Talent Connect in Newcastle
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Date: 17 Mar 2020
Time: 12:00
Location: The Stand
31 High Bridge, Newcastle, NE1 1EW
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At Talent Connect our BFI NETWORK team brings together a hand-picked group of the North's brightest filmmaking talent for an afternoon of meetings and collaboration-building. We're launching this new series of events with an inaugural gathering at The Stand Comedy Club in Newcastle from 12-4pm on Tuesday, 17 March.

That means we're on the hunt for participants. If you're a short film Writer or Director looking for a Producer to help kick-start a new project, or a producer who's keen to expand your slate - we want to hear from you. Full details on how to apply are below.

Apply now

To apply for a place at Talent Connect, please email the below information (150 words max per answer) to our team using the subject line 'Talent Connect Newcastle'. The deadline for applications is 12pm on Friday, 28 February.


  • A brief bio and your location
  • A paragraph on what you are looking for in a Producer
  • A logline and an attached completed script (maximum running time: 15 mins)


  • An up-to-date biography

Send your application to: bfinetworkRSVP@filmhubnorth.org.uk

Talent Connect is for short film writers & directors. We thank all filmmakers for their interest, however due to the expected number of applications, we will only be able to follow up with Writers/Directors selected to take part in the event.