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The Film Industry Conference 2012

Event information

Programmed especially for teachers and lecturers of Film and Media, the Film Industry Conference offered an exclusive ‘behind-the-scenes’ audience with the people who bring you the biggest blockbusters and the best in specialised cinema from around the world.

This one-day event considered the UK film industry from an educational perspective exploring production, distribution, exhibition and the future of cinema. It is based on a series of contextualising presentations and film case studies, which this year include Fish Tank and The Woman in Black. The conference also offered delegates the opportunity to ask key questions of leading professionals and share ideas and experiences with colleagues.

Date: Tuesday 12th June 2012, 10am - 4.30pm
Venue: Geological Society, London W1J 0BG

This one-day conference explored:

  • Brand new case studies on production and distribution from established figures in the UK film industry
  • 3D, new media and media convergence
  • Perspectives on film funding
  • Discussion groups

The full conference programme including timings can be viewed here.

Feedback from previous attendees:

"I have been to the conference for the past three years and each year it has been outstanding" - Ian Coleman, Head of Media at The Billericay School

"This is honestly one of the best conferences for media/ film a teacher could attend" - Mary Berrisford, Head of Media at City & Islington College

"As ever, the opportunity to hear from industry professionals is invaluable. Through detail and anecdotes it is an incredible way to get relevant contemporary and useable information" - Megan Lloyd Johnson, Media and Film Studies Teacher, Esher College

Previous Attendees

Photo of Photo of Paul Singleton

Paul Singleton

Boston CE Primary School, Lincolnshire

"I feel everything I have learned at CP3 can be taken back to school and used with my children."


Photograph of a Film Education workshop, showing Film Education trainer working with delegates

Our training events focus on giving teachers information and guidance on using film in education. Alongside the digital video training we offer nationwide, we also organise regional INSET days, which can help teachers with any level of experience get to grips with using film within the curriculum. Please contact us to enquire about CPD opportunities.