Working in Film

Here are some useful links to organisations that have opportunities available within the film and media sector.

A number of exciting initiatives for those with no experience to learn more about Channel 4 and the media industry.

Broadcast graduate
Graduate vacancy site for the media, broadcasting and creative industries. Internship and graduate positions in several areas, from production to more technical roles. Also, case studies and careers advice.

Production Base
The industry network for people working in film, television and commercial production. Vacancies from entry-level runner or intern positions upwards.

Soho Runners
Recruitment specialist, providing runners into the Soho post and film communities.

The Knowledge Online
This site contains listings and contact details for organisations and companies involved in the broadcasting, television, video and commercial production industry. There is also a diary which lists film festivals and other relevant events and their weblinks and an industry contacts list featuring both UK and international companies.

Offering apprenticeship opportunities within the Creative Sector – worth checking out!

National Apprenticeship Services
Find out all you need to know about Apprenticeships and search for a subject that interests you.

Broadcast Freelancers
Freelance production jobs and searchable pool of talent in the UK - across TV, Screen and Multiplatform production. Includes news, information, careers and training information.

Searchlight recruitment
Searchlight Recruitment is an employment agency working exclusively in and around the Media and Entertainment industries.

Grapevine Jobs
Job-board for broadcast and media professionals.

Directory of film, video, animation, broadcast, studio and associated company sites in the UK and Ireland. Also includes a job section.

Talent Circle
Film network for film professionals, filmmakers, production staff, actors and film talent. Also provides jobs and casting opportunities.

Universal Extras
Organisation placing students as extras in television and film.

Film Agencies and Funders

Creative Skillset
A website full of information and resources for anyone interested in entering the Creative Sector. You will find information on the latest news and events and training courses that will help you towards your career within Film and TV.

Film London
Strategic agency for film and media in London and supports the growth and development of film, TV, video, commercials and interactive media.

Creative England
A national agency which supports individuals and businesses achieve their full creative and commercial potential.

BFI supports UK film and talent and have launched the Film Academies which