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Film Production - Unlimited opportunities

We also enjoy a close relationship with the Yorkshire Centre of the Royal Television Society and Screen Yorkshire, and have launched joint ventures with York’s independent cinemas.

City Screen logoAt the end of your degree, your work will be shown to an audience of professionals and the public at prestigious external venues; previous screenings have been held at City Screen.  Student work has won significant awards including the Royal Television Awards in 2010 and 2011.

At YSJ you will learn transferable skills - from the development of creative ideas to an understanding of budgets, from working in a team to writing skills and technical knowhow.

Currently we have graduates working with Yorkshire Television, as editors with BBC TV, ITN, Granada, Chameleon Television, Screen Yorkshire, the British Film Institute, Aardman Animation, Century Films, Channel 5, Sky Digital, Sky News, amongst many others. One YSJ graduate is one of only two to gain a camera apprenticeship with the BBC and is now a freelance camera operator. Others have chosen to continue their studies with Masters degrees and PhDs as well as PGCEs and some have also established their own production companies, including Rogue Frame and Orillo