Artist Opportunities

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This page contains information about current open call opportunities for artists working in the moving image - including the latest festival submissions, exhibition opportunities, residencies and production funds.


FLAMIN Animations open call commissions, Film London (18-25 year old black-identifying artists only)

Deadline: 22 June 2021


Black Artists Grants, Creative Debuts
Deadline: Rolling

GOOD WICKEDRY online screenings, T A P E Collective

Deadline: Rolling

Open call: Create/Disrupt development for artists/art workers with no formal arts training, The Newbridge Project, Gateshead

Deadline: Rolling

Stanley Picker Fellowship, Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston-upon-Thames

Deadline: 21 June 2021

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2021, Edinburgh
Deadline: 21 June 2021

Class of 2021: screening opportunity in London, Tokyo and Seoul, CIRCA / Dazed
Deadline: 23 June 2021

Call for Artist Applications: Social Justice, Bow Arts

Deadline: 28 June 2021

Liberty Open Call: R&D grants for D/deaf and disabled artists, Mayor of London

Deadline: 30 June 2021

£1,000 grants for people of colour, Grand Plan

Deadline: 30 June 2021 (rolling deadline)

Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Germany

Deadline: 1 July 2021

PÖFF - Black Nights Film Festival, Tallinn, Estonia

Deadline: 1 July 2021

Call for Papers: Artist’s Moving Image, Ecology and Future Practices, MIRAJ

Deadline: 1 July 2021

L'Alternativa 2021 Call for Entries, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Spain
Deadline: 1 July 2021

Call for Web Residencies »Solidarity is a verb«, Akademie Schloss Solitude / ARC Bucharest
Deadline: 1 July 2021

CPH:LAB incubator programme for digital documentaries, CPH:DOX

Deadline: 6 July 2021

HessenLab international training and mentoring programme, B3 Biennial of the Moving Image / HessenFilm & Medien GmbH

Deadline: 15 July 2021

Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Festival
Deadline: 15 July 2021

The Collective Studio 2021-2022 development programme, The Newbridge Project, Newcastle

Deadline: 15 July 2021

Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival, Czech Republic
Deadline: 31 July 2021

London Short Film Festival 2022
Deadline: 9 August 2021

Summer residencies, V.O Curations, London

Deadline: 15 August 2021

Inspiring London through Culture grants, City of London

Deadline: 5 November 2021

ACE National Lottery Project Grants, Arts Council England
Deadline: Rolling

Straight 8, super 8 filmmaking competition

Deadline: Rolling, next deadline 8 April 2021

Development Support for Artists based in the UK, Cement Fields

Deadline: Rolling until February 2021

Outpost online studio visits, Artquest

Deadline: Rolling

Open Call: collaborate on arts-science projects, Imperial College London

Deadline: Rolling

Short Film Travel Grant Fund, British Council
Deadline: Rolling

Culture Seeds grants, Greater London Authority
Deadline: Rolling

Small Grants Scheme: In the Making, Greater London Authority
Deadline: Rolling

Connections through Culture – China and the UK Grants, British Council
Deadline: Rolling

12-month artist residencies, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands
Deadline: Rolling

Artist's Access to Art Colleges
Deadline: Rolling

Sundance Institute Documentary Film Fund
Deadline: Rolling

Think Tank Residencies, Pacitti Company, Ipswich
Deadline: Rolling

EMPAC Residencies, EMPAC, New York
Deadline: Rolling

Crowdfunder and Arts Council England additional funding
Deadline: Rolling

Call for work, OVNI - The Observatory Archives, Barcelona
Deadline: Rolling

Open call for exhibition proposals, Broadway Gallery, Nottingham
Deadline: Rolling

Journal of Embodied Research - Video Proposals
Deadline: Rolling

Quarantzine online publication of work made in self-isolation, GAADA
Deadline: Rolling

Call for art and writing proposals, HOAX Publication, online
Deadline: Rolling

LUX one-to-one advice sessions
Announced weekly on LUX Twitter page

Moving Image Salon monthly artist's discussion group, London
Check website for event details

Pavilion Artists' Moving Image Network monthly meetings, Leeds
Check website for event details