At Brighton Film School, we’re dedicated to giving you the skills, experience, contacts and confidence to let you thrive in the British film industry. We have unique access to film, TV and digital marketing companies throughout Brighton, the South Coast and London. Our aim is to find opportunities to give our students an understanding of how the industry works, what there is out there for them and initiate tailored work placements.
We have built up a network of partners that will offer you a 2-4 week work placements in your 2nd year, which will enable you to gain vital professional experience and make valuable industry contacts needed to help launch your career pathway. There is a wide selection of placement opportunities to choose from and you will have the very real chance of converting that experience into a production internship after graduation if production demands allow.
Our partners include:
Black Dog – Ridley Scott Creative Group
Black Dog specialises in production in the field of music videos, live music visuals, documentary filmmaking, fashion film, and the zeitgeist of brand culture. With offices in the US and UK, they offer a diverse array of talent.
Wall to Wall
Wall to Wall Media, part of Warner Bros. Television Productions UK, is an independent television production company that produces event specials and drama, factual entertainment, science and history programmes for broadcast by networks in both the United Kingdom and United States.
iCrossing is a digital marketing agency owned by Hearst Corporation. The agency has 900 employees across 17 offices worldwide, with U.S. offices in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Scottsdale, Dallas and Reston.
Be The Fox
Be The Fox are an award-winning brand content production company that produces exceptional, story-led content that helps brands and organisations remain culturally relevant. They produce all forms of content from long form online films through to thumb-stopping, micro content for social channels. They’re also specialists in telling brand stories through animation and motion graphics.
Factory Films is an award-winning factual TV and content production based in Brighton specialising in Documentary , reality TV and working with the BBC and Channel 4.
Jumpstart Productions is a Brighton-based film company formed in 2006 by ex-Brighton Film School student Jamie Patterson and Nathalie Grace.
Ricochet in partnership with Warner Brothers International. Broadcasters, viewers and contributors trust us to make programmes that are entertaining, revealing, witty, honest and popular.
Back2Back Productions is an award-winning independent television documentary production company based in Brighton, creating challenging and entertaining programmes.
Three Wise Monkeys
Three Wise Monkeys roots, and passion, are feature films. Between them they’ve worked on almost a hundred of them. From UK indies to US studios, they’ve written, directed, produced and shot everything from Shakespeare to international thrillers.
Cut & Run
Cut & Run are a Post Production house founded in Soho in 1997. Cut & Run provide offline editing services rooted in craft with offices in London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Austin.
By Peaceful Design
Documentary Film Production company owned by Director Michele D’Acosta, an international award-winning documentary filmmaker whose work promotes peace and non-violent conflict resolution.
The Trailer Farm
The Trailer Farm make seriously good game trailers. We are a full-service creative agency and production house. We are partners to everyone from the smallest indie outfits to AAA publishers, on every platform.
Progress is a video production company based in Brighton making commercials, digital content, branded entertainment, animation and feature-length cinema.
The Edit is a full post-production service, including Colour Grading, Sound Dubbing/Mixing, Online Editing, Voice-Over, Quality Control and Digital Delivery.
Lion Television is one of the most successful television production companies in the UK. We create hundreds of hours of programming every year.
At Firefly Film we make engaging, innovative and thoughtful content to showcase your organisation.
At Unitary Studios, meet a fresh, film school trained team. Based in Brighton and around the Sussex area, we are equipped with the perfect blend knowledge and experience.
Fractured Films is an independent production company based in Brighton. Established in 2005, Fractured Films produce award-winning content.
Spun Gold is a multi-award winning independent TV production company. They have a first class reputation when it comes to making a diverse range of outstanding television programmes, including popular documentaries, fun formats and big hit entertainment shows. These range from When Ant & Dec Met the Prince to the long running series Love Your Garden. Since launching in 2004, Spun Gold has become a preferred supplier to broadcasters worldwide.
Simon set up Aukes Media over 5 years ago. Simon is a self-starter who taught himself everything he knows today about filming, with no formal training. Specialising in music videos and short films, he has gained a reputation as a professional and passionate video director in and around London. Most recently, he was awarded a GRM Rated award for his work on Shiros Story Part 1, 2 and 3.
MIRROR is an exciting venture dedicated to producing intelligent and cutting-edge commercial media for the international market.
Firepit Warner Music
The Firepit is a creative content division, innovation centre and recording studio owned by Warner Music Group located at their United Kingdom headquarters in London.
Selecta is owned by John Hassay, an executive music video producer with 3 Grammies and 13 MTV Music Video Awards.
Virtual Post is a new breed of post and content servicing company. They leverage the benefits of the cloud to compliment traditional working methods.
Based in Brighton, KOSKA is a media and entertainment company with television production in their blood.
Moving Picture Company
Moving Picture Company is a visual effects and production company, headquartered in Soho, London with facilities located in Vancouver, Los Angeles, New York City, Montreal, Amsterdam, Bengaluru, Paris, and Shanghai.
Plug In Media
Plug-In Media is a 4 times BAFTA-winning, digital production company, that creates both interactive entertainment and linear TV content for the children and families sector.
Blink is a British production company and creative studio producing commercials, music videos, short films, branded content, and long form entertainment. It is composed of Blink Productions, Blinkink, Blink Art, and Blink Industries. The company’s head offices are based in Soho, London.
Freedom Works is a simple concept created by people who have worked from home, coffee shops or cafes. Developed for those looking for a ‘workplace home’, Freedom Works offers independent, freelance, start-up or growing companies a home from which to excel their business or venture.
Propellernet’s have an insights-led, creative approach to digital marketing to help brands to Be Found. Discover how they can drive your customer awareness and commercial growth.
Electric Square are a game development studio founded by industry veterans Jon Gibson and Tony Beckwith. Based in Brighton, Electric Square sparked into life as sister studio to the renowned Studio Gobo, which won a gamesindustry.biz ‘Best places to work in the UK’. In 2018, Electric Square was proud to join the Keywords Studios group.
ScreenDog is a new Brighton based Indie set up to make Entertaining Adventure and Mischievous Factual programmes for TV and Digital.
The Duke of York’s Picture House
The Duke of York’s Picture House is an art house cinema in Brighton, England, which lays claim to being the oldest cinema in continuous use in Britain. According to cinema historian Allen Eyles, the cinema “deserves to be named Britain’s oldest cinema”. In 2012 it was voted best Cinema in the UK.
Absolute Post is a full-service transatlantic post-production facility with London and New York offices running a 24/7 Flame, Grading, 3D, 2D, Editorial and Sound Design service.
Renegade supplies broadcasters around the world with ground-breaking, high quality television content across many genres.
Witness BTN is a digital community news outlet for Greater Brighton. Local people, local stories, local news.