Supporters

Still from Pride directed by Matthew Warchus

Watershed and its programme would not be possible without the support and generosity of our loyal supporters. Every contribution, big or small, has an impact on our creative capacity to inspire and engage people of all ages in new cultural experiences. Thank you.

A big thank you...

To the following people who have made kind donations this year to support Watershed’s work.

  • Idris Abdi
  • Jonathan Ablitt
  • Carolina Abramonte
  • Cassie Agbehenu
  • Marie-Lynne Simmone Ahiaku
  • Claudio Ahlers
  • Richard Alexander
  • Joe Allen
  • Peter Almond
  • Dylan Aplin
  • Paul Archer
  • Ian Armstrong
  • Judith Aston
  • Kate Aston
  • Jacqui Austwick
  • Sacha Ayres
  • Kay Bader
  • Tara Baggott
  • Rich Bailey
  • Caroline Baker
  • Matt Baker
  • Bonnie Balfry
  • Katherine Baly
  • Amanda Barrett-Wroe
  • Robert Bater
  • Fanny Bauer Motti
  • Stephen Bear
  • Steven Beard
  • Alison Bell
  • Kathryn Benjamin
  • Phyllis Bi
  • Giulia Bigotti
  • Ella Bissett Macewen
  • Matt Blee
  • Chris Boddington
  • Oliver Bodmer
  • Jack Bolter
  • Martin Bolton
  • Reis Braganza
  • Suzi Bratt
  • David Breckon
  • Juliette Britton
  • Bob Brown
  • Naomi Browne
  • Jonathan Bunn
  • Jane Bunting
  • Jess Burden
  • Trevor Burden
  • Mary Burke
  • Becky Bushnell
  • Alex Butterworth
  • Lidia Cabello
  • Iain Cameron
  • Susan Caporn
  • Rebecca Carpenter
  • Dominic Casey
  • Ruth Chadney
  • Peter Chambers
  • Susan Chambers
  • Francis Charnley
  • Joff Charters
  • Sam Chester
  • Michael Clark
  • Brian And Mollie Clay
  • Jacqueline Cohen
  • Rosie Cooke
  • Simon Cooper
  • Fenton Coulthurst
  • Timothy Coyle
  • Caroline Crookes-West
  • Rachel Crozier
  • Sarah Cruickshank
  • Elizabeth Crumbleholme
  • Jamie Cunningham
  • Myles Cutler
  • Yasmin Daer
  • Janine Davies
  • Jim Davies
  • Nye Davies
  • Pat Davies
  • Martin Daviesjones
  • Lyndsay Davis
  • Mike Davis
  • Sarah Day
  • Marjo De Best
  • Robert Dee
  • Ellie Denner
  • Kat Deuchars
  • Mischa Dhar
  • Gien And Chas Donovan
  • Lottie Donovan
  • James Dorman
  • Iain Dresser
  • Samuel Drowley
  • Hildegard Dumper
  • Sarah Duncan
  • Katja Durrani
  • Eoin Earley
  • Hannah Edwards
  • Philip Edwards
  • Ame Ekhaguere
  • Mark Ellingsen
  • Steve Embrey
  • John Emery
  • Roger Evangelista
  • Ian Fairholm
  • Thomas Farrell
  • Anna Farthing
  • Jennifer Field
  • Robert Fields
  • Ian Fleming
  • Stephanie Forrest
  • Will Foxall
  • Colin Franklin
  • Louise Gardner
  • Abigail Gardner
  • Tom Garne
  • Howard Gentry
  • Phil Gibby
  • Edward Gibson
  • Samantha Gibson
  • John Gilliard
  • Adam Gillies
  • Joseph Glews
  • Joanna Gohel
  • Emily Goldblatt
  • Matt Golding
  • David Goldstein
  • Linda Goldthorpe
  • Paul Goodchild
  • Helen Gray
  • Lewis Gregory
  • Jane Griffiths
  • Paul Grout
  • Logan Hadley Kershaw
  • Alison Hall
  • Royston Hall
  • C E Hallett
  • Roger Hampson
  • Cherry Harris
  • Steve Harris
  • Katherine Hathaway
  • Peter Hawkins
  • Jo Hayden
  • Rachel Hayden
  • Rosemarie Hayhow
  • Diana Hayns
  • Debbie Hayward
  • Nick Hazlewood
  • Alex Heal
  • George Hearn
  • Michael Heley
  • Julian Hemming
  • George Herbert
  • Kate Herriot
  • Tania Hershman
  • Geoff Hicks
  • David Hill
  • Tom Hind
  • Niçky Hodges
  • Cathryn Hofmann
  • David Holland
  • Ben Holloway
  • Jennifer Hone
  • Joel Hooper
  • Patrick Horner
  • Kiryn Howard
  • Sarah Hubbard
  • Lynn Hunt
  • John Hunter
  • Imdb
  • Jacqueline Inglis
  • Institute Of Physics Publishing
  • Seth Jackson
