Black Public Media seeks documentary projects [US]

Posted on Sep 11, 2023 in Environmental Reporting

Documentarians based in the United States can submit projects and compete for cash prizes.

Black Public Media seeks feature-length documentaries and shorts that are currently in research and development, pre-production, production or post-production. Projects must focus on climate stories

Projects must present the voice of the Black community as it relates to the changing environment.

Proposals should present a compelling story, show a clear understanding of the subject, and detail an original and creative stylistic approach designed to illuminate the issues, spark conversation and point to equitable solutions for the current crises. 

One US$30,000 award, five US$40,000 awards and one US$150,000 award will be given for outstanding projects.

The deadline is Sept. 25.