£2.1m West Midlands production fund announced

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Mon 11th Sep 2017

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A £2.1m production fund for the creative sector was announced by The Mayor for the West Midlands, Andy Street, in Birmingham on Friday 8th September.

The West Midlands Production Fund (WMPF) is to be finalised and re-opened later this year. Creative England is in final contract negotiations with the government to bring back the fund, which was first set up in 2013. £2.7m was invested in the last round of funding, which recouped £2.1m and will now be re-invested. The fund is for investment into the production of feature films from producers or co-producers based in the West Midlands.

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