  • Maryam Jafari
  • F James
  • Alec Jeakins
  • Sally-Anne Jeffery
  • Lisa Jenkin
  • Kirsty Johnson
  • Michael Johnson
  • Andrew Jones
  • Emma Jones
  • Ffion Jones
  • Ruth Jones
  • Teresa Jones
  • Timothy Jones
  • Russell Judkins
  • Kathryn Jury
  • Roy Kareem
  • Jenni Keiller
  • Ros Kennedy
  • Tom Kettlety
  • Dawn Keyse
  • Vivien Kies
  • Jane Kilpatrick
  • Emily Knight
  • Ellie Knowles
  • Keith Lane & Susan Jenner
  • Nisus Larsen
  • C T Lea
  • Rosie Learmonth
  • Claire Lee
  • Michael Leigh
  • Andrew Leighton
  • Geoff Leonard
  • Joe Lewsey
  • Diane Liell
  • Ava Lorenc
  • Penelope Macdonald
  • Benedict Mackay
  • Paul Macleod
  • Dennis Macneil
  • Jean Marshall
  • Frank Martin
  • N Martindale
  • Timothy Mason
  • William Mather
  • Ali Mcadam
  • Cameron Mcallister
  • Sophie Mcdonald
  • Ian Mcdowall
  • Stuart Mcguigan
  • Andrew Mclean
  • Peter Metcalfe
  • Mariann Mezei
  • Anne Miller
  • Chris & Mavis Miller
  • Lee Miller
  • Alex Minshull
  • Rob Mitchell
  • Christian Moeckl
  • John Molyneux
  • Kole Morgan
  • Sophie Morgan
  • Alex Mormoris
  • Rachel Morris
  • Paul Morton
  • Eleanor Murray
  • John Murray
  • Christopher Neild
  • David Norman
  • Elizabeth O'Loughlin
  • Niel O'Neill
  • Vince O'Neill
  • Jayne Olney
  • Alison Orton
  • Helen Ostle
  • Christina Overs
  • David Owen
  • Paul Owens
  • Tom Parker
  • Paul Parkes
  • Barbara Parn
  • Nick Parsons
  • Dipti Patel
  • Patricia Patilla Sanchez
  • Dana Penciu
  • Dick Penny
  • Siri Perera
  • Brian Pickering
  • Steven Pockett
  • Sue Pollard
  • Malcolm Porter
  • Robert Porter
  • Saskia Portway
  • Susan Pygott
  • Marja Rantakaulio
  • Clare Reddington
  • François Renaud
  • James Riden
  • Alison Roberts
  • Gill Roberts
  • Simon Roberts
  • Guy Robertson
  • Jodian Rodgers
  • Christopher Ronus
  • Dru Ross
  • Tony Rowlands
  • Maurice Said
  • Joe Sallis
  • Timothy Salter-Hewitt
  • Richard Sandom-Brown
  • Jean Sapeta
  • Vanessa Scott
  • Jason Roy Selby
  • Rodney Semple
  • Michael Shah
  • Russell Sharland
  • Sarah Sharp
  • Hayley Shaw
  • Rob Sheffield
  • Pensri Shellabear
  • Shipham Community Cinema
  • James Simpson
  • Maureen Sinclair
  • John Skinner
  • Nicola Skinner
  • John Sleigh
  • Judith & Stephen Sluglett-Noreiko
  • Gordon Smith
  • Hal Smith
  • Harry Smith
  • Matilda Smith
  • Vernon Smith
  • Susan Smith-Uncles
  • Martha Sneyd
  • Anna Sohlman
  • Angela Spencer
  • David Sproxton
  • Judith Squires
  • Nancy Steinhardt
  • Claire Stewart
  • James Stuart
  • Nick Sturge
  • Peter Symes
  • James Taljaard
  • Josephine Tarnowski
  • Holly Tarplee
  • Derek Taylor
  • Emma Taylor
  • Paul Taylor
  • Helen Taylor & Derrick Price
  • The Nisbet Charitable Trust
  • Angharad Thomas
  • Andrew Thompson
  • Susan Timmis
  • Clare Titley
  • Tlt Llp
  • Anthony Tombling
  • James Touzel
  • Jamie Townes
  • Helen Trinh
  • Paul Turner
  • Tilly (Caroline) Vacher
  • Jurjen Van Der Goot
  • Ian Viggers
  • Jonathan Wain
  • Matthew Walker
  • Philip Walker
  • George Wallace
  • Martin Walsh
  • Julia Warburton
  • Liz Ward
  • Liz And Rich Warren
  • Rich Warren
  • Sina Wartmann
  • Nathan Watts
  • Susie Weldon
  • Stephen Wells
  • Christina Wheeler
  • Emma Whewell
  • Anna White
  • Ian Whitehall
  • Richard Wigglesworth
  • Ken Wilkinson
  • Elaine Williams
  • Emma Williams
  • Hilary Williams
  • John Williams
  • Rhian Williams
  • Maggie Wilmore
  • Stephen Wilson
  • Adam Withers
  • Linda Woodburn
  • Naomi Woodspring
  • Maureen Wright
  • Sue Yilmaz
  • Nick Zahiri

