Tag Archive: Filmmakers

Aug 23

Grants available for documentary projects

Tweet Deadline: 15/01/11 Documentary filmmakers from developing countries can apply for a grant. The Jan Vrijman Fund, sponsored by the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), provides funding for creative documentaries and documentary events in developing countries. The maximum contribution is €15,000 (about US$21,400). Project directors should have the nationality of a developing country and …

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Apr 27

Media That Matters Film Festival calls for entries

Tweet Deadline: 15/07/11 Media That Matters Filmmakers from around the world who focus on social issues can enter a contest. The Media That Matters Film Festival highlights short films on the most important topics of the day for local, global, and online communities with the goal of engaging audiences and inspiring them to take action. …

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Mar 22

UN competition for young filmmakers

Tweet Deadline: 01/07/11 United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Young filmmakers interested in migration and diversity can enter a UN competition. Plural Plus is a youth video festival sponsored by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Filmmakers between the ages of nine and 25 years old are invited …

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Mar 22

Beirut documentary film festival competition open

Tweet Deadline:01/07/11 Beirut International Documentary Festival The Beirut International Documentary Festival called Docudays invites filmmakers, producers and distributors from all over the world to submit their latest productions by July 1, 2011. The 10th edition of Docudays is accepting entries for the 2011 edition. Short, medium and feature-length documentaries made after January 1, 2009 are …

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Sep 28

Women filmmakers invited to Istanbul festival

Tweet Women filmmakers worldwide are invited to the Filmmor Film Festival in Istanbul in March 2011. Filmmakers can also submit works for consideration in a competition. Deadline: November 1. The festival is aimed at increasing the visibility of women filmmakers, increasing the potential for women to express themselves and expanding the exchange of ideas and …

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