Applications for UK delegation to Ventana Sur 2019

The BFI is inviting applications from UK film industry professionals to take part in a delegation to the Ventana Sur Market in December 2019.

The objective is for UK industry to build relationships with the Latin American film industry in order to develop possible co-production projects and to further understand and progress any opportunities the region presents for UK film. The week will include pitching sessions and networking events. Delegates will be expected to demonstrate a high level of motivation and organisation in respect of determining their own additional meeting schedules.

Who can apply

Applications are welcomed from experienced professionals in the field of development, finance and/or production. Applicants will be able to demonstrate success on an international level, a strong interest in working with Latin America and should ideally have viable projects with UK and Argentinian (or Latin American) elements, where the UK producer needs specific local information and/or partners in order to realise these projects.

Please see our guidelines for full eligibility criteria and apply by downloading the application form (Word doc).


Dates are Saturday 30 November (departure London – arrival in Buenos Aires on Sunday 1 December) to Friday 6 December. Economy flights, transport to and from Buenos Aires Airport, accreditation and accommodation will be covered.

Delegates will be offered the option of an economy ticket or the value of the economy ticket as a contribution towards an upgraded ticket.

The application deadline is Friday 4 October 2019.

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