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Calling all Cinderellas!

This year marks 15 fabulous years of Chicken & Egg Pictures and to celebrate we are giving away 1x ticket…

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Final judges announced for 2020 Film & TV Funding Award

Joining BBC Storyville’s Mandy Chang and Netflix’s Kate Townsend, we have now confirmed our final judges for the 2020 Film…

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Extension to our Film & TV Funding Award deadline

Need more time to work on your application? We’ve just announced a short extension to the deadline for applications to…

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 production of director-led programmes and to recognise exceptional audio that has already been broadcast.

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 are now closed and will reopen in Spring 2020.

Previous Winners

See all the previous winners of our awards.

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