Manchester SetReady Interviews

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Jurys Inn Manchester

56 Great Bridgewater Street

Manchester

M1 5LE

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Book your National Youth Film Academy Interview

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We are on the search for the most talented young actors and filmmakers

  • Career Support Programme
  • Write, Shoot, Produce or Star in your own short film
  • Red Carpet Event with a premiere at RainDance Film Festival!

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The National Youth Film Academy, in partnership with RainDance Film Festival has been created to locate, educate, develop and showcase the talents of exceptionally gifted Young Actors and FilmMakers aged 16-25 years old from around the UK.

The National Youth Film Academy has launched its new SetReady Programme and is providing you with an opportunity of a lifetime!

We are giving you the opportunity to train with respected industry professionals and meet with like-minded people to write, film, produce and showcase your own film.

During the programme you will also be supported with raising finance for your film, self promotion and and you will learn how to distribute your film.

In addition;

Every film on The National Youth Film Academy #SetReady programme is guaranteed to be showcased at the word famous RainDance film festival.

Raindance Film Festival is officially recognised by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences USA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the British Independent Film Awards. Selected shorts from the Raindance festival qualify for Oscar® and BAFTA considerations.

Some of our Past Speaker & Student Mentors

  • Gareth Edwards, Director, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Karen Lindsay Stewart, Casting Director, Harry Potter
  • Jason Flemyng, Actor, X-Men
  • Paul Alexander, Scriptwriter, Red Dwarf
  • Richard Godfrey, Location Manager, The Inbetweeners Movie
  • Herbert Wise, Director, I, Claudius
  • Sean Gascoigne, Agent, United Agents
  • Matt Smith, Distributor, Lionsgate U.K
  • Hugo Luczyc - Wyhowski, Production Designer, Snatch
  • Sue Jones, Casting Director, Nil by Mouth
  • Iain Canning, Producer, The King’s Speech
  • Yasmin Paige, Actor, Submarine
  • Matt Milne, Actor, Warhorse
  • Phil Meheux, Cinematographer, Casino Royale

Roles you can apply for

  • Director
  • Assistant Director
  • Cinematographer
  • Producer
  • Writer
  • Actor
  • Crew
  • Editor

Application Criteria

  • You must be; Aged between 16-25 years old and serious about being a professional filmmaker or actor.

It’s that simple!

Once you have booked your interview, we shall send you an application pack with what to prepare.

Hurry! We only have 320 spaces on the course.

Application Deadline is 1st November 2019

Please be aware that if you are successful at audition/interview that the course does cost money. We do offer bursary places for those who cannot afford these fees. For full costs and more information please:

Download Prospectus >

Good Luck!

Why do we charge for the auditions/interviews?

We search the whole of the UK for the best young actors and filmmakers. Our office is up North, which can be expensive for some participants to travel to.

To reduce the cost of your travel we ask each participant to pay a small amount to cover our cost for travel, accommodation and venue hire. This way we can invest funds in our courses and aftercare for our members.

If you would like to book an online interview, these are charged at a reduced cost of £9.95. You can book an Online interview here >

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Good Luck!

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Jurys Inn Manchester

56 Great Bridgewater Street

Manchester

M1 5LE

United Kingdom

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