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Submissions Date Announced For 2017/2018 Awards

Submissions Date Announced for 2017/2018 Awards

Want to be in with the chance of winning up to £80k in funding for your…

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World Premiere Of We Were Kings At The British Library

World Premiere of We Were Kings at the British Library

Whicker's World Foundation, The British Library, Open City Documentary Festival and Grammar Productions announce the…

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2017 Audio Award Winners Announced At Radio Academy Festival

2017 Audio Award Winners Announced at Radio Academy Festival

The Whicker's World Foundation announced the first ever winners of a new kind of audio funding…

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Audio Award Winners To Be Revealed At Radio Festival Next Week

Audio Award winners to be revealed at Radio Festival next week

Next week we will be announcing the winners of both Whicker's World Foundation Audio Awards…

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Funding And Sage Award 2017 Winners Announced At Sheffield Doc/Fest

Funding and Sage Award 2017 Winners announced at Sheffield Doc/Fest

Winners of the 2017 Whicker's World Funding Awards were announced at the Sheffield Doc/Fest Awards…

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Where And When You Can Watch Our Funding Award Pitch

Where and when you can watch our Funding Award pitch

There's now less than a week to go before our annual Funding Award pitch at…

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Jul 24, 2017 @ 6:04pm
RT @DocLab: Calling interactive doc makers! There is just one week left to submit a project for this year's IDFA DocLab ⌛️⌛️⌛️ https://t.co/… whickersworld photo
Jul 24, 2017 @ 5:48pm
RT @WFTV_UK: Have you heard the news? 'Show Us Your Shorts' is back! We look forward to your submissions. DEADLINE: 31 August https://t.co/… whickersworld photo
Jul 24, 2017 @ 11:38am
Coffee made & time to get started on selecting for this year's @WO50FF. We're thrilled to empower older women in film #MondayMotivation https://t.co/B0uBBA6WdK whickersworld photo

THE LEGACY

Alan left a very generous legacy for the promotion of curiosity in programme making.

He wanted to stimulate and empower talent that might otherwise never find its place in the is highly competitive industry. His foundation launches at a time when television funding for documentaries is at an all-time low and yet interest in the form is growing a pace in cinemas across the country.

“I ALWAYS WANTED TO WRITE,

I ALWAYS WANTED TO TRAVEL”