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Our 2020 Radio & Audio Funding Award is Open for Submissions!

We are pleased to announce that submissions for this year’s Radio & Audio Funding Award (RAFA) are now open. The…

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Winner of Visions du Réel 2020 Audience Award!

There was surprise and delight on Sunday evening with the news that Sascha Schöberl, our 2018 Funding Award Winner won…

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall Filmmaker Q&A

We are so very proud to announce that the winner of our 2018 Film & TV Funding Award, Mirror, Mirror…

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 are now closed and will reopen in October 2020.

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 2020 are now open.

Previous Winners

See below for the previous winners of our awards.

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