£150 towards training or membership of the New Producers Alliance!
This just in from David at the NPA - funding for NPA membership OR training. If it wasn't for attending their famed producer training I wouldn't have incorporated Netribution. If only I'd stayed to the end of the course, I might have not actually focussed on making features! Well recommended:
The Women in Digital Entertainment (WiDE) project and the Business and Digital Media Training Initiative (BDMTI) are joint funded by the European Social Fund and the University College for the Creative Arts and are designed to support people in the digital media industry and those wishing to enter the industry.
NPA MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES;
Reduced rates on all NPA events
Access to 9 Point Producer, Director and Script Development
FREE Industry panels
NPA Industry Networking Events
NPA Exclusive UK Film Council Development Department
Weekly & Monthly Newsletters
NPA events at Cannes, Berlin, London & Edinburgh Film Festivals amongst others.
NPA Members Feature Film project guides distributed during key festivals to distributors, financiers & sales agents.
NPA Industry Publication Reference Library
Members online database
NPA Feature Screenings
Telephone Hotlines: Legal advice (Reed Smith Richards Butler LLP), Accountancy (BDO Stoy Hayward), Completion Bonds (International Film Guarantors), Banking (Barclays), Insurance (AON/ Albert G. Ruben Entertainment Risk Services), and many more.
Many discounts including; Kays Manual, The Film Finance Handbook, Apple Computers, Screen International.
Reduced rates on all of our training including: 1st Draft: Features, 5 Week Intensive Producer Training, Budget & Schedule for Feature Film, How to Set Up and Run a Production Company, Producing a Short, Micro Strategies, Festival Marketing Materials, The Business Breakfast, Genre Days, Script Reading service.