Kino Talks: The 25 Skills You Need to Be a Producer with Rob Speranza March 27th (3:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

In this talk, Rob will outline the 25 basically identifiable skills that aspiring producers need to do the job to an optimal level. It’s a fun and engaging talk with a lot of war stories, examples and personal insight. You’ll come out of it ready for work, and hopefully a bit inspired! Join us at…

Kino Talks: In Conversation with the Film Festival Doctor March 27th (1:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join Doctor Rebekah Louisa Smith as she guides us through the process of getting your film through the festival circuit, with great insights into what festival directors are looking for and how you can make a success of your film. The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington are proud to host this Kino Talks on…

Workshop: How Does Music Affect Film? Presented by Interstellar Duo March 26th (7:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

This two hour workshop will explore the use of music and sound in short films by looking at different musical genres and how effective they can be at setting the feel of the film.  Participants will help to create a short film soundtrack using different pre-recorded tracks made by Interstellar Duo. Join us at 7pm…

Kino Talks: ‘The Pleasure of a Puppet’ with BAFTA Nominated Animator Barry Purves March 25th (2:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join BAFTA and Oscar nominated animator,  Barry JC Purves, as he takes us on a journey through what stop motion is, how it fits in with the arts and how to use it to make the most of storytelling. This event is free! Join us at The Albert Square Chop House from 2pm on March…

Kino Talks: All Things Sound Design with GAS Music March 25th (12:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

“Everything you always wanted to know about Sound you were afraid to ask” Join us for this utterly fascinating talk on sound design with GAS Music at Albert Square Chop House from 12pm. Tickets are free! Reserve your tickets here today: Sound isn’t always what you think it is. The sound that scares you isn’t…

Kino Talks: Women in Film & Success Behind Shorts Funding March 24th (3:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join five women who have been successfully funded for their short films by public funding bodies and learn how the process of being funded works. We have Zodwa Nyoni, Kate Graham, Sally Cancello, Jenny Longworth and Zena Igbe as they talk about their journey towards shorts success. This event takes place at Eagle Labs, Albert…

Kino Talks: Between time and the screen with Jeff Silva March 23rd (12:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join us at Barclay’s Eagle Labs, Albert Square from 12pm on March 23rd for this incredible insight into the world of documentary, a talk given by filmmaker and professor, Jeff Silva. This talk is free, reserve your space now! How do we understand temporality in documentary cinema and what are some methods that documentary filmmakers…