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  1. MacArthur Foundation to Expand Support of Documentary Filmmakers through Partner Organizations

    March 11, 2016

    ITVS is a proud partner organization of MacArthur, and is sharing the following announcement originally posted here:Beginning in 2016, the MacArthur Foundation’s Journalism and Media Program will discontinue direct support of individual documentary projects, but will increase its overall support of documentary filmmakers and nonfiction media

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    How to Craft Competitive Work Samples to Get Your Film Funded

    February 2, 2016

    The deadline for Open Call is quickly approaching!  Before every deadline, we offer a series of webinars geared to help filmmakers become stronger applicants. Last week, we held a webinar on creating competitive work samples.  We were joined by two incredibly skilled editors: Aaron Wickenden and Eileen Meyer.  Aaron has had a prolific career as a

  3. Open Call Webinars: How to Craft Work Samples, Treatments, and Budgets that Get Your Film Funded

    June 24, 2015

    In the lead up to the Open Call deadline on August 7th, ITVS is hosting a series of webinars to provide support, insight and tips for upcoming applicants. Creating Competitive Work SamplesLearn how to craft strong work samples that will make your project competitive for Open Call. Watch several successfully funded work samples and ask the filmmakers about

  4. ITVS Receives Funding from MacArthur Foundation to Foster Collaborations Between Journalists and Filmmakers

    February 3, 2015

    ITVS is partnering with news organizations to distribute the videos and experiment with new models of in-depth storytelling, a project supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation to pioneer innovative collaborations between journalists and independent filmmakers.

  5. Everything You Need to Know to Apply to Open Call

    August 4, 2014

    Everything You Need to Know to Apply to Open Call 2014