osprey Short Film Awards 2018

WE WON! Signal Film and Media is delighted to announce that the BFI Film Academy 2017-18 has won the Judges Prize at the Osprey Short Film Awards at Keswick Film Festival 2018 with post-apocalyptic drama BEST OF THREE. The Osprey Short Film Awards took place on Saturday 24th February 2018 from 1pm at The Alhambra […]

Signal Starters’ Animation Selected for International Festival!

Signal Starters’ Animation Selected for International Festival!

Fantastic News! The animated short film ‘The Day Before Christmas’ made by our Signal Starters film club last December for 8-11yr olds, has been specially selected for screening at the 1st Annual Palm Springs International Animation Festival from November 9-11, 2017! Out of the 2,700 films submitted, we’re thrilled to announce The Day Before Christmas […]

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

We Need Your Support! Youth Programme Fundraising

YOUTH PROGRAMME FUNDRAISING “He must have been fully engaged with the teacher as he has told me so much since coming home. He just keeps talking about it and is making his own movies now on video camera, stop motion photography and using coding stuff for animation, I have no idea what he’s on about […]

Into Film Awards: WINNER! Best Documentary: 12 and Under

Into Film Awards: WINNER! Best Documentary: 12 and Under

AN ANIMATION about a lost railway station made by youngsters from Barrow-in-Furness has clocked up over 38,000 views online after winning a national film award and featuring on BBC Radio 4’s Facebook page. The Heritage Lottery funded short, made by pupils from Barrow Island Primary School with charity Signal Film and Media, clinched the title of ‘Best […]