WE ARE UK FILM brings together the UK’s national and regional film agencies, producers and sales companies under one umbrella to provide information about outstanding locations, services, films and talent, enabling connections with national and international partners.
At TIFF 2021, the British Film Institute (BFI) and the British Film Commission (BFC) are working together to present an Industry Spotlight on the filmmakers of UK titles screening at the festival – ‘Behind the Scenes of the UK Films at TIFF 2021’ can be viewed from September 13, 9am.
For info on UK sales agencies: https://ukfilmn.i2ic.com/companies
About the BFC:
The BFC is the UK’s national agency responsible for maximising and supporting the production of feature film and television in the UK. It leads on strengthening and promoting the UK’s film and television infrastructure and on liaising between Government and industry on policy issues impacting production. With UK and US offices, the BFC provides free, tailored production support from the earliest stages of development, through to post-production. britishfilmcommission.org.uk
About the BFI:
The BFI is the UK’s lead organisation for film, TV and the moving image. It is a distributor of National Lottery funds and a cultural charity that works with Government and industry to make the UK a creatively exciting and prosperous place to make films for audiences across the world, actively seeking out and supporting the next generation of filmmakers. At TIFF 2021 9 of the 23 UK films screening have benefited from BFI support. bfi.org.uk/international
- Katie Ellen - Senior Manager, International Strategy and Distribution - Film Fund, BFI
- Kattie Kotok - EVP, US Production, BFC
- Bridget Pedgrift - Senior International Marketing Manager, BFI
- Sorrel Geddes - SVP, US Production & Events, BFC