what we do
For over ten years, Screen Yorkshire has been at the forefront of championing the film, TV, games and digital industries in Yorkshire and the Humber. Its aim has always been to secure and support the very best projects, companies and individuals, helping to make Yorkshire and the Humber one of the most sought after destinations for production in the UK.
SHOOTING COMMENCES ON SEQUEL TO ICONIC FOOTBALL CLASSIC 'ID' IN HULL
Filming has commenced on ID2, sequel to revered 1995 cult football hooliganism classic ID, the latest feature film project backed by Screen Yorkshire's Yorkshire Content Fund. The production, which takes a hard-edged look at police infiltration of football hooligan gangs, is shooting on location in Hull, East Yorkshire throughout March and April.
PORTAL: DAILYMOTION’S FIRST ORIGINAL SCRIPTED DRAMA SERIES RELEASED ON 31ST MARCH 2015
The highly anticipated release of Portal, the first original scripted drama commissioned by video-sharing website Dailymotion, has been confirmed for 31st March 2015. It is the first digital project produced with investment from Screen Yorkshire's Yorkshire Content Fund.
'X+Y' - FEATURE DRAMA MADE IN SHEFFIELD, IN CINEMAS NOW
X+Y, a warm inspirational drama about an autistic maths prodigy who begins to experience the world differently under the guidance of an unconventional maths teacher, is released at cinemas across the UK on Friday 13th March. X+Y, backed by Screen Yorkshire's Yorkshire Content Fund, is the first feature drama from BAFTA-winning documentary director Morgan Matthews.
Talent Supportdeveloping your skills
Developing and supporting talent in the region is key to Screen Yorkshire's success. As well as creating opportunities for regional crew and facilities by attracting production to the region through the Yorkshire Content Fund, we offer opportunities for individuals across a range of disciplines in the screen media industries
At present, these include our craft and technical trainee scheme The List, which places trainess on Yorkshire-based film and TV drama productions during 2013, with a 70% salary subsidy from Screen Yorkshire.
And our unique national filmmaker development programme,Triangle, which aims to find and help teams of writers, directors and producers to not only make a feature film together, but to go on to establish as enduring a working relationship.
Both The List & Triangle are supported by funding from Creative Skillset.