If you're looking for work in the film industry then one of the best places to start are filmmaker job sites and databases. In this blog we put together a comprehensive list of UK and US film job websites.
You can also go down the route of preemptively emailing and calling film production companies and letting them know that you're interested in working for them and asking if they have any vacant positions. If that strategy sounds interesting to you then take a look at this blog with a list of 600+ London film production companies.
Facebook groups are also still a great place to find work especially if you're a freelancer looking to get jobs on smaller projects. We recently put together a couple of lists of useful Facebook groups which you can check out below:
Below you can find a full list of film related job sites divided into a variety of categories.
Film Job Databases
Facebook is still a really great place to find work. Take a look at the range of filmmaker facebook groups below focused around finding jobs in film production:
Free World Wide
Free Job Newsletter
As we mentioned before you can take a look at some of our other resources for building a film career below:
Feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or suggestions - we'd love to hear from you!
If you are looking to find work as a freelancer in the film industry and would like some more guidance and help, then take a look at this Udemy course which goes through a detailed client acquisition strategy. The course outlines three separate strategies for finding steady work as a freelancer without using any paid advertising or social media promotion.
We also offer a series of courses on funding and distributing your film online which you can browse using the links below:
Feature Film Funding and Distribution Course - 14+ hours of video tutorials will guide you through the entire process of funding and distributing your film. It will go through a variety of methods and strategies including crowdfunding, private investors, product placement, online distribution, cinema releases and much, much more!
Feature Film Producing Course - 4+ hours of video tutorials teaching you how to fund and distribute a feature film with a budget between 50–500k.
Film Crowdfunding Course - 4+ hours of video tutorial teaching you how to prepare for, launch and market a film crowdfunding campaign.
Online Film Distribution Course - 4+ hours of video tutorials teaching you how to self-distribute a feature film online.
Finally, you can also take a look at our upcoming online and in-person London-based events here.