June 2017 (applications closed)

Film, Media or Video in your career direction? If so, we're inviting you to join us at the home of 'immersive, investigative and uncomfortable journalism': VICE London.

The Dots Portfolio Masterclass in Directing, Videography & Filmmaking will take place at VICE on June 28th 2017. There are 30 spaces available at this event.
Apply to join by Monday 19th June, 11:00pm>> Apply here
This event is supported by Squarespace, Shutterstock & MOO.

Apply to our masterclass with VICE, in our joint home of Shoreditch.

We're joining forces to give you the chance to meet and be mentored by experts in media and film.


The Dots Directing, Videography and Filmmaking Masterclass at VICE takes place on Wednesday 28th June 2017, 6.30-9.30pm.
This event will allow you to meet and connect with industry leaders, discuss projects/ideas and network with like-minded individuals. You could even land a dream job as industry mentors are often on the lookout for new minds to join their teams.
Strengthen your connections to industry and walk away with insights and advice to support your next steps.


10+ industry leaders, including Creative Directors from VICE and Rankin will act as Mentors for the evening - reviewing portfolios, sharing creative wisdom and providing sought-after insights.

Eloise King, Exec Producer VICE UK Digital Programming & Global Executive I-D, Amuse
Kevin Sutcliffe, SVP TV and Video Programming, VICELAND International
Yonni Usiskin, Executive Producer VICELAND
Tayo Yusuff, Shooting AP- VICE Media - Noisey
Alex Miller, Editor in Chief UK- VICE Media
Will Fairman, Showrunner/Director, VICE
William Nichols, Head of Content, The Firepit at Warner Music Group
Fabio Ardemagni, Head of On Air, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Jade Tomlin, Creative Director, Alpha Century
Paul Mortimore, Head of Production, Sky Creative
Chris Thomas, Freelance Director, (AMV BBDO + Flare Studios)
Leonie Knowles, Design Director, The Studio @ Mindshare
Nastia Orkina, Global Marketing Director, Nokia & Head of #unitefor Campaign


This event is ideal for anybody with a love for the world of Film, Video, Content and Media... especially those with a passion for Directing and Producing.
It's open to all, whether you're already working in the industry, currently studying or looking for that next big break.
Whatever your specialism, this is an event where you can network, improve and gain scope in the worlds of Film and Media.
No minimum or maximum experience level is required - these events are open to all to apply for.
For us, diversity is key, and we are calling for all with a talent and a dream to apply to our Portfolio Masterclass events.


There are 30 spaces at this event. (We have to keep numbers down to ensure everyone gets the most of out the events).
Your profile and portfolio of work on The Dots will be used as your application to join the Masterclass, so make sure it is on point with your most treasured work and is an honest representation of you and your work
Applying to join is completely free.
If you are one of the selected 30, you'll be sent a single-use ticket code.
Masterclass tickets cost £15.

This event is supported by Squarespace, Shutterstock & MOO.
You can bag some nifty discounts from our partners, lend your eyes here;
Squarespace = Get 10% off your new website, online store or custom domain, using code:THEDOTSPM (first purchase only)
Shutterstock = Apply a 10% discount to image purchases using the code:GET10
MOO = New customers can relish in a 15% discount on all print products, using the code:DOTS2017

Still unsure how the events roll out? Check below for a video and snaps from our Masterclasses at BBH and Google, or contact us at help@the-dots.com with any questions!

Team Credits

Project Tags


  • VICE


    • Publishing
  • Squarespace


    • Technology
  • MOO


    • Design & Creative
  • Shutterstock


    • Photography


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