How To Get Film Work Without ExperienceFresh out of school/uni/a wildly different career? It’s hard getting onto the lower rungs of the film/TV ladder, and it can be difficult to know where to look for jobs. Well, worry no more, we have a near comprehensive list of jobsites, message boards and more.

The internet is an ever-changing place, so if you’ve got a recommended site, or one of these links is dead, please do let us know info@raindance.co.uk, or add your favourite job hunting site in the comments box below:

http://wanttoworkintelevision.com/useful-links-2/

Siubhan Richmond’s really useful website. Don’t know who Siubhan Richmond is? You will soon enough.

http://radarmusicvideos.com/home

Perfect for getting a directing gig on a music video

www.mandy.com

One of the main media job-posting boards

http://www.filmfold.com

Film job boards, festivals, screenplays,

http://www.productionhub.com

Profiles for production crews, locations, actors, etc

www.craigslist.co.uk

Lots of small, independent film individuals post on here, can be slightly dodgy, but also some real good genuine people and projects

www.gumtree.co.uk

Similar to Craigslist

http://www.film-tv.co.uk

For those with one year experience, but still pretty good

https://jobs.bbc.co.uk

Also offers work experience placements

https://shootingpeople.org

Independent filmmaker’s community. Plenty of free work.

http://www.ukscreenassociation.co.uk

Various film and television job vacancies, plus events, training.

http://www.britfilms.com/search

News, events, festivals (information for jobs)

http://www.filmmaking.com

Festivals, grants, jobs, equipment

http://www.screendaily.com

Film news, reviews jobs website, worldwide, but lots of jobs listed for London.

http://www.skillset.org

Advice on those wanting to start out in the (creative media) industry, jobs, courses.

http://www.swscreen.co.uk

Databases, funding, information, career listings, film festivals for the South West of England

http://www.judyfisher.co.uk

Media and arts recruitment

http://www.therunnersclub.co.uk

Runners!

http://www.kftv.com

Search engine for production companies, equipment, props, broadcasting,

http://www.broadcastnow.co.uk

Jobs, blogs, freelancing, technology

http://www.broadcastfreelancer.com

Freelance production jobs, career tools, news.

http://www.launchingfilms.tv/

Film Distributors’ Association, knowledge of more business-focused aspects of film, and includes job listings.

http://www.whitebook.co.uk

Database for television, film, media support services

http://www.productionbase.co.uk

Jobs for freelancers, and companies. Job board, requires registration.

http://www.artshub.co.uk/uk/

http://www.theknowledgeonline.com

Extensive tv, video, film contacts/listings

www.talentcircle.co.uk

Film and tv jobs, industry news

http://www.film4.com

A Film, TV and Video network based in the UK. We have lot’s of graduates and freelancers who apply for jobs or post resumes on our website (everything is free).

http://www.freelancevideocollective.com/

http://www.telestart.co.uk

Run by those in the television industry, for recent graduates and those new to the industry.

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