17th Sep Freeze Frame Take Two

The second workshop took place this evening (against all odds!) and the ideas for events were pouring out. We have a lot of really different ideas, it’s truly amazing how many possibilities can come out of one brief! The groups have decided to take more time to decide what films to show and where. It allows a more economical look at the event as they will be able to research the costs of film licenses and work out whether the venues suggested are usable.

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8th Sep Hot Tap Supports ShortCUTS Dundee

Popcorn from ShortCUTs pilot

Back in 2012 we ran the pilot phase of ShortCUTS, a film­making project for 16­25 year olds in Dundee, in association with somewhereto_.  The resulting films by first­-time film­makers were screened to a packed audience and went on to be selected for major festival screenings Deep Fried Film Festival, and the Glasgow Film Festival. The project was managed on the ground by a team of somewhereto_ volunteers, including Claire Dufour, Lauren McCorkindale, Stephen Grant and Dylan Drummond. Now, the dream team are back to deliver ShortCUTS Dundee 2014 – this time under the helm of By Ricochet, the events company set up by Claire Dufour after her experience of managing ShortCUTS pilot!

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23rd Jun Job Vacancy: Community Co-ordinator at Hot Tap Media

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Want to work for Glasgow’s ‘Best Microbusiness Employer of the Year’, with a 4-day week, creative, fun work environment, and revenue shares? Well here’s your chance – we’re hiring! We’re looking for a recent graduate with a passion for digital media, digital and physical communities, and independent film and TV to join us at Hot Tap Media. If you’d like to work with us to help bring people together and enjoy great content, then this could be the job for you.

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