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Funders & Partners

Arts Council England South West  

Arts Council England is the national development agency for the arts. Their ambition is to place the arts at the heart of national life, reflecting the country's rich and diverse cultural identity as only the arts can.

Bristol City Council  

Bristol City Council is the elected government of Bristol. It has one overall purpose: to improve Bristol and the lives of all its people, now and for future generations.

Europa Cinemas


Founded in 1992 with funding from the MEDIA programme and from the Centre National de la Cinématographie, Europa Cinemas is the first film theatre network focusing on European films. Its objective is to provide operational and financial support to cinemas that commit themselves to screen a significant number of European non-national films, to offer events and initiatives as well as promotional activities targeted at Young Audiences and to screen digital European films.

University of the West of England

The University of the West of England, Bristol (Bristol UWE) is one of Britain's most popular universities with more than 23,000 students and a 1,000-strong academic staff.

University of Bristol

The University of Bristol is internationally renowned, ranked in the top 30 universities globally (QS World University Rankings), due to its outstanding teaching and research, its superb facilities and highly talented students and staff.

The British Film Institute

The British Film Institute is the UK's lead film organisation. Its mission to achieve a creative and prosperous film culture and industry base, the BFI drives creative, economic, and cultural success through a linked portfolio of activities.

TLT Solicitors LLP

TLT Solicitors LLP is a top 100 UK commercial law firm with over 650 staff across offices in Bristol and London and is consistently rated as one of the top 3 technology and IP firms in the South West. It has strong relationships locally and nationally and is well known for its work across the technology & media sectors. It has a long-standing commitment to the development of the creative industries in Bristol, having provided support to Watershed through direct sponsorship and pro bono advice since 2002. TLT advised Watershed on the creation of iShed CIC and Pervasive Media Sandbox.