How to apply

Filmmakers and scriptwriters can send in their proposals for assessment. Proposals will be seen by film professionals who will give feedback in writing, through the Bhutan Film Trust within two months after receiving the proposal. international potential is a must!

Please read the guideline for application prior to submitting your proposal. Submit your proposal online at, mention subject as: BFT Application. You need not submit a hard copy. The application should be completed in English.

Download Bhutan Film Trust Application Form July 2015


  • applicant should be a Bhutanese national
  • applicant should have produced and released a film during the last three years in Bhutan within one year of completion
  • the film should be within 45 to 60 minutes
  • feature films, animation, documentaries, and TV series
  • film must have English subtitles or English language
  • the producer has to bear 60% of the total production costs and other costs