BECTU POST FEST
on Sunday 8th September (12-8pm)
Tickets are now on sale!
POST FEST IS BECTU'S SECOND ANNUAL EVENT FOR POST PRODUCTION AND VFX WORKERS AND TAKES PLACE AT 01-ZERO ONE ON HOPKINS ST, SOHO, CENTRAL LONDON.
It's a day to come together to learn, to discuss and to enjoy. Programmed by leading representatives of BECTU's Post Production and Facilities and VFX branches, the event will help the post-production community to connect and to celebrate the contribution of Post and VFX to the British Film and TV Industries.
Come alone, or in a group, you'll be in good company. Whether you're just starting out, or more experienced, our mix of topical masterclasses, panel discussions and a brilliant social to close the day will deliver real benefit to you.
TICKET PRICES: BECTU MEMBERS £15, NON-MEMBERS £25 (PLUS EVENTBRITE FEE). REFUNDS AVAILABLE UNTIL MIDNIGHT ON SUNDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2019
This year's sessions include:
For the Throne: Celebrating the final season of Game Of Thrones
Crispin Green - Picture Editor
Steph McCutcheon - First Assistant Editor
Íde O'Rourke - Associate Producer
Tim Hands - ADR supervisor
Moderated by Meredith Leece
Bohemian Rhapsody: The Sound of Queen
John Warhurst - Supervising Sound Editor
Nina Hartstone - Supervising Dialogue & ADR Editor
Tim Cavagin - Re-recording Mixer
Jens Petersen - Dialogue & ADR Editor
Al Sirkett - FX Editor
Ali Hawkins - FX Editor
Louise Burton - Assistant Sound Editor
The Rough Assembly present: Meet The Editors
Tania Reddin - ‘Funny Cow’, ‘Journey’s End’
Mags Arnold - ‘The Trip’, ‘Big Little Lies’
Celia Haining - ‘The Crown’, ‘Peaky Blinders’
Sarah Brewerton - ‘Criminal Justice’, ‘War of the Worlds’
Moderated by Emma McCleave (‘Trust’, ‘Come Away’)’
Sara Putt - The Deal Hunter
Sara Putt, agent to many of the UK's leading HoDs will share her negotiating plan and checklist.
You will learn how to:
Get treated by employers with the respect that you deserve
Take control of conversations when you are being offered work - being assertive without being confrontational
Ensure that you are able to negotiate the best rate you can get
Work with colleagues to establish better industry rates
Ensure that other key terms and conditions are acceptable to you (breaks, travel, per diems, equipment hire, etc)
Documentary Editing - storytelling without a script
Will Gilbey (2019 BAFTA Winner) - BROS: After the screaming stops
Anna Price (2018 BAFTA Nominee) Louis Theroux: Dark States (Heroin Town)
Will Grayburn (2018 BAFTA Winner) Chris Packham: Asperger's and Me
Samuel R. Santana (2017 RTS Winner) Bring Me Back To Life
Moderated by Roberto Borzoni - Head of Production Music @ Warner Chappell Music
Artificial Intelligence Demise of VFX or its new BFF?
This panel will explore the relationship between Artificial Intelligence and VFX. With ever changing sophisticated technologies being developed and introduced across the TV and Film industries, our panel will discuss whether A.I. will be the beginning of the end for VFX as we know it, or will it be its new best friend?
Edit Collective presents: ‘Fighting to Flourish’: A round table discussion on cultivating an ethical workplace culture
This session will be facilitated by -
Harley Yeung Kurylowski - Award winning director, editor, member of Edit Collective BFI Flare mentee alumni, and programmer-organiser of queer film events, based in London
Riaz Meer is a Grierson award winning, and BAFTA nominated producer and film editor. Riaz has over 20 years’ experience working on Feature Films, Television Drama and Documentary
Katherine Janes is an Award winning Editor and Edit Collective co-founder with Agathe Barbier. Edit Collective is a London based collective and support network for female, non-binary and trans identifying, editors working in Film and TV
Nia Hughes is the BECTU Post Production Organiser and co-developer of Post Fest
Tax with Tony
Find out what you need to know about tax for freelancers in the creative sectors. Join BECTU's freelance and research officer Tony Lennon in this insightful session
We look forward to seeing you on Sunday 8th September, 12.00 - 20.00. Doors open 12.00
Ticket prices: BECTU members £15, non-members £25 (plus Eventbrite fee). Refunds available until midnight on Sunday 1st September 2019
*Due to artists work patterns and commitments, speakers and line-up are subject to change.
**This event is proudly sponsored by BECTU, Hireworks, Warner Chappell & Frame.io
***Not a BECTU member yet? No worries! You can join on the day for a special price of £7.50 a month for the first year - aka 'winning'
Head on over to bectupostfest.com for more information.
Keep an eye on the website for the timetable and regular updates on the artists involved: www.bectupostfest.com