Partners & Funders

Thanks to our partners!

Container is based in Bristol and born out of a long-term collaboration between Watershed’s Pervasive Media Studio – the heart of creative technology R&D in the city – and UWE Bristol’s Creative Economies Lab.

Container is part of two research and development programmes – Bristol+Bath Creative R+D and MyWorld – which are funded by the AHRC Creative Industries Clusters Programme and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Strength in Places Fund respectively.

A project of

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Funded by

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A Collaboration Between

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Watershed champions engagement, imagination and ingenuity, working locally, nationally and globally from its home in Bristol, UK.

Watershed has three cinemas, the Pervasive Media Studio and a café & bar.