Apply by 12pm on Friday 14th August 2020
Screen Yorkshire has opened applications for the second year to its free, part-time, training initiative Beyond Brontës. The skills programme is designed to create a more inclusive regional film and TV workforce.
Beyond Brontës 2020 will support young people from a diverse range of backgrounds and circumstances to overcome obstacles that may have prevented them from entering the screen industries.
Beyond Brontës offers successful applicants with a passion for film and TV a bespoke training package to prepare for a wide range of industry job roles; from make-up and set design to accountancy, editing or research. The six-month programme is tailored to the needs of the individual, with modules including; industry masterclasses, CV and interview workshops, mentorship and tailored one to one support.
Participants in year one of Beyond Brontës successfully completed the scheme in June 2020, with the support, input and encouragement of a wide range of broadcasters, streaming platforms, regional production companies, industry professionals and experts.