Want to Get into Film?
Have your talent recognised by joining our exclusive community. Our Members are aspirational people with the right attitude and talent to succeed in film.
Meet like-minded individuals, share ideas, develop skills & create your own films. You will also gain access to inspirational role models to broaden your industry knowledge.
Display your work at Regional and National screenings & network with industry leaders. You will build powerful networks, and showcase your talent to the industry
We are an industry lead organisation. Working on behalf of our Members we ensure that we develop our programmes to the benefit of the film industry.
We are incredibly grateful to our Industry Board who help shape the strategic direction of the National Youth Film Academy.
Industry Board Members
Kate Staddon, Agent - Curtis Brown
Matt Smith, Head of Distribution - Lionsgate
Saul Gittens, Cinematographer
Simon Bird, Actor
Bianca Searle, Odeon Cinemas
Sue Jones CDG, Casting Director
Bill Petrie, Agent - BWH Agency
Jack Tarling, Producer - Shudder Films
Susi Figgis, Casting Director
John Brennan, CEO - ProCam
Phil Meheux, Cinematographer
From Small Beginnings
Our passion and drive to help the career development of young talent in film has taken us from launching in 2011 with a small set of members to the largest young film community in the UK
'We build, grow and accelerate career confidence in film '
'We choose our Members based on their potential to succeed in film'
Reach your ultimate
We are always looking for more talent to join our powerful film community. So if you’re ready to take the next big step in your career, challenge yourself every day, and become a film industry professional, National Youth Film Academy is ready to hear from you.