Filmmaking


Shakyra Dowling workshop 2020
Casting Director Shakyra Dowling has kindly volunteered to come and do a virtual Q&A with us to talk shop about castings, chat about her upcoming film, Wolf, starring George MacKay, Lily Rose-Depp and Paddy Considine, and answer any casting director questions you might have.

BRINGING YOU CASTING DIRECTOR SHAKYRA DOWLING


SEX EDUCATION’S KATE HERRON JOINS US! What a year we are having. We love a good old humblebrag – we have had some incredible events withMakeYourFilm, Kino London and our Indie Society night with Shorts On Tap+ London Film Academy, and now we feel like it’s time to get back to our grass roots and have […]

MEET DIRECTOR KATE HERRON – SEX EDUCATION, FIVE BY FIVE ...





tweetfest 2017 volunteers
With TweetFest accepting submissions for this year’s film festival right now, we felt it was only fitting to let you all know about another exciting component of TweetFest 2018… This year we have opened up an additional day to include F–Rated films. The F-Rating was introduced by IMDb in an effort to encourage […]

We added an F-Rating to TweetFest


On Tuesday October 3rd the Zimmerman himself will be joining us to discuss his casting career. Jeremy is one of the busiest CDs in London so we’re extra lucky to have him with us next week at Bar Topolski. More about Jeremy… Jeremy Zimmermann is one of the UK’s leading casting directors and has worked on […]

Jeremy Zimmerman joins us to chat all things casting….





gemma skyes
Gemma has now opened her own casting company after working at Dan Hubbard Casting for many years. That’s right – you heard it here first! We are thrilled to have Gemma along to our favourite actor’s bar, Gerry’s Club, on Tuesday April 4th at 7pm to chat castings, acting and all things film/TV. […]

Casting Director Gemma Sykes joins us!




Tweetfest on film freeway
  Everyone LOVES a sequel and we’re back with TWEETFEST 2016 Film FreewayWe’ve just launched our TWEETFEST 2016, taking place at the Hackney Picturehouse, with our call for short film submissions happening exclusively on FILMFREEWAY. This is only open to UK ACTORS TWEETUP members (you are a member if you are […]

The TweetFest is live on FILM FREEWAY