The QCinema Completion Fund

for Independent Films

QCinema Completion Fund

QCinema Completion Fund

The QCinema Completion Fund for Independent Films

Deadline of submission: October 23, 2020, 5PM.

The QCinema Completion Fund aims to help independent films which were forced to halt its production and post-production during the pandemic lockdown.

The QCinema Completion Fund will give three grants to independent feature films which were either in principal photography or post-production when the lockdown was implemented.


  1. The project proponent can either be the director or the producer, Filipino citizen, of legal age;
  2. The project proponent must complete a QCinema Completion Fund application form;
  3. The project proponent must attach a project proposal, with synopsis, director’s statement, cast and crew list, line item budget, and post production timetable;
  4. Project proponent must submit a download link to the film’s picture lock final edit in MP4 file format;
  5. The film should not have a total budget of more than ₱6M to qualify for the grant;
  6. The film should not be produced by any local film festival;
  7. The film’s principal photography should have started not earlier than 2019;
  8. The final film must be completed by 2021 and shall have its Philippine Premiere on QCinema in 2021;
  9. Shortlisted projects will be invited to an online pitch;
  10. Deadline of submission is October 23, 2020, 5:00 PM;
  11. The three selected projects will be announced during QCinema 2020.