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Background: UK Film Council was set up in 2000 by Labour Government as a public fund to promote and develop the film industry in UK. It ws funded from various sources, including the National Lottery (which was pointed in the logo). In 2010 the government coalition announced the Council to be closed, and unfortunately, this happened on 31st March 2011.

1st Logo UK Film Council (2003)

: The vertical crack opens in the screen, and the name slides out in both directions, surrounded by blue rays. The "UK FILM" goes left and "COUNCIL" slides right. Then the glow fades.

FX/SFX: The logo slides out. Sometimes nothing.

Music/Sounds: None.

Availability: Rare. Was seen on Bodysong and Intermission.

Scare Factor: None.

2nd Logo

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: First, the National Lottery "Awarding funds from" sign appears on the bottom of the screen. Then the vertical crack opens in the middle and blue rays beam to the sides. The name slides from the crack like in the previous logo, only "UK" part is added. After this, the blue glow fades and the crack closes to the small mark.

FX/SFX: The blue glow and words slide.

  • On some trailers, the lottery mark appears next to the logo (as seen on the second picture).
  • During the first year, the Awarding funds from The National Lottery disclaimer was not seen.

Music/Sounds: None.

Availability: Common.

Scare Factor: None.

3rd Logo UK Film Council (2011)

: Same as the second logo with improved effects and the letters in 3D. The blue flash do not disappear but retain until the logo fades.

FX/SFX: Same as the 2nd logo.

Music/Sounds: Silent.

Availability: Uncommon for its short life-span, and no more current. Was seen on Horrid Henry: The Movie. Succeeded with the British Film Institute logo.

Scare Factor: None.

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