Support for Film and Media

Film London is the strategic agency for film and media in London and supports the growth and development of film, TV, video, commercials, games and interactive media.

It carries out a range of activities to promote the London film and media industry and provides information about industry events and training.


Film London runs a range of funding schemes to support short and feature film projects, as well as showcasing innovative new filmmakers and artists’ films. Current funding schemes include support for:

  • Exhibitors to engage a broad and diverse audience.
  • New and emerging filmmakers.
  • New, single-screen works by artist filmmakers.
  • Early-career filmmakers.
  • Training, travel and accommodation bursaries for film exhibitors.

Filming in London

Film London provides a directory of locations, crews and facilities in and around London. Individuals and businesses working in film and media can apply to join the directory to promote their services.

Film London provides advice and support to help artists film in London. Guidance is available on a range of issues, including:

  • Permits.
  • Finding a location, studio or production space.
  • Tax relief.
  • Environmentally-friendly filming.
  • How to shoot safely.

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