Stages and Theatres

Our stages and theatres offer something for absolutely anyone passionate about video. Wedding & Portrait and The Great Outdoors are back by popular demand alongside brand new theatres and stages; Video Live which will feature practical demos and In Motion which will host projects and specific skill and technique based sessions. Get insight on how to reach a bigger audience at the Social stage and push your skill to the highest limits at the Drone Zone. And don't forget the Super Stage where we'll host guest speakers from the higher realms of filmmaking. Take a look at what's gone public so far - more coming soon...

In Motion

16 Mar 2019
  1. Free
    11:00 - 11:40
    Golden rules of audio

    Achim will take you through a handful of golden rules that WILL improve any video production if followed correctly.

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  2. Free
    12:00 - 12:40
    Making an adventure documentary

    Multi-award-winning documentary producer takes you through his seven stages to making an adventure documentary film.

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  3. Free
    13:00 - 13:40
    Film festivals - what are we looking for in the judging process?

    Join the Encounters team as they discuss how they shortlist the competition films from their 3500+ submissions.

  4. Free
    14:00 - 14:40
    Let Me Explain: The story of a short film

    Learn about everything from location and wardrobe, to lighting, grading, equipment choice, audio on a gimbal and post production.

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  5. Free
    15:00 - 15:40
    Baby Steps - getting into wildlife filmmaking

    See the first year of a wildlife photographer, trying to start out into this challenging field.

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  6. Free
    16:00 - 16:40
    Storytelling through cinematic videography

    Learn about Emma's discreet filming techniques of focusing on following a story.

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17 Mar 2019
  1. Free
    11:00 - 11:40
    Create and explore: travel film

    Learn how you can explore the planet whilst documenting it at the same time.

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  2. Free
    12:00 - 12:40
    From videography to cinematography

    In this session Leanne will discuss the transition from videography into cinematography, and everything that entails.

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  3. Free
    13:00 - 13:40
    Understanding codecs, compression and colour

    Here Richard demystifies the technology and science behind video and explains the jargon.

  4. Free
    14:00 - 14:40
    Anamorphic filmmaking

    Nick Driftwood talks about the brilliant inclusion of an anamorphic filmmaking video mode in current camera kit.

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  5. Free
    15:00 - 15:40
    Getting into professional videography

    The do's and don'ts of starting your own company and making a living as a videographer.

  6. 16:00 - 16:40
    Filmmaking with mirrorless

    Join Jim as he takes you through his mirrorless filmmaking set-up and how he uses this kit to achieve top-notch results.

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18 Mar 2019
  1. Free
    11:00 - 11:40
    Becoming a robust videographer

    Robbie Appleton will share his principles of how to be a robust videographer and content creator.

  2. Free
    12:00 - 12:40
    From videography to cinematography

    Find out how to find your voice as a filmmaker, and how to market yourself in a way that speaks to your ideal client.

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  3. Free
    13:00 - 13:40
    How to make the perfect charify film

    This session looks at how to make films that inspire, incite to action, excite and change behaviour.

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  4. Free
    14:00 - 14:40
    HDR video

    Nick will discuss the benefits of HDR filmmaking and give insight into using his techniques, settings and experiences.

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  5. Free
    15:00 - 15:40
    It's not as hard as you think: Moving in to professional video

    A change in the way media is covered is driving more and more photographers to undertake video work; discover the challenges this panel faced.

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  6. Free
    16:00 - 16:40
    The greatest footballer never to play football: telling incredible stories with cinematic style

    This session follows the process of telling an incredible story as it unravelled on camera.

19 Mar 2019
  1. Free
    11:00 - 11:40
    Falling into filmmaking

    Hear how Holly fell into being a filmmaker, the essential skills she had to learn and the way her job is defined continues to shift and evolve.

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  2. Free
    12:00 - 12:40
    The art and tech of 360 video

    Brighton filmmaker and Lumix Ambassador, Nick Driftwood, presents a special talk regarding 360 video.

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  3. Free
    14:00 - 14:40
    How AI and Hybrid Cloud are set to revolutionize video management

    This session will explore the evolving video landscape and how Artificial Intelligence and Hybrid Cloud are making it easier.

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  4. Free
    15:00 - 15:40
    Bad Touch: Creating a music video from start to finish

    From storyboard to delivery, this session will take you through the making of a music video.

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  5. Free
    16:00 - 16:40
    Storytelling through cinematic videography

    Learn about Emma's discreet filming techniques of focusing on following a story.

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