To help me progress further, I can look for work experience to help me gain knowledge of the industry and learn key skills from experts.
When researching I found this page that is linked to the BBC. It offers work experience of people that want to go into the film/TV industry with the BBC. When it reopens, I can apply to do experience in some of the areas I’m interested in, for example the deign department. This interests me because I like looking into the look and set of TV shows and films, and this would give me first hand experience at doing it professionally.
The Network is an intensive 4 days in Edinburgh. You get paired with an industry mentor, which will show you exactly how they work and what they do. It’s a very successful program, and can even open doors to the industry.
Tiger aspect is a production house that works with British TV shows. The work experience is 1-2 weeks and is very hard to get. I can submit my CV and cover letter to them to try get the experience for summer.