South Essex Film Makers
South Essex Film Makers
  passionate about film making 
The Club
 
  passionate about film making 
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South Essex Film Makers (formerly Westcliff Film and Video Club) has a
long and distinguished history. Over 50 years its members have been
making documentaries, holiday films, dramas, shorts, adverts etc.

Read a brief history of the club from a senior member's perspective here

The club is an affiliated member of the IAC. This organisation promotes the
interests of British amateur film makers through festivals and competitions.

Individuals can also become members. They benefit  from inexpensive
licenses for copyright clearance of music in non commercial films,
professional judging of their films  as well as a monthly magazine

The club is run by its members for its members. Everybody can participate
in an extensive programme of activities throughout the year. A dedicated
committee organise and run these events.

A series of meetings runs from September through to July of the following
year. For a full programme click here

Meetings start at 8.00 pm and end at 10.00 pm

The club has its own high quality HD audio video equipment to project films at the best resolution. 
Membership
We encourage potential members to come along and attend 3 meetings for free

After this time, you will asked whether you want to join at the reasonable rates detailed here

Click here to download our membership renewal form
Stewart Cope discusses modern approaches to film making.  Click here
For a full list of events download our planner