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Announcing Our New Documentary Funding Award for Filmmakers in Southwest Asia and North Africa

A brand new documentary funding award for filmmakers in Southwest Asia and North Africa has been created by The Whickers…

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Announcing The Whickers’ Film & TV Funding Award Finalists 2022

We are thrilled to announce our 2022 Film & TV Funding Award finalists! Take a look below at the five…

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Announcing Our Film & TV Funding Award Shortlist 2022

We are delighted to announce our Film & TV Funding Award 2022 shortlisted projects. This year we were overwhelmed by…

Who We Are

The Whickers were established in 2015 to fund and recognise original and innovative documentary. We seek to use the generous legacy of our namesake, pioneering broadcaster Alan Whicker, to support emerging film and audio documentary-makers in the funding and production of director led programmes.

Film and TV Funding Award

Please make sure that your project meets the criteria and the terms and conditions of the Film and TV Funding Award.

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

Radio and Audio Funding Award

Please make sure that your project meets the criteria and the terms and conditions of the RAFA (Radio and Audio Funding Award).

Applications for 2021 are now closed.

Previous Winners

See below for the previous winners of our awards.

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