Recent Brighton Film School student and graduate success

At BFS, we’re dedicated to giving our students the skills, experience, contacts and confidence they need to thrive in the British film industry. Our aim is to find opportunities that give our students and graduates an understanding of how the industry works and help them create connections to build their film career. Here are some recent success stories with our filmmakers:

  • Jess Hardy, graduate, Edit Runner, Virtual Post
  • Alex Derry, graduate, Internship at Final Cut for Real
  • Jonny Rock, graduate, Content Producer, Engage Digital Partners
  • Harry Steel, graduate, Edit Assistant, back2back productions
  • Henry Persaud, second year student, Production Internship, Be the Fox
  • Katie Volker and Rachel Waight, Production Assistant – Andrea Cornwall & Camilla Bray (Feature Producers)
  • Paola Imbimbo, Graduate, Production Manager, CONCRETE PLANS (Feature Film)
  • Bailey Metson, first year student, 2nd AC/Camera Trainee, BRIGHTON (Feature Film), Three Wise Monkeys
  • Emma Fletch, first year student, Production Assistant Trainee, BRIGHTON (Feature Film), Three Wise Monkeys
  • Shannon Bafundila, second year student, film reviewer for Duke of York’s and BN1 mag
  • Tiara Westlake, second year student, Videographer/Editor, Coming Home to Autism

 

Alongside internships and graduate’s securing new roles, through our network of industry partners our second year film school students are working on live project briefs, some of which are paid, giving them the opportunity to update their CV’s and portfolio as well as collaborate with other creatives:

  • Jamie Harvey-Casserly, Curtis Godfrey: Videographers, BEAUTIFUL FUTURE, Propellernet
  • Alice Taplin, Johanna Barrett, Philip Brown, James Gallagher, Hayden Martin-Green, Shannon Bafundila, Dom Pulmickas: Director/Editor/Producer/Camera/Lighting, Freedom Works
  • Jamie Harvey-Casserly, Archie Goldsmith, Isaac Maddock-James, Jonathan Horrocks: Videographers, BIMM Gig Shoot
  • Philip Brown, Charlie Ottmann, Tiara Westlake, James Gallagher, Rachel Hawes, Alice Taplin, Alex Marshall: Videographers, Brighton Goes Gospel
  • Leo Hewett, Rene-Amber Lorraine, Rachel Hawes, Curtis Godfrey, Alice Taplin: Videographers/Creators, Oddball

 

We will continue to update you on new success stories with our current student and graduates, who continue to excel in the film and television industry.