£15m boost for 'screen industries' in York and the region
September 11, 2018
A MULTI-million pound partnership has secured funding to support and grow screen industries in York and across the region.
The partnership, led by the University of York, Screen Yorkshire and the British Film Institute, has been named by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) as one of nine successful bids to host a Research and Development programme to develop the screen economy in Yorkshire and the Humber.
A total of £15 million will be invested in the programme, which includes the AHRC funding.