ENGAGE is a six-month mentoring programme from ScreenSkills in association with industry specialists thinkBIGGER! Designed exclusively for deaf/disabled talent working in the screen industries – film, TV, games, animation or VFX – the free programme will provide successful applicants the chance to be mentored by senior professionals. It will also provide a unique opportunity to:
- build your contacts
- receive coaching support
- sound out new ideas
- reflect on and develop your career
ScreenSkills ENGAGE Mentoring Programme in association with thinkBIGGER! is supported by ScreenSkills as part of the BFI Future Film Skills programme using funds from the National Lottery.
Date: 12 Apr – 31 Oct 2021
Who it’s for
In order to apply for the ENGAGE programme, you must :
- work in the screen industries: film, TV, games, animation or VFX
- identify as disabled
- have at least 1-2 years experience in a role behind the camera – sorry, this opportunity is not open to on-camera talent
- be over 18
How to apply
Please click here to access the application form. If you require any support completing the form, you can contact Katy at thinkBIGGER! to arrange a scribe, video or voice memo or any other format that works for you.
The deadline for all applications is midnight on Monday, 12 April.