BFI DOC SOCIETY FUND
The BFI Doc Society Fund supports and nurtures independent non-fiction film and immersive projects by UK filmmakers, prioritising expansive, director-led storytelling.
FILM HUB NORTH TALENT MIXER
6.00pm - 8.00pm on Thursday 21 September @ HOME, Manchester
BFI Doc Society Luke Moody will be joining Film Hub North for a filmmaker mixer in Manchester. These free and informal, conversational meet-ups are a great opportunity for creatives to connect with the growing community of local film folk, share stories and meet future collaborators. Sign up here
BOLTON FILM FESTIVAL FILMMAKER ROUNDTABLE
4.50pm - 5.50pm on Thursday 5 October @ Kudos Cinema, Bolton
Filmmakers of the North! We will be co-hosting a roundtable with Film Hub North for up to 20 filmmakers at the Bolton International Film Festival. If you’d like to join to find out about National Lottery funds for fiction and documentary alike, sign up here.
FOLKESTONE DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL INDUSTRY AFTERNOON
12:00pm - 5.45pm on Friday 20 October @ Glassworks, Folkestone
We’ve teamed up with the Folkestone Documentary Festival, Screen South and BFI NETWORK South East for an afternoon of panels, round tables with experienced filmmakers and decision-makers (Sky Docs, NETFLIX Doc Talent Fund, BFI NETWORK, Guardian Docs, Screen South) - and friendly networking. We'll be in conversation with filmmakers Andrew Kotting, Jessi Gutch, Andy Mundy-Castle and Ella Glendining about creating stand out documentary shorts, features, and immersive/VR projects. This is a day long event open to all but registration is essential.
For the full schedule of activity and to register, please visit the Folkestone Documentary Festival website here.