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Talking Point delivers courses for those working in, or looking to work in, production, craft and technical departments on feature films and television dramas. 

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INTRODUCTION TO SET DECORATING

Are you looking to work in the Set Decorating team on features and HETV dramas? Or would you like to know more about it before you decide where you are best suited?

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TP. INDUSTRY SESSIONS

Standing By with Mat Bergel | Locations with Amie Tridgell

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PROPS TRAINING

Props can make or break a set and as film sets get bigger and demand is so high, we need more trained Props practitioners.

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ONE-TO-ONE CAREER ADVICE

This one hour session looks at where you want to be in the film and television drama industries and what you need to do to get there.

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HOW TO WRITE YOUR CV, NETWORK & CAREER ADVICE

Is your CV being sent out with little or no response?
Are you unsure who to send it to and when?

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HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN ASSISTANT

Everyone working on a film or HETV drama is an assistant to someone, whether it is the base runner or the 1st Assistant Director.

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OVERVIEW OF THE ART DEPT

This 2 hour Session examines the scale and scope of the art department on feature films and HETV dramas and how to work successfully in it.

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UNDERSTANDING THE FILM INDUSTRY

Are you wanting to work in the film industry?
Have you started your career but need help progressing?

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RETURN TO WORK PROGRAMME

Have you taken a career break and are now looking to get back into production? Do you need to refresh some skills?

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SET DECORATING

This course examines all aspects of working in the Set Decorating Department on a feature film.