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BFI Major Programmes: Musicals

The BFI's blockbuster season for 2019 will celebrate Musicals - the Greatest Show on Film. From Scottish classics Brigadoon to Sunshine on Leith to cult favourites like Moulin Rouge and Rocky Horror, there are plenty of opportunities for Scottish cinemas to get involved and produce your own seasons and shows.

BFI Musicals season runs from October 2019 to January 2020.

Major Programmes support is open to all FAN members who want to take part in the season, via tiered funding programmes.

  1. Expressions of Interest (EOI) for National and Tourable project proposals between £12,000 - £30,000.   Status: CLOSED
  2. Expressions of Interest (EOI) for venue-based and regional project proposals between £2,500 - £12,000.  Status: OPEN (applications  close on Friday 2 August 2019) 
  3. Screening Support (up to £2,500)  for activity taking place between 1 October - 31 January.  Status: CLOSED (fund will open in September 2019)
Download Application Forms and Apply for Funding Here.

Films you can book

The season will be supported by The Independent Cinema Office (ICO) who will offer a booking menu of related titles at negotiated rates, available to book for film screenings taking place through to the end of January 2020.

The ICO touring package will be announced in Summer 2019.

For more information about ICO programmes contact  programming@independentcinemaoffice.org.uk

Find out more about the season


If you'd like to know more about BFI Blockbuster seasons get in touch at blockbuster@filmhubmidlands.org 


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