What’s Your Favourite Film?

Do you have a favourite film? We visited Sparks movie makers on set to find out their movie recommendations. Check out their answers for some surprises and their tips on some must-watch classics!   What’s your favourite film and why? Join in the...
6 Fun Activities to Boost Visual Literacy

6 Fun Activities to Boost Visual Literacy

What is Visual Literacy? Visual literacy is the ability to read and write through images or visual information. This includes the ability to interpret information from images, and to communicate effectively using images too. As film makers, we work with moving images...
Summer Camps 2021: This Year’s Theme is…

Summer Camps 2021: This Year’s Theme is…

The Summer Shoots – our movie making summer camps – are almost here!  We’re so excited to work with lots of young movie makers this summer. In the summer camps, we help young movie makers to express their ideas and to create their own one-of-a-kind...
Join the 100s of Sparks Alumni in Our New Network

Join the 100s of Sparks Alumni in Our New Network

Introducing the Sparks Alumni Network… Now that Sparks has reached the grand old age of 11, we’ve realised that there are lots of young movie makers who joined in as children and have now grown up. Many of you, we know, are still making your own movies or...
5 Useful Acting for Camera Skills (from Stage)

5 Useful Acting for Camera Skills (from Stage)

Acting for Camera – How is it different? Acting for a camera, or screen acting, is very different from acting on a stage in front of a live audience. The nature of performing a character, delivering dialogue and conveying the action is all very similar, but...