MediaStart: Round Up So Far

Well, it certainly has been a busy couple of months for us here at APDirecting. We have had 2 successful Taster Workshops in Film & Music and 1 outstanding practical follow up workshop in film, leaving us halfway through our pilot project –MediaStart. Teaser trailers of the Music and Film Tasters are available on our…

Guest Blog – Cyril Sneer

Hi. My name is Nick and I love music. Music has been my life since a very young age and I honestly feel that if I didn’t have a way of creating and expressing myself through music I probably would have gone insane by now. I’m a drummer but I’m also DJ and produce music….

MediaStart: Music Taster Workshop

So you want to work in the music industry. Are you a singer or a musician? A sound technician or a pr guru. Or, don’t you know? APD Music is here to help. Whether you are just starting on your journey to figure out you’re your perfect role is or whether you just know your…

MediaStart: Film Round Up

  19th April 2016 saw the first installment of APDirecting’s pilot project MediaStart. We have started with a bang with a full turnout to our film taster session at Old Granada Studios supported by Reform Radio and with collaborators Lanor Productions and Glass Eye Productions.    There was a lot of enthusiasm from our attendees,…

Guest Blog – Career Profile

  Perseverance, flexibility and not being afraid to try something new, it might take you where you want to be! My name is Andrew Henstock and I’m a Unit Manager in the film and television industry and also the Owner and founder of Location A Ltd, providing locations services and logistical management for filmshoots. What does that…

APDirecting Launches MediaStart

April 4th will see the launch of APDirecting’s first project, MediaStart. MediaStart will offer 80* young people, aged 18-25 who are out of work, and not in higher education the opportunity to learn more about the film, tv, radio, music and sound industries through a series of short workshops and events. Devised by the core APD…