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Grants available for documentary projects [Worldwide]

Grants available for documentary projects [Worldwide]

Deadline: 

January 15, 2011

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 live and work in a developing country, as defined on the DAC list. The fund strives to have a minimum of 18% of the selected projects from countries from the two left columns (Least Developed Countries and Lower Income Countries.)

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