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 […]

Cooke’s Crew 2016 to 2017

Cooke’s Crew 2016 to 2017

Welcome to Cooke’s Crew A fun weekly film and media project for 11-16-year-olds in the Furness area.  An initially a three-year project funded by Inspiring Barrow as part of the Big Lottery in 2013, Cooke’s Crew has since been funded by The Dulverton Trust, People’s Postcode Trust and Cumbria County Council.  This was the first […]

Get Digital 16-19s Free Creative Filmmaking Workshops

Get Digital 16-19s Free Creative Filmmaking Workshops

Signal will be running digital media workshops with a group of local 16 to 19 year olds on our Get Digital project, kindly funded by the Sir John Fisher Foundation, Francis C Scott Charitable Trust and Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. The group will learn a range of filmmaking, digital and leadership skills from visiting industry professionals through a series of masterclasses, workshops […]

#NotWithoutMe

FURNESS and SOUTH CUMBRIA children in care are being given cameras to record their experiences and thoughts as part of an innovative new project. We’ve launched our new #NotWithoutMe initiative, which will see looked after young people tell the world about their needs and the challenges they face through film. The scheme will equip them with […]