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Programming with archives: A guide to The Box’s South West moving image collection

Posted on 19 May 2021

The Box is Plymouth’s major archive collection - readily available for Film Hub South West Members to access. Find out how you can develop audience facing archival programmes.

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Introducing the South West’s latest BFI NETWORK funded film projects

Posted on 17 May 2021

Following BFI NETWORK's Autumn 2020 call for applications for Short Film and Early Development funding, we are pleased to introduce the selected projects from the South West - and the teams behind them.

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BFI NETWORK Film Funding Reopens for 2021!

Posted on 26 Apr 2021

We are thrilled to announce that BFI NETWORK Film Funding has reopened for applications for filmmakers based in the South West of England!  BFI NETWORK supports, develops, and champions new filmmakers looking to kick-start their career.

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Bristol’s March Festival of Black Women’s Film is Back!

Posted on 5 Mar 2021

FLY! runs from the 5th until the 21st of March, connecting filmmakers, artists, academics, and audiences across the South West with black women filmmakers and their histories from Britain and around the globe. 

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Streaming for the Community – We ask YourScreen how they’ve taken South West Cinemas Virtual

Posted on 11 Feb 2021

The team behind Cheltenham International Film Festival has set up virtual cinema YourScreen since the festival suspended in-person activity. We talk to them about building a place for film clubs, societies, communities and independent cinemas into their online offering.

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NETFLIX Documentary Talent Fund – BFI NETWORK Answers Your Questions

Posted on 21 Jan 2021

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Over £2m Invested in Independent Cinemas in the South West

Posted on 22 Dec 2020

Report on 2020 Culture Recovery Fund, administered by the BFI and Department for Media, Culture and Sport and its impact on independent cinemas in the South West, 13 Film Hub South West members have been supported by the BFI Cultural Recovery Fund receiving a share of £2.3 Million

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FAN Film Exhibition Awards Announced

Posted on 14 Dec 2020

19 film exhibitors across the South West region have received awards to boost cultural programming and activities to engage diverse audiences as lockdown restrictions ease.

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