Billie Piper directs Rare Beasts

Feature Film Production

Next Deadline: 28 May 2021

Ffilm Cymru invests in world-class live-action, documentary and animated feature films that tell universal stories from unique perspectives.

We can help realise your cinematic ambitions with tailored funding and expert advice.

Who can apply?

Producers of companies registered and managed in the UK with a project featuring a Welsh or Wales-based lead writer, director or producer.

How much can I apply for?

Up to £200,000, but the total National Lottery contribution may not exceed 50% of the budget.

What do I need to apply with?

In addition to the application form you should be able to submit: an industry-standard script, budget, schedule and finance plan; CV’s for the key team members, visual links for the director’s past work; sales estimates prepared by a film sales agent, and an indication of partnership finance.


Find out more about our Production funding by reading our Production Guidelines.

Application forms can be found below, and once completed should be sent to

We assess applications for Production and Completion funding under £50,000 on a rolling basis. Applications for £50,000 and over are assessed at the next quarterly board meeting, and the deadlines are:

  • 19th February 2021
  • 28th May 2021
  • 27th August 2021
  • 12th November 2021