It is open!
Deadline: 1 March 2016

Supported by Creative Europe, the core programme will offer 20 filmmakers, each with early stage feature film projects, the chance to engage in a mix of residential workshops and online seminars, masterclasses and specialist consultancy, and learn more about the intersection of visual technology and screenwriting. CCFL Training is designed to help filmmakers working with visual effects and Stereo 3D hone their low to medium budget feature films.

Running for six months from June to November 2016, the programme is presented in collaboration with Le Groupe Ouest, Creative England and Falmouth University.

Watch the video below for a quick introduction:

A further group of filmmakers will be offered the chance to participate in CCFL Training’s online programme (call for applications launched in May 2016).

The deadline for submissions is 1 March 2016. 

Find out more and apply:


The Cross Channel Film Lab Training programme is supported by Creative Europe in partnership with Le Groupe Ouest, Creative England and Falmouth University.

Le Groupe Ouest

Le Groupe Ouest seeks to further filmmaking in Brittany in a context of European co-operation and innovation. Le Groupe Ouest is a partner of the TorinoFilmLab and a partner and co-founder of the Cross Channel Film Lab.
Le Groupe Ouest is:
1. A research and creation platform for linking storytelling with new imaging technology.
2. A unique place in France dedicated to the scriptwriting process and coaching writers.
3. An innovative approach involving businesses in the development of Brittany’s filmmaking industry.

Creative England

Creative England offers funding and tailored support to the TV, film, games and digital industries, and helps them flourish.  It invests, mentors, advocates and collaborates at all levels of the industry, creating the right conditions for more

Falmouth University

Falmouth University is a vibrant and forward-thinking specialist arts university and key player in the national and international creative scene. A justifiable international reputation for excellence in Art, Design, Media, Performance and Writing has grown from over a century of nurturing original thinking, supported by highly talented and professional staff.