Whether you want to make the most of our free career resources or apply for opportunities on our jobs board, My First Job In Film can really help you to get the best possible start in the film industry. But don’t take our word for it, here’s what our members have to say…
Working in the film industry for two and a half years, Alice works in acquisitions for a busy distribution company.
Aimee has been working in the film industry for 5 years, making her way into the production office on some big budget features.
Archie has been in the film industry for two years, working at prestigious SFX company Artem.
BAFTA New Talent nominated Chris has been working in the industry as a sound recordist on a variety of projects.
Ever wondered about the work of a Stereographer? Danny works across film and TV in the Camera Department.
Hannah is an experienced MUA who owns her own company and works on a variety of projects.
Laurie transferred his career from advertising into a film sales company, he has been working in the film industry for three years.
Meghan has worked as a runner in post production, recently transferring her skills to a production company. Meghan has worked in the film industry for three years.
Proactively seeking out opportunities since 6th form, Rachel now works for an international film sales company.
Making her way into the industry as a MUA, Rhian works across TV and film in the Makeup Department.
Robert has been working in the film industry for almost two years as a floor runner on a variety of productions.
Sisi is an experienced PR and marketing professional to the film industry, she runs her own PR firm Sicily Publicity.
Sophie is part of a compact production company which allows her the flexibility to work in marketing, development and post production.
Edmond works for eOne as a Theatrical Marketing Manager and has worked in the film industry for the last 4 years.
Film sales is a specialised area of the film industry, Fred helps coordinate the work load of the sales executives at a busy film sales company.
Oliver entered the film industry three years ago having previously worked as a press photographer. Entering the industry as a trainee, Oliver currently works as a Digital Imaging Technician.
Justina began her journey into the industry in 2014 and is currently working for Parkland Pictures as an office based assistant.
Coming from a background in art, Charles is one of the NextGen Skills Academy's apprentices, currently working at The Mill.
Connor is part of the NextGen Skills Academies apprenticeship scheme. Coming from a background in engineering, Connor started work at The Mill in 2016 in the ATD Apprentice role.
Chris is an NFTS student who has been finding work through MFJF for the past year. He has landed two PA roles on major productions, the latter he was promoted to production secretary.
Nick is a script reader for BAFTA's Rocliffe Screenwriter Competition and has been working in the industry for two years.
Chris entered the film and TV industry over four years ago and has worked on award-winning productions as a development assistant.