We are particularly interested in reflecting on and documenting people’s experiences during lockdown and throughout the pandemic of Covid-19.
We are interested in documenting stories that would otherwise go undocumented and unseen.
We also want to bring people together to show that everyone is going through the same thing, bringing a message of hope by showing a universal experience.
The film will be shown on social media, on our own website and screened in the centre of Winsford town centre, in partnership with a community cinema window, “Cine Window”.
WHO ARE WE?
We are Winsford Young Producers. We are a group of young people working on a “Festival of Hope” for Winsford which will reflect on our heritage, as well as creating a message of hope.
We would like to work collaboratively with the artist so that the commission accurately reflects our community. We will support through the gathering of materials from our community via social media.
The budget for this project is: £1,500-£2,500 (including expenses & dependent on experience).
The artist’s fee covers all work relating to the project, the artist will work on a self-employed basis.
ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE - Able to work over video calls
-Experience of working with young people previously
-Experience of working collaboratively
-Able to support in collecting digital material from the community
-Current DBS check
The chosen artist must be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Check. Due to the short time frame, having an up to date DBS check in place would be preferable.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesDEADLINE - Midday 9th July 2020
We would like the piece to be delivered by mid-August.
The first round of shortlisting will be open for two weeks.
Paid - The budget is: £1,500-£2,500 (including expenses & dependent on experience). The artist’s fee covers all work relating to the project, the artist will work on a self-employed basis.
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Short Film Commission
Anyone, aged 18 and over
Applications closed 10 July 2020.