Funding

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Film Hub Scotland provides funding opportunities for film exhibition.

We support and invest in cinema exhibition in Scotland. If you’re showing films to audiences, either in-venue or online, or want to develop your team’s skills and expertise, we can help.

You can see our range of funding opportunities below.

Want to chat to our team one-on-one to discuss your idea or ask questions before submitting a proposal, please sign up to one of our funding surgeries, held on Wednesday afternoons.

Unsure which fund is right for you? Get in touch

Access Support for Funding Applications

Our access support for applicants is provided by TAPE Community Film and Music.

To get support, contact TAPE by telephone or by completing TAPE’s contact form.

Telephone: 01492 512 109

Contact form: send TAPE a message

TAPE is an award-winning community arts charity based in North Wales. Established in 2008, the charity has supported thousands of people of all ages, to explore and develop their creative ideas.

BFI FAN Film Exhibition Fund

After a year of challenges and changes for our members, we support cultural cinema activity in Scotland with the relaunch of the BFI FAN Film Exhibition Fund.

Bursary Awards

Support to develop your career in film. Apply for funding to cover training, travel or fees.

Pitch Pots

Micro-grants of up to £500 to cover cultural cinema activity, both online and in-person.

BFI Major Programmes: Japan

The BFI FAN Major Programmes team are now pleased to announce Japan 2021, a nationwide expanded season welcoming applications for programmes and events celebrating Japanese cinema.