creative england's work in film & TV

We go beyond this with script & production development as well as crew & locations sourcing.

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Our work in film & TV

We invest in talent and production for film and TV, with a track record of successful, acclaimed, award-winning content across media and platforms. We have encompassed script and production support for shorts, features and high-end TV, as well as development programmes for new and emerging filmmaking talent, and sales and distribution executives.

See our  Filming in England section for support with filming across the English Regions, including locations, crew, and facilities.

See our Growth Programmes page to find out more about our support for businesses in the fields of film & TV, games, tech and digital.

West Midlands Production Fund

See our WMPF page for more information. The fund was set up with the support of ERDF to invest in the sustainable production of feature films and TV dramas in the West Midlands region.  Having recouped finance on previous investments, WMPF operates as a legacy fund supporting the development of the West Midlands as a dynamic production hub by providing access to finance for SME’s on projects which have clear commercial potential.


See our shortFLIX page to find out more about our short film initiative for aspiring new filmmakers aged 18-25 who are not in full-time education, employment or training. shortFLIX is led by Creative England in partnership with Sky Arts and is supported by the ScreenSkills Film Skills Fund with contributions from UK film productions.


See our iFeatures  page to find out more about Creative England’s feature film lab programme driving the development of low-budget, high-quality debut features from the most outstanding, daring and distinctive storytellers across the UK. The programme is run by Creative England and currently supported by the BFI, awarding funds from the National Lottery, BBC Films and the ScreenSkills Film Skills Fund with contributions from UK film productions.