We are the North East’s Screen Agency

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North East Screen is the screen agency for North East England

Our Production fund supports world class HETV and award-winning content filming in the North East to secure sustainable, high-end productions attracting inward investment and jobs. See how the fund can support your production.

Our Film Office supports all incoming productions finding crew, locations and making filming in the region seamless through our filming friendly local authority network. See what productions we’ve supported recently.

Our Development team support regional production and supply chain companies to attract talent, and win business. See the range of support we provide to businesses and talented based in the North East.

Our Skills team provide support to established crew and new entrants to the industry in the region. Through our work with Screen Alliance North, we are building a thriving and skilled workforce across the north of England.

Our programme is funded by the North East Screen Industries Partnership.


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Find out how our North East Screen Crew Academy can develop your skills and connect you to the right people to help jumpstart your career. Discover what our Film Office can provide and how we can assist you. Connect with our North East Screen development team and find out how they can support your business develop within the industry.

Our Crew Academy aims to support those looking to begin their career working in film and TV with the knowledge and skills to find work.

The Academy also aims to support productions and production companies to confidently recruit those new to the industry into roles within their productions or companies.

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Our Film Office is a free and invaluable resource for film and TV productions shooting anywhere in North East England.

We aim to promote the region and ensure that not only does filming go smoothly, but that we maximise benefits of production for the region.

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BBC Comedy orders new show Smoggie Queens set in Middlesbrough
23rd May 2024
BBC Comedy orders new show Smoggie Queens set in Middlesbrough
BBC Comedy has commissioned Smoggie Queens, an out and out comedy centred around a gang of friends who are fiercely proud of their North Eastern town of Middlesbrough and their small pocket of the LGBTQ+ community. Written by Middlesbrough native, Phil Dunning, Smoggie Queens tells the story of volatile Dickie (Dunning) along with drag queen […]
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We provide support and funding to crew and production companies based in the North East. Find out more about how we can support you.