North West Vision was established on 15 April 2002 as one of the 9 Regional Screen Agencies (RSAs) supported and funded by the UK Film Council. Funding is also received from the Northwest Development Agency (NWDA), the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), several northwest local authorities and AGMA (Association of Greater Manchester Authorities). North West Vision is the film, television and moving image development agency for England’s Northwest. We cover Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside and manage the film offices based in Cheshire, Lancashire, Liverpool and Manchester.
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