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A Night of Entertainment and Networking for Filmmakers

Wed 18 Sep 2019
17:30 - 20:30
The Lido, Worthing

About the event

You are cordially invited to the best networking event for filmmakers in the South, Late night at the Lido.

Inspired by the passion of film, highlighting our local talent and beautiful scenery, we’re rolling out the red carpet for an opening night to remember...

In light of our partnership with Adur and Worthing Councils to bring all type of productions to the area, we’re inviting industry experts, rising talent and film-enthusiasts front row seats to our show-stopping event. Filmmakers of all abilities are welcome to come along and speak with an amazing community of industry experts. This will be a night of entertainment and networking, highlighting our county’s precedence in the filmmaking community.

West Sussex is home to well-experienced crew, cast and suppliers for the film industry. Come along to hear from the key industry experts who'll be available to answer any questions and give valuable advice.

As well as being a hub of industry experts, West Sussex is home to diverse locations for film shoots from picturesque beaches, traditional seaside towns and industrial scenes –the recent motion picture Stan and Ollie was filmed in Worthing Lido. We are proud to be a part of this bustling film community, and during this event we hope you will see why.

The schedule of the evening will go as follows:

* Lights, Camera, ACTION! A red-carpet entrance will lead up to the Lido, lined with paparazzi and finishing with a meet and great with Stan and Ollie.

* There will then be a chance for networking with free drinks and nibbles provided.

* Get a free ride on the Worthing Big Wheel next to the venue (limited tickets available)

* As an ode to classic cinema, Charlie Chaplin will be our compere for the evening, accompanied by live music all night long!

* Enjoy a performance by Stan and Ollie.

* Hear from a star-studded accolade of speakers and get your burning questions answered.

* Finally, guests will be treated to a Peaky Blinders stunt act to mark the return of Thomas Shelby to our screens!

If you’re always looking for the next best thing and to expand your horizons, make sure you come along for a night to remember! Talk to us about your plans and how we can save you time and money when planning your next film.

This event is a huge milestone in the South of England’s film calendar, come along to network with rising talent and industry experts. The event will be held at Worthing Lido on the 11th September, 6.30-9.30pm.

If you would like to register for this event, or would like more information, please get in touch today.

Hope to see you there!

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About the hosts

The Sussex Film Office is the first port of call for productions considering filming in the region. We offer a dual role of promoting Sussex as a film friendly county and we provide production support to feature films, TV programmes, commercials, corporates, music videos and photo shoots. Whether your production is big or small we act as a single point of contact to help your project run smoothly. Our FREE production support service includes: • Finding suitable locations, unit bases and production offices • Sourcing talent, crew, actors, models and extras • Locating film kit, props, costumes and vehicles • Verifying and recommending suppliers and services • Obtaining permits and permissions • Arranging road closures and traffic control • Coordinating logistics and booking accommodation • Negotiating on your behalf to help your budget go further • Providing insight and local knowledgeFor more details please visit our website or email