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27 Sep 2022

Filmmakers' Shindig (September 27)

Bristol, United Kingdom

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Tuesday 27 September, 2022

The guest keynote will begin at 6.00pm in the Square Works Presentation Space, 17-18 Berkeley Square.

Entertainment and networking will begin at 8pm in the Square Club bar, a few doors down at 15 Berkeley Square.


£9.00 - £1.00


Square Works / Square Club

17-18 Berkeley Square

United Kingdom

Ticket type Price
Keynote, Entertainment & Networking (6pm, Square Works ) £9.00
Sale ends 27 Sep 2022
Entertainment & Networking (8.00pm, Square Club ) £4.50
Sale ends 27 Sep 2022
Square Members (Keynote, entertainment &networking, 6pm, Square Works ) £1.00
Sale ends 27 Sep 2022

Probably the most inspiring little film night in the world. Join us in Bristol for an evening of learning, stimulation, collaboration, entertainment and general filmmaking joy!

This is an exclusive opportunity to:

  • Hear a guest keynote followed by Q&A from Matthew Graham, details below.
  • Watch a compelling short film by a talented newcomer.
  • Enjoy food and drink in the gorgeous Square Club bar.
  • Network with other attendees and share ideas for upcoming projects.
  • Enjoy live entertainment from Bristol's vibrant music scene.

The CAHOOTIFY Shindig is your chance to get inspired and get involved! We want to encourage you to make your film projects happen, with this opportunity to hear from professionals who have been there and done it already.

Line Up

Matthew Graham
  • Speaker
  • A Writer's Transition

    How to go from being a UK screenwriter to a US-style showrunner.

    Marie Ann Morrell
  • Filmmaker
  • Producer of this month's featured short film 'Buzz Buzz Buzz'!

    Sam Thorp
  • Performer
  • Sam Thorp will be performing original music, sweet sounds from her Ukulele.

    Abigail Martin

    Former Community Manager at Cahootify, screenwriter with several scripts in my portfolio, huge Life on Mars fan.

    Aggie Nyagari

    I'm a Kenyan director, editer, producer, writer, and web-content creator living in Bristol, UK. My main passion is in directing. I have worked on numerous TV shows, films and talk shows. A great team player and problem solver too!

    Andrew Fletcher

    I am a freelance actor who is new to Bristol, looking to network with other creatives. I have expirence in feature film, commercials and radio

    • Actor i
    • Voice Actor
    • Seeking
    • Actor
    • Short Films
    • Director
    • Writer
    • Filmmaker
    • Agent

    Ed Rice Unpublished

    I'm a screenwriter with two comedy-drama pilots & series outlines completed whilst on the Scriptwriting MA at Bath Spa uni (graduated 2021). Potentially looking for co-writers for future work, to share in the joy and the agony.

    • Seeking
    • Co-Writer
    • Script Editor
    • Development Producer
    • Script Reader
    • Development Assistant

    Evan Preston

    Evan Preston is a writer & director. Themes of Duality and mortality appear in his films, often including supernatural aspects. Evan aims to make films that entertain but also provoke conversations and subvert expectations.

    Evelyn Bonella

    Hi filmmakers I’m Evelyn Bonella an actor 26-33 years Passionate chestnut haired beauty with a cool intellect & keeper of secrets type. Participant of the judging panel for Bafta featured in Jumpcut Online Film Magazine

    Georgia Redman Unpublished

    Harry Marshall Unpublished

    Jamie Hawkins

    As an independent musician with a plethora of music videos (and now a short film) under my belt, I'm looking forward to mixing with like minded people for collaboration and the sharing of knowledge. Every day is a school day after all....

    Jason Parker

    I'm writer and director with a healthy catalogue of short films under my belt. I'm now focusing my attention on feature films, and looking to connect with indie-producers and other filmmakers, in order to bring our ideas to life.

    Michael McCall

    Business Development here at Cahootify with some fun Bristol-based business projects in the works! Always looking for new people to work with!

    Olivia Workman Unpublished

    I’ve just started a Masters in Italian Translation at UoB, I am passionate about film (making it and talking about it!) but have zero professional experience in the film industry. I’m very keen to gain any experience I can!

    • Seeking
    • Film Production
    • Co-creator
    • Documentary Maker
    • Producer
    • Filmmaker
    • Co-director
    • Researcher
    • Translator
    • Tutor
    • Academic
    • AD Runner

    Pete Francomb

    Cahootify Co-founder. I want to help you make your projects happen.