The Whickers develops and fund first-time directors’ documentaries in the late development and early production stages. Supported films include Our Hoolocks, Re-Evaluation, Kamay, Red Herring, No Simple Way Home, The Hermit of Treig, Kosher Rehab, and Hope Frozen. Also, Milisuthando (Bursary through Chicken and Egg Pictures). The winner of this year’s film award will receive £100,000 and the runner-up a £20,000 grant. Apply by 31st January 2023.
Jane is an editorial consultant at The Whickers and runs story labs for documentary makers worldwide. She also teaches people to make professional films on their smartphones.
Areas of interest
Great stories from new places and perspectives, told with passion.