Talking Point
"If you want to learn from the best in the business - go on a Talking Point training programme. " Tommy Gormley, 1st Assistant Director/Co-Producer
(Star Wars Episode 9, Mission Impossible – Fallout, Wonder Woman)


Talking Point is a film and television industry training provider, running a wide range of courses and programmes for those wanting to work in the industry and those who are already established in their department. These include short courses, masterclasses, mentoring and developing qualifications and apprenticeship schemes We also consult between the film and television industries, its stakeholders and the government on new skills initiatives and developments and evaluate programmes for a wide range of clients.   

(Helen Johnson, 1st AD Tommy Gormley , ILM Creative Director Ben Morris and SFX Supervisor Chris Corbould) photo Emma Edwards

Led by Helen Johnson, our project managers all have over 20 years production experience and a wide range of industry relationships. Prior to working freelance and starting Talking Point, Helen delivered the UK Film Skills Strategy for Creative Skillset and was Head of Physical Production at the Glasgow Film Office.  

Photo: (Helen Johnson, 1st AD Tommy Gormley, Creative Director ILM Ben Morris, SFX Supervisor Chris Corbould)




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