Incubator offers grants for short documentaries [Worldwide]

Posted on Jul 22, 2021 in Multimedia Journalism

Emerging documentary filmmakers around the world can apply for a US$25,000 grant.

The International Documentary Association (IDA) + XRM Media Incubator is offering grants to filmmakers working on short character-driven vérité documentaries.  The Incubator is a fund and mentorship program, providing production and post-production grants to filmmakers.

Eligible documentaries must be completed by November 2022.

The finished documentary must be 40 minutes or less and either in the production or post-production phase.

A proposal is required.

Three filmmakers will be awarded with a US$25,000 grant.

The deadline is Aug. 2.