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31 Jan 2023

Filmmakers' Shindig

Bristol, United Kingdom


Tuesday 31 January, 2023

Gather in the Square Works reception at 6pm, 17-18 Berkeley Square. The guest keynote will begin at 6.30pm in the Square Works Presentation Space.

Entertainment and networking will begin at 8pm in the Square Club bar, a few doors down at 15 Berkeley Square.


£4.50 - £9.00


Square Works / Square Club

17-18 Berkeley Square
United Kingdom

Ticket type Price
Keynote, Entertainment & Networking (6pm, Square Works ) £9.00
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Entertainment & Networking (7.30pm, Square Club ) £4.50
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Probably the most inspiring little film night in the world. Join us in Bristol for an evening of learning, stimulation, collaboration, entertainment and general filmmaking joy!

This is an exclusive opportunity to:

  • Hear a guest keynote followed by Q&A from a leading voice in the film industry about their experiences and journey into filmmaking.
  • Watch a compelling short film by a talented newcomer.
  • Enjoy food and drink in the gorgeous Square Club bar.
  • Network with other attendees and share ideas for upcoming projects.
  • Enjoy live entertainment from Bristol's vibrant music scene.

Tabb's shindigs are your chance to get inspired and involved! We want to encourage you to make your film projects happen, with this opportunity to hear from professionals who have been there and done it already.

January's keynote speaker, film and guest musicians will be announced soon!

Line Up

Andy Mosse
  • Speaker
  • Perfect is the Enemy of Good

    Producer Andy Mosse will be hosting a talk on how perfectionism can get in the way of something good (or even great). Holding on to the things that matter without breaking your film.

    Iwan Lewis
  • Filmmaker
  • Closing Announcement

    Iwan Lewis is an aspiring Director from Cardiff and will be introducing a segment of his recent documentary.

    The film focuses on the widespread closures of music venues across Bristol, aiming to commemorate the versatility & adaptability of this vibrant city.

    Finn McAleer
  • Music
  • Live Music

    Irish Fiddle player, Finn McAleer, will be performing at The Square Club for the networking mixer following the talk and screening over at Square Works. Lively music & great atmostphere!


    Stephanie Wessell

    I'm a writer and director of fiction, and a series producer and director of factual television documentaries. I love hybrid! I'm currently seeking a co-producer for a short fiction film but would love to connect, whoever you are. 😁

    Christopher Alexander

    Hi guys, I am a passionate and creative director and cinematographer looking to create amazing short, feature and commercial films. I work worldwide so no travel is an issue. I continue to run a successful production company since 2013.

    Johny Gill

    Bristol-based actor and professional script reader for the 2022 Manchester Film Festival Screenplay Competition.

    Aggie Nyagari

    Film/TV director living in Bristol, England. A great team player, passionate story teller and good problem solver.

    Adam Healey

    Acting, science, fighting and sarcasm.

    Michael McCall

    Business Development here at Tabb with some fun Bristol-based projects in the works! Always looking for new people to work with!

    Pete Francomb

    If you - 1) Want to make a film (anything from a micro-short to a feature), 2) Want a co-producer for free, 3) Are willing and able to pay your cast and crew (micro-budget is fine but must be at least minimum wage) - please talk to me!

    Evan Preston

    Evan Preston is a writer & director. Themes of Duality and mortality appear in his films, often including supernatural aspects. Evan aims to make films that entertain but also provoke conversations and subvert expectations.

    Lucy Barnfather

    Actor / writer

    Teddy Freeman

    I am a DOP based in Bristol, looking to meet more local filmmakers. I also self-shoot commercial content and music videos.

    Iga Anna Jaworska

    Iga is a Polish-born, Bristol-based actress. No amount of work is too much when it comes to achieving dreams for her. She would love to explore the world of screen, stage and voice acting but most importantly, have fun creating something!

    Sadbh Noellë Whiston

    Aspiring writer, would love to read works in progress!

    • Writer
    • Developmental Editor
    • Seeking
    • Writer
    • Author

    Sophie Taylor

    • Director
    • Writer
    • Producer
    • DoP
    • Sound Recordist

    Ella Preece Unpublished

    Hank Rossi Unpublished

    Timebus A PsyCHoJAM movie... Psychedelic Comedy Horror Jackass Arthouse Mockumentary klankbeer dot com

    • Seeking
    • Producer
    • Event Organiser
    • Playwright

    Louise Latham

    Piano based singer songwriter in the soul and folk pop genre. Released recordings have featured on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio 2 and other radio stations home and abroad. Currently writing musical theatre/film projects.

    Maria Hemming

    I am a passionate actor and writer who loves getting stuck into new projects to create something amazing, whether it be for feature or short film, TV or on the stage! If you want to work on an exciting project together please get in touch!

    Rhys Perry Unpublished

    William Richardson Unpublished