Film Exhibition Fund (FEF)

Support for Independent Film Exhibition

Apply for funding to screen UK independent and international film and the moving image to audiences across Wales.

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At a glance:

  • Total amount available: Circa £100,000
  • Funding: up to £10k
  • Applications open: w/c 27th March 2023
  • Applications close: 9am Monday 1st May 2023 (round one) and Monday 3rd July 2023 (round two)
  • Activity window: May 2023 – March 2024. Multi-year funding may be available, subject to funds and demonstrable need.
  • Aim: To develop audiences for UK independent (including Welsh) and international film and the wider moving image.

Note: Your activity start date should be May onwards to allow for funding decisions.

Please read the guidelines in full and follow steps outlined to make an application.

You can view and download the full guidelines here (or download as a PDF or Word document).





Please read the Film Exhibition Fund guidelines in full before making an application.

BFI Access Support scheme

  • If you have access requirements that mean you need assistance with the process, you may be able to benefit from the BFI Access Support scheme.

If you wish to discuss your ideas before application, please contact

If you’re looking for funding for an activity we cannot cover, please see our fundraising resource for external links.

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