Development and regeneration in Barking and Dagenham

BFI academy classes announced

Wed 30 September 2015, 12:36 pm

The British Film Institute (BFI) Film Academy is offering practical courses in short fiction film-making at the Sydney Russell School in Barking and Dagenham.

Sessions will take place on Saturday mornings and will run for 10 weeks for 16 -19 year-olds. They begin at the end of October.

The BFI Film Academy aims to help inspire the next generation of British filmmakers and offers training for every film industry role, from writing and directing to production, sound design, editing and camera work.

The closing date for applications is 19th October 2015. To find out more and apply visit:



Latest News

City to acquire power station site

The City of London Corporation is about to buy Barking Power Station site in east London for around 125 million, according to Property Week.

Mayor's funding pledge for council homes

A £25 million grant for Barking and Dagenham Council will help it support new housebuilding over the next four years.

Council leader lauds Beam Park approval

Councillor Darren Rodwell, the leader of Barking and Dagenham Council, has welcomed the decision to approve the proposed Beam Park…