The Roy W. Dean Grant for Summer 2017 is now open for entries. Now celebrating its 25th year, the grant seeks independent film projects that are unique and contribute to society. It is open to documentaries, short films, features, and web series. Deadline for entering the grant is June 30th, 2017.
Founded in 1993 by film funding non-profit From the Heart Productions, the Roy W. Dean Grant winner receives $30K in cash film related products, and services to help them complete their film. This includes $3,500 donated by From the Heart, a hard drive from G-Technology, $600.00 for your Free Closed Captioning by NetCaptioning, $1,000 expert post-production consultation for both film and tape projects from colorist Sam Dlugach.
Unique about the grant is that each applicant is able to discuss their film project with a staff or board member of From the Heart. They can get advice on funding, story, distribution or whatever they’d like to discuss. Consultations can be reserved after grant has closed. To apply to the grant, go to http://fromtheheartproductions
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