NEW SHOOTS is a highly successful live cinema event programme all year round, giving UK audiences unique insights into the creative process of filmmaking.

A series of personal, candid Q/A’s with the best of innovative, contemporary filmmakers, actors, and their creative teams. Alongside direct support for upcoming UK talent, networking and competitions.


Our filmmakers’ short film competition is free to enter, with prizes including invaluable industry mentorship, sought after filmmaking kit, audio equipment, and screenwriting software. It runs four times a year.


Our actors’ competition seeks to support actors as they move into independent film, with a headshot package, actors grant, fantastic audio kit and additional film prizes. Entry is free, open to members with an actor's profile and runs twice a year.

Previous Speakers Include:

Will Sharpe | Erin Doherty | Danny Boyle | Paul Greengrass | Sally Potter | Desiree Akhavan | Stephen Woolley | Ben Wheatley | Alex Lawther | Shola Amoo | Elhum Shakerifar | Camilla Bray | Jessica Hynes | Peter Strickland | Sarah Gavron | Werner Herzog

Interested in partnering with us on New Shoots? Please get in touch.

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