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 […]

YOUNG FILMMAKER FROM WALNEY ISLAND ON CHANNEL 4

YOUNG FILMMAKER FROM WALNEY ISLAND ON CHANNEL 4

Thea Jones, a talented 18-year-old filmmaker from Walney Island who has trained, volunteered and worked with us since she was 13 has now had her own professional short film produced as part of Random Acts Network Centre North’s education, training and production programme funded by Arts Council England and supported by Channel 4. Thea has been heavily […]

Animation Success for BFI Graduate!

Animation Success for BFI Graduate!

We’re really proud of Michael who has been selected for a place on the prestigious BFI Film Academy animation residential taking place in February at Calling the Shots in Bristol, a city famously home to animation giants and Wallace and Gromit creators Aardman. Michael has taken part in many projects over the last few years at […]

Signal Scoop ‘Best Innovative Project Award’ at NOMS

Signal Scoop ‘Best Innovative Project Award’ at NOMS

We were delighted to receive an award on Tues 12th May at the Achieve Northwest project conference as part of the Northwest Offenders Management Service. Our 2-year project with Achieve North West won the ‘Best Innovative Project Award’ at the Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool. Project Coordinator, Rachel Capovila, gladly received the award: “I was very proud receiving […]