CLOSR is a new programme of Personal and Network Development for Director/Producer/Writer parents and Carers in the English Regions.

Supported by Creative England, Directors UK, PACT and WGGB.


Raising Films' CLOSR (Closer to Home) is a groundbreaking pilot offering 36 participants 

  • 12 weeks of online group
  • 1-2-1 development training with a coach delivered at family-friendly times
  • A further 10 weeks of self-directed project and network development

The programme runs 1st May – 13th October 2017.

Successful applicants will be asked to contribute just £100 towards the cost of the programme after Creative England subsidies. Hardship grants are also available through the generous support of Directors UK, PACT and WGGB.

More information can be found on Raising Films. Guidelines and application form can be found in the free-to-join Raising Films Members area.

The deadline has now passed for Closr applications.