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Film London Microwave Training And Funding Program Aims For Diversity

Shadow and Act By Sergio | Shadow and Act June 3, 2014 at 1:39PM

Film London Microwave film traing and funding program intends to make diversity a top priority this year
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Film London Microwave

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.

 h/t Nadia Denton

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