Film Exhibition Fund

Funding available

  • £1,000 - £10,000

Dates and deadlines

  • Applications Close: Monday 30 May 2022
  • Activity window: May 2022 - Dec 2022

The Film Exhibition Fund is provides support to independent exhibitors of all kinds, from pop-ups and community cinemas to regional film theatres.

Please note, the Film Exhibition Fund is now closed to applications for 2022.

The Fund operates periodically to support film exhibition in Scotland, with £1,000 – £10,000 funding towards exhibition costs. It is designed to help you engage audiences, promote British, independent, and international cultural cinema, and make your work accessible and open to all. Applications should align with some of Film Hub Scotland’s key strategic priorities: cultural engagement, developing young audiences (15-30), promoting inclusivity, and showcasing film heritage.

The fund recently closed on 30 May, 2022, with one prior deadline of 11 April, 2022 for all 2022 screening activity. All funded events must be delivered by 31 December, 2022.

Read about previous Film Exhibition Fund awards.

Film Hub Scotland welcomes collaborative approaches and partnership applications to this fund.

Remember, Film Hub Scotland hosts funding surgeries on Wednesday afternoons to discuss proposal ideas. You can find alternative funds, such as Pitch Pots for smaller projects, on our Funding page.

Return to the Funding page.