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Agenda 14 (Private) Limited with a grant from British Council Sri Lanka will seek to engage aspirant and emerging female filmmakers in Sri Lanka. The project is intended as a first step to identifying and nurturing filmmakers interested in entering the film industry. The intention is also to support the creation of safe spaces for thought-provoking content, to promote dialogue and understanding, and connect with each other through creativity within communities. 

Call for Proposals

Agenda 14 in partnership with British Council Sri Lanka call for proposals to make short films from female Sri Lankan filmmakers over 18 years of age.

You may download the application from the "Downloads" section below.

For further information regarding this please write to

Closing date for application: 31 July 2019

All applications should be sent by registered post to Agenda 14, 6 B/9, Pagoda Road, Nugegoda 10250.


Selected candidates will be invited to a pitching session held in Colombo, in August. Five proposals will be selected to be funded. 

Completed films will be launched in Colombo during the 2nd Colombo International Women's Film Festival in March 2020.