The micro budget funding and production training initiative, the Film
London Microwave program, which
is sponsored by the BFI and BBC Films has announced that they are now accepting applications
for this year’s program.
According to Film London, “backing diversity like never
before, and aiming to reflect the city’s population, the scheme aims to long
list at least 50% filmmakers from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds.“
The program will not only just fund films, but will also offer, training through production, as well as distribution support for
projects that are greenlit for production.
The program will offer promising filmmakers development
support and funding for production and distribution of film projects.
The deadline for applications is July 30th.
You can learn more about it and download guidelines
and applications forms HERE.