Guides & Resources for Exhibitors

Film Hub South West, and our partners across the BFI Film Audience Network, create guides and resources to help in lots of different areas: from developing young audiences to hosting dementia friendly screenings.

We also share workshop and event resources in this section so that even if you didn’t attend the workshop you can still check out the key points.

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Cinemas – keeping workers and customers safe during COVID-19

With support from the Government the UK Cinema Association has now published guidance on the safe operation of cinemas and mobile cinemas from 4 July as well as drive in and outdoor cinemas.

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Bullying and harassment prevention for the screen industries

Principles and guidance for tackling and preventing bullying and harassment in the screen industries commissioned by the BFI and supported by organisations across the UK.

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Black Lives Matter

On this page you will find resources from Inclusive Cinema to help you in understanding and working to support #BlackLivesMatter.

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Simple guide to comms during closure & working towards reopening

BFI FAN has created a document detailing some things that FAN members might want to think about in terms of communication with their audiences at this time.

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ICO Green Cinema Toolkit

The ICO's Green Cinema Toolkit is for anyone working in film exhibition, from small independent exhibitors to larger cinemas and multi-arts venues.

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FAN Guidance for Community Cinemas and Non Theatrical Exhibitors

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Relaunching Cinema – Content for Recovery

A list of over 450 titles being offered by distribution colleagues to help support the film slate in the coming weeks and months.

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Working safely during COVID-19 guidance for drive-in and other Outdoor Cinemas

Working safely during COVID-19 guidance for drive-in and other Outdoor Cinemas issued by the UK Cinema Association

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Developing Deaf Audiences

An Independent Cinema Office commissioned guide

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Inclusive Cinema

A toolkit for exhibitors focussed on inclusion

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Dementia Friendly Screenings

A cinema guide, produced in collaboration with Alzheimer's Society and UK Cinema Association

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Working with Young People

A collection of articles, links and research in to young audiences

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Working With Volunteers

A good practice guide by Film Hub South West

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For Filmmakers & Creatives

A handy resource to signpost filmmakers to different opportunities and strands of support

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More from Film Hub South West

BFI NETWORK South West x Untamed Stories: Press Reset Inclusion Panel

Events

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Film Hub Christmas meet-up

Events

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Film Hub Members’ Meet-Up: Focus on Online Screenings and Hybrid Event

This week we will be discussing the new FAN Film Exhibition Fund which will launch on Monday 17th August

Events

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Join our Team! Film Hub South West  Community Manager, Maternity Cover 

An exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual with a passion for film  exhibition to join our team

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