Jade Beard February 16, 2016 at 11:27 am Uncategorized No comments

We were granted very special access to the BFI’s IMAX Cinema, getting exclusive footage in and around the cinema.  It’s all part of our film exploring early cinema and what the movies mean to us today. One of the highlights was filming in the incredibly advanced projector room of the cinema, which houses all of the equipment […]

Jade Beard February 9, 2016 at 11:22 am Uncategorized No comments

The highlight of our Silent Film calendar is The London Silent Film Festival. Held at The Criterion Theatre in Piccadilly Circus on 16th July 2015, all 450 children from the Workshops were in attendance.  They were all incredibly excited to watch their films on the Big Screen and compete for the coveted Silent Film Awards.  Well done to […]

Jade Beard February 8, 2016 at 4:01 pm London Primary School Silent Film Festival, Silent Film Workshops No comments

2015 was a huge success for the Primary School Silent Film Festival as we made 18 fantastic silent short films with over 550 primary school children across six of London’s boroughs. Our stories were diverse, as we ventured into space, Ancient Egypt and the world of early cinema.  We met characters from legend, literature and history and […]

Jade Beard April 1, 2015 at 10:42 am Uncategorized No comments

At the British Library Conference Centre on the 23rd March 2015, Film In Education Workshops worked with a talented group of eight primary school students from Edith Neville and Carlton to create a short film about the event. Beginning the process with an intensive one day filmmaking workshop before the conference, our film crew took […]