Animation Producer Training
An online event for live action producers wanting to work in animation

Date: 17 Mar 2022
Time: 10:00
Location: Online

To broaden the pool of producers able to take on animated shorts in the North, Chris Hees (Bridge Way Films) and Rebecca Archer (Nexus Studios) will lead a series of roundtable sessions upskilling live action producers in the essentials of animation production. This intensive one day training programme is open to Northern based producers and will cover a range of topics from pitching and budgeting to scheduling and workflows right through to animation distribution and festival strategy. 

Important Information

Producer Training: Animation runs on Thursday 17 March, 10:00am - 4:00pm. The programme is free to attend but places are limited.

If you require any additional support to apply or take part in the programme or if you have any queries about the application process, contact our team at:

For some questions there is the option to answer via a written response, or an audio/video recording. If you'd prefer to answer via audio/video, just upload the relevant file when prompted.

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The deadline for applying is 12pm - Friday, 4 March

We'll collect all of the responses following the deadline and offer places to those we feel are at the right experience level for this programme.

Image credit: Behind The Scenes BFI NETWORK supported short film Bernard by Paul Flannery