Production Contracts, Forms & Tools​

Included below are various resources, links, contracts and release forms that may prove useful for your research or production activities. Please refer to our disclaimer before making use of any materials provided, and only make use of items that are applicable and relevant to your needs. If you have a document or resource you feel would be useful to other filmmakers, let us know and if we agree, we’ll include it as a community item. Editable templates for cast and crew contracts, crowd release forms and more.


Downloadable Word documents that you can use as guides for your productions.

Talent Consent & Release Form
Crowd Release From
Location Release Form
Storyboard Template
Shot List

Festivals and Film Markets

Useful repositories of some of the UK and international film festivals. Always check the festival’s website for most recent date changes.
UK Film Festivals
Shooting People’s UK film festival overview.
Academy Award Qualifying Festivals
A list of Academy Award Qualifying Film Festivals
BAFTA Qualifying Festivals
A List of BAFTA Qualifying Film Festivals for the British Short Film category