Film Funding

FilmDaily Funding Newsletter

FilmDaily Funding Newsletter

Receive the free FilmDaily upcoming film grants delivered to your mailbox once a month. Film funding is available to filmmakers anywhere in the world, with lots of time to apply.

5 Important Tools To Raise Film Finance

5 Important Tools To Raise Film Finance

The film proposal, film business plan and film revenue projections templates are comprehensive documents to plan your film as a successful business. This step-by-step guide will show you how to raise film funding and make money for investors.

Film Grants Download

Film Grants Download

Download the list of the Upcoming Film Grants for the next 6 months to your computer. Keep track on who you applied to and which categories are coming up next.

List is in Excel format for you easily to keep notes.

Best Film Grants for African Filmmakers

Best Film Grants for African Filmmakers

Great list for filmmakers to find funding in Africa. Submit your project to international grants that specifically fund African film. It's easy, just see the grants's requirements and then enter the documents they require to fund your film.

How to make money by shooting a video on your phone

How to make money by shooting a video on your phone

To make a video on a phone has never been easier. Here we show you how to shoot a video in one shot without editing or software and you can upload it directly to YouTube in one go. First things first, you would like to make money for your video, so this is the plan:

How to write a good proposal for funding

This document is intended as a brief outline of what makes a good proposal. There is no single way to do it and the most important questions you need to answer are: What is this film about? Why am I going to make it?

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Documentary Fund Proposal Checklist

The film proposal and business plan acquaints the reader to the subject, advising why the topic is interesting and why such a film is needed now. Explain any contemporary social or global relevance for the topic.

Packaging and Funding Documentaries

Get funding before you start. It's fine to start pre-production without funding, so put together your sizzle reel, see how your subjects present themselves on camera and capture material needed for your film.

The path of a film proposal when you make a grant application

The path of a film proposal when you make a grant application

Once proposals are received, they are either advanced or rejected in a three-phase process that takes up to five months. First, remember, grantors or investors are usually under a deadline to read and make a decision on something that should never be judged: your art.