Producer development opportunity

We’re looking for the next generation of producers,

based in the North of England. 

One selected producer will receive:

  • £500 funding towards a short film they are attached to as lead producer

  • Development and executive producer support on their film

  • Supervision of a talent development plan, to identify any skills gaps and set future goals

  • Mentoring outside of their project to hit key goals in their development plan as required

Applicants must fulfil the following criteria:

  • Over 18 years old

  • Not in full time education

  • A UK resident

  • Based full time in the North of England

  • Actively seeking funding for a short film they are attached to as lead producer

Applicants must be able to demonstrate previous production or producing responsibilities in at least one of the following areas:

  • Film (including low budget and student)

  • Theatre

  • Television (including factual and commercials)

We are keen to hear from producers who are underrepresented in the film industry.

Applications have now closed. We will be in touch with applicants by the end of May. Those shortlisted will be contacted for informal interviews, which will take place in Sheffield, Manchester and via video call at the beginning of June.

No other opportunities are currently available and all information will be in the application.