BFI NETWORK funding finder

Find BFI NETWORK short film and early feature development funding opportunities for new UK writers, directors and producers.

BFI NETWORK offer short film funding, and feature treatment funding for fiction live action, animation or immersive projects. Funding for short film fiction projects is available directly from BFI NETWORK for filmmaking teams where the director is based in one of the English regions. 

For teams based in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales similar funding is available directly from our partner organisations working in these nations: Northern Ireland Screen, Short Circuit and Ffilm Cymru Wales.

BFI NETWORK funding for documentary is available to teams UK wide, through BFI Doc Society Fund.

If you’re unsure of your region, use the BFI Film Audience Network map. 

Short film funding

Early feature development funding