Apply to FLAMIN Productions

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FLAMIN Productions is currently open for applications.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 1st December 2021

Part of Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network (FLAMIN), FLAMIN Productions aims to support the most exciting, innovative and challenging moving image projects with development, production finance and bespoke mentoring opportunities.

FLAMIN Productions is the only scheme of its kind in the UK. It commissions new, important and substantial moving image artworks that are ambitious in premise and duration, with an emphasis on projects that have strong potential for national and international exhibition and distribution.

FLAMIN Productions will be investing production funding through awards of £30,000 each for up to three projects.

Jasmina Cibic, The Gift (2021), video still. Courtesy of the artist, Espace Niemeyer, macLYON and steirischer herbst ‘19. Commissioned through FLAMIN Productions

FLAMIN Productions supports mid-career London-based artists who have a track record of working with moving image. Projects will be supported that are at concept stage or in development, demonstrate a shift or step forward in an artist’s practice and stand to benefit from the support that FLAMIN Productions can offer.

Successful applicants will be expected to undertake a period of development of up to six months to work up a full budget, schedule, proposal, and address any feasibility and rights issues. FLAMIN will provide each filmmaker with a development bursary of £1,000 during this period and up to four days of mentoring and advice from external mentors. Awardees will have access to the FLAMIN team and other Film London staff for advice and guidance at all stages of development and production.


Key Dates


Deadline for applications: Wednesday 1st December 2021.

A shortlist of applicants will be invited in February 2022 to attend an interview. All applicants will be contacted by email informing them whether or not their application has been successful by end of February 2022.

Selected film projects will need to be completed by June 2023 or before.

Patrick Goddard, Animal Antics (2021), film still. Co-commissioned by FLAMIN and Film and Video Umbrella


How to apply

Applications to The FLAMIN Fellowship must be completed online using the Wufoo 'FLAMIN Productions 2021 application form'.

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Application deadline: Wednesday 1st December 2021


Useful documents

Click on the links below to download the Guidelines, FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) and Pre-fill application form documents, which are available in PDF and Word file formats.

Guidelines - PDF | Word doc
FAQs - PDF | Word doc
Pre-fill application form - PDF | Word doc

We advise that you prepare your application using the 'Pre-fill application form', which lists all the questions (with word counts) asked in the online Wufoo form. The Wufoo platform doesn't allow you to save your progress in the application, so we recommend you prepare your answers in the pre-fill application form then copy and paste them into the online form.

Accessibility

We’re committed to making reasonable adjustments in the application process. If you need any of the application documents in a different format or need support with your application, please get in touch by emailing flamin@filmlondon.org.uk


Contact

FLAMIN will be offering one-to-one calls to answer applicants' questions. To arrange a call, please email us at flamin@filmlondon.org.uk

FLAMIN Productions is supported by Film London in partnership with Arts Council England, London.


Previously commissioned artists

Commissions will form part of a group of works supported through this scheme since 2009 by artists including: Zarina Bhimji, Sebastian Buerkner, Suki Chan, Phil Coy, Jasmina Cibic, Billy Dosanjh, Steven Eastwood, Beatrice Gibson, Charlotte Ginsborg, Patrick Goddard, Patrick Hough, Anja Kirschner & David Panos, Hilary Koob-Sassen, Mark Leckey, Simon Martin, Ursula Mayer, Noor Afshan Mirza & Brad Butler, Roz Mortimer, Uriel Orlow, Gail Pickering, Elizabeth Price, Laure Prouvost, Rachel Reupke, Ben Rivers, Larissa Sansour, Grace Schwindt, Paul Simon Richards, Sarah Turner, Emily Wardill and Jane & Louise Wilson.

Visit the related links below to find out more about these artists' FLAMIN Productions projects.

On the set of Larissa Sansour & Søren Lind's In the Future They Ate from the Finest Porcelain (2016). Commissioned through FLAMIN Productions. Courtesy of the artists


Related links