New Creatives

New Creatives
South East

New Creatives is a talent development scheme that will nurture and showcase new emerging creative voices.

The scheme is supported and funded by BBC Arts and the Arts Council and offers interactive, audio and film artists a commission to create their idea. Screen South are the nominated body for this scheme in the South East.

You can find a local event to hear more about the scheme, get in touch with Screen South for an information pack or discover the creative brief below.

There are multiple rounds for this scheme, so you can find the deadline date for the current scheme below, and also experience some of the amazing works that have already been created by our incredible artists.

What is New Creatives?

New Creatives is an exciting new talent development scheme that offers commissioning opportunities for emerging artists to create new artistic works in film, or audio or interactive media, designed for BBC platforms.

The Creative Brief

The New Creatives opportunity has been broken down into 3 specific strands. Film, Audio and Interactive. We’re looking for creative and thought provoking ideas for new works that are fresh and innovative proposals for short films, audio and interactive media that reflects on living in modern England in some way.

Terms & Conditions

Here you can find out all the specific information about the opportunity and how to apply.


Here you read our FAQs. If yu have any further questions feel free to contact us at

This is a 2 year programme and there will be a further call by July 2020 for future New Creative Commissions.

Apply for New Creatives Call 3 here:

Please note there are 3 different application forms for the 3 different strands of this programme. Please make sure to click on the relevant strand you wish to apply for.

Applications are open: Deadline 11:59pm 2nd February 2020

New Creatives Alumni

Meet the Creatives

Find out more about the creatives from our first call. Each of these 16-30 year old's are located in the South East, and are working through their journey on this scheme from idea to distribution.

Latest News

This page is dedicated to keeping you up to date with the latest happenings from the New Creatives Scheme. Here you will be able to see the latest articles, events we will be running and when the new calls are open.

Where To Find The Content

Here you can find out where you can watch and listen to all the content created for New creatives across the Country.

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