UK-Canada Immersive Exchange

Applications Closed


What is it?

The UK-Canada Immersive Exchange is a multi-phase talent development and co-production program created to support and champion an international cohort of artists, filmmakers, producers, companies and creators from Canada and the UK, who envision becoming future leaders of immersive storytelling.

The program is supported by an international collaboration between StoryFutures Academy, the National Centre for Immersive Storytelling (run by the National Film and Television School and Royal Holloway, University of London), Arts Council England, the Canada Media Fund, Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab and the Canada Council for the Arts.

Program Contact

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1 year



Program Structure

Twenty-four residents (12 from the UK and 12 from Canada) participated in Phase 1: Talent Development. In the second phase of the program, six teams were chosen and awarded funding, and ultimately six international co-productions were developed as part of the exchange.

Explore the projects developed in our Content Hub.

Applications Closed :

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

The CFC is committed to providing accessible practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process, or have any questions regarding appropriate accommodations, please contact Deborah Fallows, Executive Lead, People & Culture, at:


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