Filmbasen is Stockholm County’s talent development centre and meeting place for filmmakers. Filmbasen grants production support for short films and documentaries, and provides support for the development of feature-length films. We also hold workshops aimed at strengthening filmmakers’ skills in managing film projects and organise various events to inspire and help form networks. In collaboration with film schools and the film industry, our goals is the long-term development of frameworks and conditions for filmmaking in the region.
Filmbasen are located in the Subtopia cultural complex in Alby. We are also an online community with over 3 500 members. At www.filmbasen.se you can easily connect with other filmmakers, apply for support for your projects and get the latest film industry news.
Filmbasen has existed since 2008 and is run by Film Stockholm with support from Stockholm County Council and Botkyrka Municipality. Film Stockholm is the county’s regional resource centre for films and moving pictures. Film Stockholm has been commissioned by the County Council’s cultural board and the Swedish Film Institute to work with film and media literacy, screening and distribution issues, initiatives involving film and moving images in healthcare and, through Filmbasen, to support the county’s filmmakers in order to develop regional film production. If you would like to know more about Film Stockholm’s activities, you can find further information av www.filmstockholm.se.