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Apply for our AS Level Moving Image Arts course

The AS Level Moving Image Arts qualification is unique in the UK, giving students the opportunity to develop and refine their creative, technical and expressive skills as filmmakers and explore and analyse film styles and movements from around the world.  

Date added: 05/08/2020

BFI Academy 2020 - Apply Now!

There are still a few spaces left for this year’s Aberdeen BFI Film Academy and applicants are encouraged to get an application in by Sunday 4th October if they’d like to be considered for a place on this popular course.  

Date added: 04/08/2020

Shmu to launch Community TV platform

Shmu will soon realise a long-held ambition of establishing a Community TV platform. 

The project will offer residents in our target communities a new opportunity to express themselves about issues that they feel passionately about, and share them through live TV broadcasts.

Date added: 04/05/2020

BFI Film Academy 2019 - Apply Now!

Aged 16-19? Passionate about film? Want to work in the film industry? 

Applications are now open for our next BFI Film Academy in Aberdeen.  The course if open to young people aged 16-19 living in the Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire area.

Date added: 29/08/2019

BFI Film Academy 2018 - Apply Now!

Building on the success of the last four years, Station House Media Unit (shmu) is once again working in partnership with the British Film Institute (BFI), Creative Scotland, North East Scotland College and the Belmont Fimhouse to deliver Aberdeen’s fifth BFI Film Academy course - and recruitment is now open.

Date added: 27/08/2018

BFI Film Academy 2017 - Apply Now!

Building on the success of the last four years, Station House Media Unit (shmu) is once again working in partnership with the British Film Institute (BFI), North East Scotland College and the Belmont Fimhouse to deliver Aberdeen’s fourth BFI Film Academy course - and recruitment is now open. 

Date added: 01/09/2016

Casting call for shmuTV film

The team at shmuTV have been very busy indeed making a community safety film about auto theft.  The team are looking for young actors and actresses to audition for various roles within the film. 

The filmmakers are looking to cast the following roles:

Young people to be extras (12-18)

2 male actors / Offenders (aged 15 - 20)

Date added: 06/08/2014

June is the busiest month for shmuTV

Our brilliant team at shmu TV have been up to their eyebrows doing fantastic work with the Rights Respecting Schools pupil group, part of an initiative by UNICEF.  With the support and guidance from teachers at Riverbank primary in Tillydrone, the pupils have been challenged to make a video about the school’s many achievements, providing a visual evaluation for their project.

Date added: 13/06/2014

WWII film re-mastered for D-Day

Veterans are returning to Normandy today where the D-Day landings took place over 70 years ago to reflect and remember those who lost their lives. Lots of 70th anniversary commemorations are taking place all over the world and shmu have their own mark of respect by issuing re-mastered DVDs of their World War II documentary, filmed last year.

Date added: 06/06/2014

FestivalTV now online

We've now got all the videos from YTV's coverage of the Aberdeen International Youth Festival (AIYF) up on the shmu website, so take a look and set some time aside - there are a few hours' worth of clips now online.

Date added: 18/12/2013