Media Partners | Contributors | Advertise | Contact | Log in | Tuesday 20 November 2018
183,038 SUBSCRIBERS
Media Hub

Conditions of being a Film Maker

Hi there! Thanks for applying to be a film maker for The National Student – marvellous job! Before you flick right to the end of the programme to see what you could get when you become a 5*-er (don’t worry, you’ll get there), we have a few things you need to check prior to committing to us.

Initial Conditions

You must have active social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter & Instagram)

You must be able and willing to create videos for us to be used on the site, on social media channels and alongside The National Student content (that’s why you’re here)

You must commit to 1 catch-up (Skype chat / Facebook messenger chat) a month

01

Lights, Camera, Action(1 month to fulfil the below)


What you need to do:

  • Create a full profile on The National Student
  • Submit a sample video reflective of your style
  • Accept member invite to the contributors’ group
  • Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and subscribe to our YouTube

WINS

What you'll get:

Entry into The National Student Film Makers’ Programme

Shout out on The National Student social media channels

02

Take One


What you need to do:

  • 3 published videos on The National Student
  • At least 1 illustration produced to fit a set brief from The National Student
  • Be a Social Sharer & Top Tagger

WINS

What you'll get:

We’ll say how awesome you are and give a recommendation on LinkedIn

Videos shared alongside The National Student articles

Videos shared on The National Student social media channels

03

#FilmIcon


What you need to do:

  • 5 published videos on The National Student
  • Be a Social Sharer & Top Tagger

WINS

What you'll get:

Get more recommendations from The National Student staff on LinkedIn

Can act as The National Student’s film maker for specific content briefs

Get a personal interview filmed and shared on The National Student about your style and inspirations from the Film editors at The National Student

04

The Director’s Chair


What you need to do:

  • 10 published videos on The National Student
  • Be a Social Sharer & Top Tagger

WINS

What you'll get:

Get a personal recommendation from The Big Cheese at The National Student (James Thornhill – and yeah that is his actual job title) on LinkedIn

Recommended by The National Student for work experience at media outlets

Can act as a film maker for The National Student for specific content briefs

Can act as a film maker for The National Student for PR events press screenings and interviews

Can act as a film maker for The National Student at gigs and music festivals

05

That’s A Wrap


What you need to do:

  • 15 published videos on The National Student
  • Be a Social Sharer & Top Tagger

WINS

What you'll get:

Official reference from The National Student

Recommended by The National Student for work experience at media outlets

Advice and mentoring from professional film makers

Can act as The National Student’s film maker for PR events press screenings and interviews in the UK and abroad

Can act as The National Student’s film maker at gigs and music festivals in the UK and abroad

Can apply to be a judge for video entry competitions

That’s about it really... Well done again – the next round’s on us.

To sign up, click here.


Send me a message at lucy.miller@bigchoicegroup.com or on Facebook if you need any more info / just fancy a chat. Remember there’s no such thing as a stupid question.

You could even pick up the phone if you want and call me on (0)207 840 2968 (568).
Let’s get The National Student trending.

Lucy

© 2018 TheNationalStudent.com is a website of BigChoice Group Limited | 10-12 The Circle, Queen Elizabeth Street, London, SE1 2JE | registered in England No 6842641 VAT # 971692974