Five games studios receive share of £2.1m UK Global Screen Fund

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Grants to developers range between £50,000 and £117,600

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The British Film Institute has awarded more grants as part of its UK Global Screen Fund, with five going to games developers.

A total of 25 awards were issued across a mix of film, TV, animation and games firms, meaning video games represented a fifth of the current wave.

The grants are issued in order to help UK firms in the creative screen industries expand their international activities. While specific awards were not detailed, the grants range between £50,000 and £117,600 and are issued over a three-year period.

In total, over £2.1 million

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