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Pilgrim Street   Newcastle upon Tyne   NE1 6QG

Pop-Up Film School


Tyneside Cinema's Pop-Up Film School has returned!

Now located on Pilgrim Street, this creative space for playful adventures in filmmaking hosts fun filmmaking workshops and courses for people of all ages.


For children and young people


FILM BOOT CAMP (8-16 years)

Our hugely popular holiday workshops are a brilliant introduction to filmmaking for 8-16 years. Plan, shoot and edit short films in a number of different genres, then hold a world premiere for family and friends: 

MON 20 – FRI 24 JULY (8-10 years)

MON 27 – FRI 31 JULY (11-13 years)

MON 10 – FRI 14 AUGUST (14-16 years)

MON 17 – FRI 21 AUGUST (8-10 years)

Boot Camps run 10AM-3.30PM* and cost £150/£110 concessions. To find out more information or to make a booking, please contact our box office on 0845 217 9909 or email

*Please note our Pop Up Film Club allows you to drop off your child at 9.30AM and pick them up at 4PM at no extra cost.


Say ‘hello’ to the Pop-Up team and take a look behind the shop front to see what Pop-Up Film School has to offer: take a tour of the studio, watch some films, or try your hand at filmmaking with our green screen experience!

SAT 23 MAY, 10AM-4PM


Pop-Up Film School is also available to hire for parties, events , or even a company away-day where you can make and star in your own film – plus you can choose from our added extras to create the perfect event to suit your needs and budget.

If you'd like any more information, or have some questions about our Pop-Up Film School please contact