Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016 has announced a new focus, EIFF Works in Progress, a showcase event for UK films, supporting them in their ambitions to reach completion, festival selection or theatrical release.
Filmmakers from across the UK are invited to apply for bespoke training in film distribution and marketing with Film London's innovative Build Your Audience course. Previous graduates include Appropriate Behaviour, Nina Forever and A Syrian Love Story.
BAFTA is welcoming applications for 2016's Breakthrough Brits from film, TV and games. Up to 20 newcomers will take part in a year-long mentoring programme.
The British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) are expanding their voting pool and are inviting film industry professionals to register to take part.
Newcastle-based Crinkle Cut Pictures have announced a distribution deal with 10 Francs, Paris-based international film and TV producers and distributors, for the documentary WHERE THE BEE SUCKS…
Filmmaker Andy Jones of Newcastle-based collective Screenstation reports back on his recent visit to the iREP Festival in Nigeria
Random Acts North are looking for bold, daring and challenging short film ideas that will excite an audiences and make them think differently about the world.
This Creative Skillset High-end TV Levy-funded programme aims to step up senior HoD grades across scripted, factual and other broadcast media, into the role of TV Drama Producer.
The Channel 4 First Cut Pitch is looking for five new directors the chance to pitch at Sheffeld Doc/Fest with one winner receiving a commission from Channel 4 for their first 60 minute film.
The Screenwriters Lab which supports writers and writer/directors developing their first or second narrative feature film is open for applications.
Nespresso have launched a search for three innovative 9:16 films to be showcased at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
The British Film Institute (BFI) has launched the BFI Vision Awards 3, committing £2.5 million of Lottery funding to new and emerging UK film producers.