Welcome to Reading Film and Video Makers


Whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced filmmaker, Reading Film & Video Makers exists to bring like-minded individuals just like you, together to share knowledge, have fun and explore the fascinating world of filmmaking - from script to screen and all the fun bits in between.

Filmmaking is a creative art form which attracts all ages of men and women. It’s a rewarding means of expression making a family or holiday record; creating documentaries, fictional drama, special interest features, musical videos or for screening on YouTube. What do we get up to at the RFVM? All sorts really.

The film below gives an insight to our range of activities

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In a rapidly changing complex technological multimedia world, where can you get help and advice? Simple, Reading Film & Video Makers!

We meet every Tuesday evening from 8 – 10pm from September to May in Caversham to share knowledge, listen to experts, take part in competitions and learn from each other. In the summer months we work together to make films. Members live in Reading, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell, Ascot, and Twyford in Berkshire.

At less than £1.52p a week membership subscription including tea coffee and biscuits it makes being a member a no brainer!

Marije with clapperboard while Andy and Karen study the script and Mark adjusts his camera during a club night practical exercise in April 2013



Tuesday Pub meet ups at the Grosvenor will be announced shortly. Summer projects will hopefully be progressed before the new season starts.

New season starts 16th Sept 2014 our usual Introduction to filming 6-week course

Special guest speaker one provisional date is 18th Nov with guest speaker Philip Bloom with an entrance fee being charged. The date is provisional as he may have to work away for that week, and he cannot be expected to return for a one night event, so it might be moved.


Fund raising social - a good turnout at Anne and John's garden on 15 July

Reading School summer concert David and Tony filmed the musical performance in the big school on 14 July.

Twyford Play filmed David, Mark, David and Tony filmed a very amusing comedy on 16th May.

The AGM re-elected the chair and committee members with 2 new additions for the new season. Some poetry films were screened also a BIAFF 2014 film

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