The National Youth Film Academy Hold Round Table With Industry Proffessionals

We were at Brasserie Blanc Southbank next to the British Film Institute in London on Friday 18th January hosting a round table discussion with a group of leading industry professionals.

THE TOPIC:

How can we encourage more employers in film to take on young people and what needs to be done to achieve this?

ATTENDEES:

Simon Bird, Actor
Nina Rothe, Freelance Journalist, Huffington Post
Lawrence Atkinson, DDA PR
Deena Wallace, BIFA
John Brennan, Procam
Philippa Collie Cousins, UK TV
Lucy Brown, Greenwich University and Trailblazing Women On and Off Screen
Lorna Tucker, Filmmaker
Amy Sparks, United Agents
Zoe Rocha, Ruby Rock Pictures
Nahrein Kemp, Film London
Sam Gordon, BBC Films
Philip Weaver, East 15
Ali Kurr, National Youth Film Academy Member
Dean Smith, National Youth Film Academy Member
Sonera Angel, National Youth Film Academy Member  
Rob Earnshaw, National Youth Film Academy Chief Executive

OUTCOMES:

The outcomes of the discussion will be reported in our Emerging Brits brochure which will be published later this year.

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