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Filmbankmedia Innovation Fund 2019 - Applications Closed

Electric Theatre Cinema (2016 Recipient)

Electric Theatre Cinema (2016 Recipient)

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR FILM SOCIETIES AND COMMUNITY CINEMAS

The Innovation Fund aims to encourage film societies and community cinemas to deliver initiatives that secure the growth of their organisation and to make a real impact within their community through the medium of film.

The Innovation Fund can be used to launch projects such as special film screenings for senior or youth groups, film workshops, marketing initiatives or educational programmes in local schools and more.

£3,000 for the first recipient and £2,000 for the second recipient.

WHO CAN APPLY?

Any film society or community cinema registered in the UK can apply. Your organisation should demonstrate a commitment to screening a diverse range of programming from Hollywood, independent and foreign distributors.

HOW TO APPLY?

Applications for the Innovation Fund are now closed.

A panel of independent judges will review each application and determine the first and second recipients of the Innovation Fund. The funds will be awarded at the Cinema for All Conference on 20th-22nd September 2019. Four complementary tickets will be provided to each recipient.

SOME KEY DATES

• All applications must be submitted by 31st July 2019
• The recipients will be notified by 8th September 2019
• The funds will be awarded at the Cinema for All Conference on 21st September 2019
• Your project must be completed before 1st September 2020

Entry Requirements and Terms & Conditions

Find out more information on entry requirements, how to apply and terms and conditions of the Innovation Fund.

Filmbankmedia Innovation Fund Past Recipients

Discover the success stories of the past recipients of the Filmbankmedia Innovation Fund.