17 August 11
Being a BAFTA in Wales member gives you exclusive access to a network of the great and good of the creative industries. Being connected with practitioners across the UK and the US presents you with the opportunity to play an active part in supporting the art forms of the moving image.
As a member, you’ll have the exciting opportunity to influence the outcome of our annual British Academy Cymru Awards, as we rely on your expertise to inform the voting and jury process.
You will also have access to our year-round programme of events, including preview screenings, masterclasses, Q&As as well as our Awards ceremony.
Some of the many highlights over the past 12 months for our members…
Gareth Edwards, the BAFTA-winning and Emmy-nominated visual effects wizard, shared his secrets with a sell-out audience following a preview of his feature debut Monsters;
World premiere of live action children's show, Tati's Hotel shown to an excited audience including special guests from The Joshua Foundation, a charity that helps create memorable experiences for children diagnosed with terminal cancer;
Preview screening with cast & crew of new Welsh feature film, Resistance – adapted from Owen Sheers’ debut novel. Sheers was joined on stage for a Q&A with actress, Sharon Morgan;
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2, The Guard, Horrid Henry: The Movie, Patagonia, Third Star, Mr Nice, Ironclad, Submarine, Baker Boys (TV), Black Swan, The Indian Doctor (TV) and Sherlock (TV) were a few of the many film and television preview screenings held for our members.
In addition to our events programme, you will also enjoy free access to a range of cinemas in Wales in order to keep up-to-date with the latest film releases.
The pursuit of excellence permeates throughout our charitable work; if you join BAFTA, you are integral to our success. We’re busy developing a diverse and packed programme of unique events for 2012 to help educate and inspire the industry and public alike. Whether as an audience member or participant, we hope to see more of you.