Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication




To Cut A Long Story Short: A Guide To Film Trailer Making

24th October 2017, 4.00pm5.00pm

Movie studios spend eight billion dollars a year producing films in the U.S. For every two dollars spent making a film, studios spend another dollar on marketing. How do you boil two hours into a two minute trailer?

October 2017


How to Freelance

25th October 2017, 1.00pm2.00pm

Founder and Editor-in-chief of Intern, Alec Dudson presents ten pieces of anecdotal wisdom from the magazine’s young contributors.

Making An Impact: Confidence and Credibility

31st October 2017, 4.00pm5.30pm

Be more in charge of the image you project personally and professionally and the “messages” you give out, in order to increase your impact and be taken more seriously.

How To Report Terror

7th November 2017, 4.00pm5.00pm

ITN News Editor, Richard Frediani, talks about his decision to broadcast graphic images of the men who killed soldier Lee Rigby.

Are careers in politics just for the bad guys?

14th November 2017, 4.00pm5.00pm

Three University of Leeds alumni discuss careers in media and politics and how to get ahead.

Career Mentoring Launch

15th November 2017, 1.00pm5.00pm

More details to follow...

Research Seminar: Peter Van Aelst - How do politicians use the media?

15th November 2017, 4.15pm5.30pm

How do individual politicians use the news media to reach their political goals?

Zen and the Art of Television Production

21st November 2017, 4.00pm5.00pm

Diane Myers is a Producer with over 25 years’ experience. She’ll give you an insider’s insight into the skills you need to make television programmes, which might also help you land your dream job in the industry.