Join the Hub

Film Hub South West welcomes organisations based in the South West with a passion for screening independent film to join its network of members.

The current membership consists of cinemas, cross-arts venues, film festivals and organisations that share the ambitions of the Hub to extend film choice, increase and broaden film audiences, and enhance opportunities for audiences to engage with and learn about film. 

We are now inviting more organisations based in the South West to apply for Film Hub Membership.  Membership is entirely free and can provide you with funding opportunities, free training and sector development initiatives and can allow your organisation the opportunity to draw upon the experience of Hub members.

Film Hub membership is open to organisations based in the region that demonstrate a clear commitment to enhancing opportunities for existing and new audiences to engage with and learn about British independent and international film through film screenings.

Film Hub Membership Benefits:

  • Access to Pitch Pot funding*
  • Bursaries
  • Training & workshops
  • Film Hub meetings & networking opportunities
  • Access to shared data and network resources
  • UK-wide programming opportunities
  • Access to UK-wide funding opportunities*
  • Mentoring and peer learning
  • Participation in the Film Hub SW Strategic Group 

Applying to join the Hub

To apply to become a Member of the Film Hub South West, please complete this online application form.

As part of this application form you will be asked to agree to the Memorandum of Understanding which outlines how the HLO and the Member intend to collaborate on the development and delivery of the South West Hub Activity Plan as well as benefits and responsibilities. 

*Please note that only constituted organisations (registered charities, CICs, ltd companies etc.) can apply to the Film Hub for funding.