Industry Advice

Information and guidance on COVID-19 and its impact on the sector at large

BFI - The BFI have produced a Q&A which sets out information and guidance they have so far on COVID-19 and its impact on the sector at large – including for freelancers, exhibitors and productions. It signposts resources and support made available by Government and other stakeholders and covers the following topics: General advice and guidance, Freelancers and the self-employed Cinemas, exhibitors and SMEs Read more

Pact - Pact have produced advice around COVID-19  for indies - read more

BECTU – BECTU have released advice around COVID 19, including information for freelancers working in film and TV and workers in theatre, live events and the arts - read more

The Film and TV Charity - is available 24/7 on 0800 054 00 00. It offers emotional support, advice and also support grants if you’re experiencing significant financial difficulties and discuss issues in relation to freelance workers and those on limited hours contracts. Read more

Filming Abroad during COVID-19 Pandemic - Production Services Network have a updated list of countries that are currently open to filming. Read more