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



Guest speaker - Local Filmmaker Darren Power of Irishshadow Productions will share his knowledge with us on 10 March 2015

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER the date is now 17th Mar (was 18 Nov, then 24 Feb,) with guest speaker Philip Bloom NON MEMBERS can reserve tickets by emailing our club secretary and payment in cash of £10 is required at the door on the night, but your place must be pre-booked. Refreshments of tea/coffee and biscuits are included. We look forward to seeing you.


Practical challenge - members practiced with various bits of kit to capture scenes from well known films

Staines Inter-club competition - three members attended on Friday 27 Feb 2015.

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