Axess is the UK’s only registered charity that is also a professional film company, working to help other charities.
BECTU is the independent union for those working in broadcasting, film, theatre, entertainment, leisure, interactive media and allied areas who are primarily based in the United Kingdom.
bfm is a media company that encompasses an entertainment magazine, international film festival, monthly film club and an IPTV Movie Channel launching in March 2007
An iniative to provide a focus for documentary in Bristol and South-West England, with screenings, events and seminars.
THE BRITISH DOCUMENTARY FOUNDATION
Funding body sponsored by Channel 4, offering burseries for projects, from shorts to features. They’re also launching a new documentary festival in Oxford in Summer 2006.
THE BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE
Promoting understanding and appreciation of Britain’s film and television heritage through education, festivals, publishing and distribution. The institute manages the National Film and Television Archive and runs the National Film Theatre and the bfi IMAX cinema in London.
Regional screen agency for the East Midlands whose aim is to place media at the heart of the cultural economy of the region.
Docspace is a distribution network of digitally equipped cinemas providing real opportunities for the screening of new films.
The new film office for Birmingham, supporting and developing the film and television industry in the city.
Regional screen agency for the London area supporting the growth and development of all the screen industries based in the capital – film, television, video, commercials and new interactive media.
Trade organisation for the content industries, including libraries and researchers. Its website has a great Footage Finder service, as well as a Researcher Finder too.
East London-based resource and training centre specialising in film and photography. They provide state of the art equipment and facilities.
THE INDEPENDENT CINEMA OFFICE
The ICO is a national organisation that aims to develop and support independent film exhibition throughout the UK.
ONE WORLD BROADCASTING TRUST
Promoting understanding between developing and developed countries of the world through the effective use of media.
NORTHERN FILM AND MEDIA
Regional screen agency for the North Eastwhose job is to encourage more people to watch and make independent films.
NORTH WEST VISION
Regional screen agency for the North West of England. Over the last three years they have been busy behind the scenes, supporting, funding and promoting TV and film production in the Northwest.
The financial impetus for the project came through the learning & Skills Council Centre of Vocational Excellence Initiative, which has provided support both regionally and nationally.
Regional screen agency for East Anglia and the surrounding areas. They are dedicated to developing, supporting and promoting the film and media industries and culture in the East of England.
Regional screen agency for the South of England, stretching from Kent to Oxford.
SCREEN WEST MIDLANDS
Screen West Midlands’ mission is to create a thriving screen media industry in Midlands. Aiming to support, promote and develop the screen media industry through areas such as production, education, exhibition, archive and skills development.
Based in Leeds, Screen Yorkshire is the regional screen agency – the gateway to the best in film, broadcast and digital media in the Yorkshire and Humber region. They are responsible for inspiring, promoting and supporting a successful long-term film and media sector for the region.
Skillset is the Sector Skills Council for the Audio Visual Industries (broadcast, film, video, interactive media and photo imaging).
SOUTH WEST SCREEN
South West Screen is the funding and support agency for the cultural and economic development of film, television and digital media in South West England.
The only online service specialising in helping newcomers break into TV and film. Post your CV and hundreds of programme makers will see your potential. They have over 1300 producers registered with them.
UK FILM COUNCIL
The government agency for film in the UK, distributing government and lottery funding centrally and via the BFI, Skillset, First Light and the regional screen agencies.
Free employment advice to those who work in the UK Film and TV industries, supported by Women in Film and Television and the UK Film Council.