TV & Film contacts

 

Main Contact:

 

PACT

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Pact is the UK trade association representing and promoting the commercial interests of independent feature film, television, digital, children's and animation media companies. Its purpose is to provide services and support to independent producers and to campaign for the best regulatory and legislative environment for the sector to grow.

Watch Pact representatives talk about the importance of international trade to the UK's TV & Film sector.

Contact details:
Amber Vassiliou
Head of Communications
3rd Floor, Fitzrovia House,
153-157 Cleveland Street,
London,
W1T 6QW.
M: 07900 789129
Email: Amber@pact.co.uk

For more information, visit http://www.pact.co.uk/home

 

Additional Contacts:

 

BFI

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The BFI is the lead organisation for film in the UK with the ambition to create a flourishing film environment in which innovation, opportunity and creativity can thrive. It achieves this by:

  • Connecting audiences to the widest choice of British and World cinema
  • Championing emerging and world class film makers in the UK
  • Investing in creative, distinctive and entertaining work
  • Promoting British film and talent to the world 
  • Growing the next generation of film makers and audiences
  • Preserving and restoring the most significant film collection in the world for today and future generations
  • Working with partners to advance the position of film in the UK

Read its five year strategy for film in the UK here: http://www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/policy-strategy/film-forever

The BFI was founded in 1933 and is a charity core-funded by Government and governed by a Royal Charter. The BFI combines cultural, creative and industrial roles, bringing together the BFI National Archive and BFI Reuben Library, film distribution, exhibition and education at BFI Southbank and BFI IMAX, publishing and festivals. The BFI awards lottery funding to film production, distribution, education, audience development and market intelligence and research.

Contact details:

BFI offices
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN

Tel: +44 (0)207 255 1444

For more information, visit www.bfi.org.uk

 

BRITISH FILM COMMISSION

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The British Film Commission (BFC) is the UK government's national agency responsible for maximising and supporting the production of international feature film and television in the UK.

With offices in the UK and the US, the BFC provides free tailored production support at the highest level from the earliest stages of development through to post production. This includes guidance on the UK's film and television tax reliefs, and assistance with sourcing key crew, talent, facilities and locations.

Contact details:

@filminuk_BFC

UK office
Tel: +44 (0)207 613 7675
Fax: +44 (0)207 613 7677
Email: enquiries@britishfilmcommission.org.uk

US office
Tel: +1.310.843.2909
Email: info@britishfilmcommission.org

For more information, visit www.britishfilmcommission.org.uk

 

Creative Skillset

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Creative Skillset empowers the creative industries to develop skills and talent. It influences and shapes policy and secures vital investment for individuals to become the best in their field and for businesses to grow. As an industry body for the creative industries, it works across film, television, radio, animation, visual effects, games, fashion, textiles, publishing, advertising and marketing communications.

Film contact:

Dan Simmons,
Head of Film
Email: dans@creativeskillset.org
Tel: +44 (0)207 713 9814

TV contact:
Sarah Joyce,
Partnership Manager,
Email: sarahj@creativeskillset.org
Tel: +44 (0)207 713 9871

General contact details:

Creative Skillset
Focus Point
21 Caledonian Road
London
N1 9GB

Tel: +44 (0)207 713 9800
Email: info@creativeskillset.org

For more information, visit http://www.creativeskillset.org/

 

The Production Guild

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The Production Guild of Great Britain supports the most experienced production personnel in UK film and television drama. It represents professionals working across production, including accounts, location management, assistant directors, post production and the production office.

Contact details:

The Production Guild
Room 329
Main Admin Building
Pinewood Studios
Iver Heath
Buckinghamshire
SL0 0NH

Alison Small
Chief Executive
Tel: +44 (0)1753 651 767
Email: alison@productionguild.com

For more information, visit www.productionguild.com.

 

UK Screen Association

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UK Screen Association is the trade association that represents companies providing production facilities and specialist services to the screen Industries - film, television, commercials etc. It is an independent, industry-funded body with membership comprising companies involved in post-production, visual effects, physical special effects, audio, cameras, lighting, freelance talent, outside broadcast and studios.

The association works closely with DCMS, BIS, PACT, BFI, Film London, The British Film Commission, Creative Skillset, Next Gen, The Digital Production Partnership, The Production Guild, the Migration Advisory Committee and many more. UK Screen works on all relevant consultations affecting TV and film production facilities companies.

Contact details:

Sarah Mackey
Chief Executive
+44 (0)20 7734 6060
Email: sarah@ukscreenassociation.co.uk

For more information, visit www.ukscreenassociation.co.uk

 

UK Trade & Investment

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UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is a UK Government department working with businesses based in the United Kingdom to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice. It helps UK-based exporters succeed globally and assists overseas companies to bring high quality investment to the UK.

Sector Specialists contact details: 

 

Mark Leaver,
Sector Specialist for Film, Animation, TV and VFX
Email: mark.leaver@uktispecialist.com

 

Gina Fegan
Sector Specialist for Screen and Digital Media
Email: gina.fegan@uktispecialist.com

 

For more information on UKTI, visit the UKTI website