Funding

Cultural cinema is for everyone, everywhere.

Explore the range of funding available for Film Hub Members below to support the objectives of the Film Hub South West, and the BFI 2022 Strategy, to invite and inspire audiences across the region to understand and enjoy the past, present and future of cinema in all its forms.

Short Sounds Film Festival

Current Funding Opportunities for Film Hub Members

Japan 2021

A UK-wide season of Japanese cinema, from early silents to contemporary innovation, and everything in between. Led by BFI in partnership with BFI FAN.

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News Directions

New Directions is a programme supporting archive film events which retrace the historic steps that have brought the UK to its current political and cultural crossroads.

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FAN Film Exhibition Fund

This fund is currently open for applications. Please have a look at the application process ahead of time.

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Rolling Audience Development Pitch Pot

Apply to this rolling fund between £100 – £2,000 to access support towards cultural film events and audience development and engagement activity, online or in-venue, between now and March 2022.

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Cinema Incentive Scheme 2021

The scheme aims to encourage member venues to take more risks within their annual programme, to increase opportunities for diverse audiences to experience a broader range of cinema beyond the mainstream and to develop the UK market for a wider range of film.

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Meet the speakers for Reframing Film at Cinema Rediscovered

Ahead of our industry events at Cinema Rediscovered, we introduce some of the most distinctive voices in film curation and archiving who are joining us for discussions, talks, and presentations in July 2021.

News

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Japan 2021

A UK-wide season of Japanese cinema, from early silents to contemporary innovation, and everything in between. Led by BFI in partnership with BFI FAN.

Funding

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Encounters – Touring Programme

Encounters has a new monthly cinema programme presenting curated selections of UK and international short films from the Encounters Film Festival archive. Currently available to book

Films

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Cinema Rediscovered on Tour (Aug – Oct 2021)

Booking now: a selection of restorations and rediscoveries from Cinema Rediscovered's 5th edition

Films

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