The UK's leading film mentoring scheme, Guiding Lights, is now open for applications. Early career writers, directors and producers are invited to apply to this 9 months programme. Deadline: Monday 13 March 2017 (5pm)

10th February 2017

Do you have a brilliant idea for a short film? Would you like training, mentorship, funding and a professional crew to help you make it? How about seeing it showcased on Sky Arts? Apply now to SHORTFLIX. Deadline: 8th March.

2nd February 2017

The latest Collaboration and Knowledge Exchange (CAKE) meeting from Creative Fuse North East focuses on Digital Policing in an age of unprecedented digital connectivity

1st February 2017

Inspired by Humphrey Jennings and Stewart McAllister’s original, Listen to Britain 2017 is an exciting opportunity for new and emerging filmmakers. Grants of up to £5,000 will be awarded to fund or partly fund a series of up to 12 short documentary films.

31st January 2017

NFM is seeking applications for the newly created post of Head of Marketing & Commercial Development, to take lead responsibility for all fundraising/income generation and programme activity delivery

25th January 2017

John McVay (PACT) and Richard Johnston (Endemol Shine UK) will be among the keynote speakers at this timely seminar on how policymakers, working alongside industry, can create the conditions necessary to mitigate negative consequences of Brexit

23rd January 2017

Michal Makarewicz, Directing Animator, Pixar (Finding Dory; Ratatouille) will be leading a 3D character animation masterclass at the University of Cumbria in Carlisle on the weekend of the 28-29th January 2017, with a public lecture to follow

23rd January 2017

Interested in film and TV production accounting and have previous experience of working in a junior position in accounts or finance? The Production Guild is offering 10 paid training opportunities with help for 3 regional participants

23rd January 2017

Passes are now on sale for February's Glasgow Film Festival 'Industry Focus 2017', which brings filmmakers of all levels of experience together with producers, financiers and distributors, for a range of industry events

23rd January 2017

NFM invites proposals for the design and technical development of a new website. This work will include our main site, project microsites and Movie Map database. The deadline for submission of proposals is Friday 10th February 2017. 

20th January 2017

The Department for International Trade are running a Northern Powerhouse Creative Industries focused trade mission to South Korea on 19th to 24th February 2017, including attendance at the UK-Korea Creative Industries Forum launch

6th January 2017

BBC Three – the BBC’s mixed genre channel for young audiences – has issued an open cross-genre call for social videos and strands from up-and-coming content creators. Deadline: 16th January 2017.

3rd January 2017

New events offered via our Creative Skillset backed NFM Academy looking at Make Up and Costume, Camera and Sound, Produciton Office and other departments

23rd December 2016

Following a highly successful launch, the first event in the NFM Academy Plus programme - ‘Unveiling the Production Office’ - is now open for applications. More to be announced soon.

23rd December 2016

The NFM office will close for Christmas at 4pm on Friday 23rd December 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday 3rd January 2017

23rd December 2016

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