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58th BFI London Film Festival announces events programme for filmmakers, industry leaders and business executives

The 58th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express announces today a refreshed industry events programme creating new opportunities for UK and international filmmakers and film professionals to share their knowledge and experiences, and push forward priorities for developing UK film creatively and commercially as set out in the BFI’s five-year plan Film Forever. 

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Abertoir horror festival plans Halloween invasion of Chapter Arts Centre

For the third year running, Abertoir, Wales' International Horror Festival, is uprooting from mid-Wales to take over Chapter Arts Centre's Halloween line-up. In keeping with Chapter's sci-fi theme this year, Abertoir has programmed a selection of scary treats for Halloween night. As part of the event Abertoir will present a selection of short films, a schlocky sci-fi classic, two Welsh premieres and host the ever-popular Bad Film Club.

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Over £600,000 investment to boost skills gaps in Wales’ Creative Media Industries

Key companies in the Creative Media Industries in Wales have come together with industry skills body Creative Skillset Cymru to co-invest over £300,000 to grow world-class industry skills and talent in Wales, and ensure continued innovation and jobs.

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