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Arts Council England renews funding for FLAMIN

We are delighted to announce that Arts Council England have awarded Film London Artists' Moving Image Network £1.3m of funding as part of its 2018-22 National Portfolio, a four-year partnership which ensures the continued delivery of our support for artists working in the moving image.
Date posted: 27.06.2017

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2017 Shortlist announced for 10th Film London Jarman Award

The shortlist for this year's Jarman Award has been announced, with six of the most exciting names working with artist's moving image today on the list. Find out who made the cut and will have the chance to win the £10,000 award in November 2017.
Date posted: 26.06.2017

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Film London alumni enjoy a heatwave

The temperatures are soaring this week, and even hotter are the swathe of recent festival screenings from Film London alumni. Find out what our filmmakers have been up to this summer.
Date posted: 20.06.2017

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Smashed avocado: a journey from shorts to features from Spaceship’s Alex Taylor

Alex Taylor, an alumni of our London Calling short film scheme, recently released his first feature film, Spaceship, and tells us about his journey from Murder Mile to red carpet.
Date posted: 19.06.2017

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Film London CEO awarded an OBE in Queen's Birthday Honours list

Adrian Wootton, CEO of Film London and the British Film Commission, has been awarded an OBE for his services to film. Find out more about his lifelong career in the film industry, which spans exhibition, programming, curation, festival management and lecturing.
Date posted: 19.06.2017

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London Calling short film scheme opens for applications with new support for BAME filmmakers

Our short film scheme London Calling and London Calling Plus are now open for applications from filmmakers based in the capital, with seven of this year's awards specifically for BAME writers and directors. Find out more about the schemes, who they support and how to apply.
Date posted: 13.06.2017

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Film London alumni buckle up for EIFF

Edinburgh International Film Festival celebrates its 70th anniversary this year, with a diverse and exciting programme that includes several features and shorts from Film London alumni.
Date posted: 12.06.2017

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Wonder Woman, The Mummy and a bare-knuckle fighter: London on screen

This month we are whirling our golden lassos in the air with joy, with some incredible London-shot blockbusters and indies launching on the silver screen.
Date posted: 05.06.2017

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Lara Croft, synchronised swimming and cocaine: what’s shooting in London

Summer’s here, and the time is right for filming in the street – this month a swathe of new film and TV productions are cutting a dash in London’s streets and studios. Find out what's shooting right now.
Date posted: 02.06.2017