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 […]

The Ballad of Barrow Market

The Ballad of Barrow Market

Signal Film and Media is delighted to announce The Ballad of Barrow Market will be performed live in Barrow Market on Saturday 7th April 2018 at 1.30pm. The free show is part of their exciting Heritage Lottery-funded project MARKET TALES and will mark the culmination of all the research and activities which have taken 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 […]

Lost Stations | Digital Art Programme 2017

Lost Stations | Digital Art Programme 2017

Inspired by the vast network of disused stations and railway lines surrounding Barrow-in-Furness, our year-long Lost Stations programme opened up a world of digital art for the community and Cumbria throughout 2017, featuring a whole host of opportunities to see, experience, and get involved with. Delivered from our dedicated base at Cooke’s Studios, the programme […]

Creative writing workshop

Creative writing workshop

Join a free 6 – week creative writing programme with the writer Kate Davis. The sessions will take place each week on Thursday evenings from 25th January to 1st March 2018 from 6 – 8pm. The workshops will draw on the material collected in the beginning half of the Market Tales Project, including film, photography, […]