Watershed

Opportunities

Here you will find a diverse range of opportunities - such as professional development schemes, kids' workshops and screenings, artist residencies, filmmaking competitions and stuff for schools - and information on how to get more involved with us and our partners.

We are always open to new ideas and collaborations so do get in touch with Hannah Higginson, our Engagement Projects Producer, if you are interested in having a chat. Hannah works with a wide variety of people to coordinate a diverse range of projects that enable audiences to discover, connect and be creative at Watershed.

Current Opportunities

What We Offer

Families

Enjoy the magic of film with your family at Watershed through our specialist screenings, tailored festivals and diverse workshops.

Creative Development

Are you interested in developing your creativity? Watershed offers a programme of activities that will foster your skills, expertise and talent.

Schools

At Watershed we work with schools and partner organisations to enable young people to experience, appreciate and produce film so they can engage in our digital world.

Call for Entries

Do you want to get your work seen? Submit your films to one of Watershed’s competitions or festivals such as Encounters, DepicT! and Electric December

Volunteering

Festivals such as Encounters International Film Festival, Wildscreen and Afrika Eye rely on the help of volunteers. Whenever there are opportunities to volunteer for these and other specific Watershed projects details will be listed here

Commissions/Residencies

We offer support for research and development of new ideas using creative technologies through our artists residencies and development programmes

DShed

View a selection of creative work produced by Watershed, which use digital technologies to explore your creative potential and tell your stories