Write for Us! Becoming a New Machine Contributor

Would you like to help us discover the next generation of great filmmakers?

Do you follow short films or the careers of emerging filmmakers? Are you attending the major film festivals regularly, including major Oscar and BAFTA qualifying short film festivals?  

If so, New Machine Magazine is looking for freelance writers like you!

We are a brand new multi-platform magazine that profiles and celebrates the next generation of screen talent. From profiles, Q&As to shorter articles, lists and social content, our new publication is looking for industry and writing expertise to grow our coverage. Read more about our editorial coverage here.

Writing assignments are paid, depending on length and time to produce, and there is the opportunity for media accreditation for certain major film festivals, where possible.

What do you say? Can you help us discover the next generation of filmmakers?

Send us an email to writers@newmachine.co, please include;

  • Why do you want to write about new filmmakers*?
  • Your experience and expertise in the film industry or attending film festivals. Tell us why you like to attend film festivals particularly short film festivals or short programs?
  • Writing sample(s), can be links to your work.
  • Where you live, just city, not your actual address!
  • Supporting information such as your Linkedin profile or personal website.

*By filmmakers we include the term broadly, not just directors, but writers, cinematographers, production designers, editors and actors. At New Machine Magazine, we firmly believe that filmmaking is a truly collaborative medium and all crafts should be included.