Welcome to Directors UK

Directors UK was launched in June 2008 as the single voice of British film and television directors. It is now both a collecting society and campaigning body with nearly 5,000 members.

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Directors' Cut

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Interviews

Director C.A. Cooper has recently completed production on his first feature, The Snare. He explains how the idea developed from there and the unusual and controversial methods he used to get the film made.

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On Thursday 7th August we hosted a screening of horror film Blackwood, followed by a Q&A with director Adam Wimpenny. Watch the video below to find out about how Adam made the film, how he made the leap from TV and what he's got planned next.

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Blogs

Current work-in-progress for feature doc 'On A Knife Edge' - a four year study of the coming-of-age of a teenager on the Pine Ridge, funded by

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Posted by JEREMY WILLIAMS

Have just joined Director UK - looking forward to the Directors event on 21 June.

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News and Updates

The shortlist has recently been announced for the forthcoming Grierson Awards. As well as congratulating the nominated directors we follow up on a story from last year and see whether the number of women getting nominated has improved.

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The Toronto International Film Festival has just announced its hugely impressive 2015 line-up. Included in the programme are films from a number of Directors UK members. Read on for a full list.

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Recently we have been made aware of a number of film "competitions" which appear to have worrying terms and conditions attached which have significant implications in relation to your rights.

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