Programme 2021 – 2022

Meetings from January 2022:

2nd Thursday of the Month - Wylde Green Community Hall

4th Thursday of the month - Zoom

From January we'll be having SOME meetings at Wylde Green Community Hall and some meetings on Zoom.

Meetings at Wylde Green community Hall will be on the 2nd Thursday of the month and 7.45pm for an 8pm start.

Meetings on Zoom will be on 4th Thursday of the month at 8pm.

The arrangements will be reviewed at the end of March.

New Members, please note that during the year there are opportunities to engage in group film making and join in many activities which take place outside of the formal meeting times.


9th September

  • Summer Films

  • GEMMA’S WAR Premiere - Julian

23rd September

  • Paul’s Mockumentary on Chris Fielding’s band + how it was made

  • Jill - E-Scooter Documentary + How it was made

14th October

  • Debbie and Roger on Visual Metaphors

  • SHADOWS Premiere – Ian Reed

28th October

Challenge:  Film using a lyric as inspiration. Members can choose either “Do you want to know a secret?” or “Message in a Bottle” or a favourite of their own.  Max Five minutes approx

11th November

Editing Challenge – Discussion led by Paul and Julian

Sunday, 21st November

CEMRIAC Autumn Festival

25th November

  • THE TALISMAN – Premiere,

  • Show Editing Challenge Films

9th December

  • Fish ‘n Chips

  • Dave’s Quiz


13th January

Challenge: Music Video

27th January

Script Evening

10th February

Guest Speaker: Louise Osbourne. (Actor, writer, producer – Emmeline Productions and runs “Acting for Screen” in Birmingham)

24th February

  • 1 Min Challenge - Make a commercial

  • 2nd Part of evening TBC

10th March

Producing a Film: Ian Lane (Falstaff); Paul Fielding (Shadows); Danielle; Ann Fletcher Hosted by Julian

24th March

Commonwealth Cycle film -  Guest Speaker  Sam Lockyer

14th April

Practical evening:  Lighting – 4 groups

Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th April

BIAFF at The Crescent Theatre

28th April

Challenge: 5 minute film “Commonwealth Games"

12th May 

Guest Speaker: TBC

26th May

Directing a film: (James, Debbie, Arf, Gordon, Ian Reed) hosted by Julian or Robin

9th June

Show your best Film of the Year (non competitive)

23rd June

  • AGM

  • Steve on FPV Drones for filmmaking


Visitors and new members always welcome.  Why not come along to the next meeting and check us out. Your first visit is free.   The annual membership fee is just £37. 

We meet at Wylde Green Community Hall, Emscote Drive off Little Green Lanes, Wylde Green, Sutton Coldfield B73 5NE at 7.45pm for an 8.00pm start. 

If you'd like more info, do get in touch:

Membership Secretary:  Jill Lampert 0121 449 7763