Film Exhibition Fund (FEF) Pitch Pots

Film Exhibition Fund (FEF) - Pitch Pots

Support for Independent Film Exhibition

Apply for pitch pot funding up to £1000 to screen UK independent and international film and the moving image to audiences across Wales.

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At a glance:

  • Funding: up to £1000
  • Applications: Rolling
  • Activity window: May 2024 – March 2025
  • Aim: To develop audiences for British, independent (including Welsh) and international film, screen heritage and the wider moving image.
  • Note: Your activity start date should be May onwards to allow for funding decisions.

The FEF Pitch Pot is an extension of the main FEF. A rolling fund with a quick turnaround for grants of £1000 or less, which supports exhibitors to develop audiences for UK independent and international film and the wider moving image.

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


Please read the FEF Pitch Pot Guidelines in full before making  an application. 

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

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.

Socio-Economic Advice

  • Get some extra advice and support around breaking down socio-economic barriers, during the planning and delivery of your project, from our specialist freelancer Linnea Petterson:
  • Watch the video below:

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

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