Principal Funders, Sponsors & Partners
The British Film Institute is the lead body for film in the UK with the ambition to create a flourishing film environment in which innovation, opportunity and creativity can thrive.
Arts Council England works to get great art to everyone by championing, developing and investing in artistic experiences that enrich people's lives.
ITV is the biggest commercial television network in the UK, broadcasting the most talked about television and digital content.
The industry body which supports skills and training for people and businesses in the UK creative media industries.
Department for International Trade work with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner.
KCA expand opportunities for people to use radio and contribute to the promotion of communications in Korea.
Halo is an award winning post production facility in the heart of Soho, specialising in all aspects of Film and Broadcast. The combination of experienced producers, creative talent and technical excellence make halo a uniquely adaptable, versatile and dependable post production partner.
Documentary Campus provide European documentary producers with tailored training and advice on how to develop their film ideas, unlock funding and reach a large international audience.
A world top-100 university renowned for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of their research-led learning and teaching.
Located in Munich, Germany, Arnold and Richter Cine Technik (A&R) was founded in 1917 and is the largest manufacturer of professional motion picture equipment in the world.
The Whicker’s World Foundation was created by Alan Whicker CBE to encourage the making of quality documentaries. It continues to use Alan’s legacy to further this vision.
A leading provider of digital media worldwide, creating and distributing a range of assets that help communicators around the globe tell their stories.
The Royal Film Commission - Jordan (RFC) was established with a vision to develop an internationally competitive Jordanian film industry.
The Production Talent Network work with a range of industry groups to spot, attract and retain the best talent.
The Northern Film School is one of the best known film and television schools in the UK, making innovative and award winning films for over 25 years.
The FilmLab: Palestine is a non-profit company that uses international models of public and private partnerships to effectively promote film art and film culture in Palestine.
The International Broadcasting Trust builds interest and support for global development on TV, on radio and online.
Creative Scotland is the public body that supports the arts, screen and creative industries across all parts of Scotland on behalf of everyone who lives, works or visits here.
Molinare is an award-winning Film and Broadcast post production facility and is one of the most respected and established names in the industry. Recent feature documentary work includes ‘The Confessions Of Thomas Quick’ and ‘Dark Horse.’
Chile Doc works to promote the Chilean documentary and strengthening its marketing, inside and outside the country.
The Grierson Trust is a registered charity that exists to promote documentary film making and to celebrate the work of John Grierson.
BU is home to over 18,000 students and almost 2,000 staff. They contribute over £1 million a day to the local economy, and their research has a global impact.
Curzon is known as a place to discover other worlds and cultures, or see a different perspective. It’s also a place where the drinks and conversation flow in equal measure, where cinema becomes a memorable experience for a broad range of people.
Just So is a hybrid creative and production agency working with premium and luxury brands, creating campaigns with cultural impact that move, entertain and stay with people.
Filmkontakt Nord is dedicated to the promotion of Nordic Shorts and documentaries internationally, strengthening the Nordic-international and professional network.
An internationally renowned car rental company offering services in over 4,000 locations across 105 countries worldwide.
The University of Hertfordshire is a university in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The university is based largely in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. Its antecedent institution, Hatfield Technical College, was founded in 1948 and was identified as one of 25 Colleges of Technology in the United Kingdom in 1959.
An international publishing company specialising in worldwide television and media business information.
A leading European digital content market featuring panels, workshops, keynotes and pitching sessions, capturing market trends and discovering the very finest of international digital, interactive and multiplatform creation.
DIAS_ is a digital design studio committed to positive change. They make digital goodness for like minded organisations and brands.
Off The Shelf is Sheffield's annual festival of words. It is one of the UK’s most popular and exciting events attracting some of the best known names in literature and the media.
Planning a trip to Sheffield? Take a look at Our Favourite Places, the Sheffield city guide with a creative heart.
Scottish Documentary Institute is an internationally recognised documentary research centre based at Edinburgh College of Art/University of Edinburgh specialising in documentary training, production and distribution.
Originally founded by Robert Redford in the mountains of Sundance, Utah, Sundance Institute has always provided a space for independent artists to explore their stories free from commercial and political pressures.
Über thinks its digital department may actually be made in binary. They eat, sleep and drink digital then regurgitate it into information the rest of us can understand.