Create films, TV or new formats of storytelling
The BFI provides funding for film and TV development and production, which includes international co-productions and completion funding.Find out more
Progress my creative career and grow my business
If you are an emerging filmmaker, apply for funding to build skills and experience to stand out.Find out more
Bring film to a wider UK audience
We want to help film exhibitors and distributors show bold films to diverse audiences.Find out more
Funding and support for international activity
Promoting international engagement and collaboration with British filmmaking.Find out more
Apply for British certification and tax relief
Find out how to qualify your film, high-end television programme, animation programme, children’s television programme or video game as British.
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Inclusion in the film industry
Encouraging equality of opportunity and addressing under-representation in the screen industries.Find out more
Industry data and insights
Read free research data and market intelligence on the UK film industry and other screen sectors.
We publish the annual BFI Statistical Yearbook, and produce official statistics and bespoke research throughout the year.Explore data
Main image caption: Writer-director Deborah Haywood and crew on the set of Pin Cushion (2017).