International Grants 2020

Whickers World Foundation

Whickers World Foundation

The Film & TV Funding Award is awarded annually to an emerging filmmaker from anywhere in the world with the most promising pitch for a director-led documentary which fulfils the core criteria detailed below.

Deadline: 30 January

Sundance/Sloan Commissioning Grant & Fellowship

Sundance/Sloan Commissioning Grant & Fellowship

The Sundance Institute Feature Film Program has supported and championed many of the leading independent filmmakers of the past 30 years whose distinctive, singular films have engaged audiences worldwide.

Deadline: 10 February

Sundance Documentary Fund

Sundance Documentary Fund

The Sundance Institute Documentary Fund supports the work of nonfiction filmmakers from around the globe.

Deadline: 17 February

TFI New Media Fund

TFI New Media Fund

Funding and support to non-fiction, social issue media projects which go beyond traditional screens—integrating film with content across media platforms, from video games, apps, social networks and Web. For projects based anywhere in advanced development or beyond.

Deadline: 12 March

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund

As mainstream media moves away from in-depth coverage of domestic and global social issues, documentaries have become an important and much needed tool to draw attention to these contemporary international conflicts.

Deadline: 5 April

Virtual Reality Venture Capital Alliance

Virtual Reality Venture Capital Alliance

We invest in Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed reality startups of any size from anywhere around the world. We meet six times a year with our base of operations out of Beijing and San Francisco.

Deadline: 23 May

Adobe Design Achievment Awards

Adobe Design Achievment Awards

With 6 comprehensive categories, this is a competition for young creators of all disciplines. Enter online using your Behance projects and get ready to launch your career! The Adobe Awards are open to all aspiring young creators who are over the age of 18.

Deadline: 4 June

Women In Film Finishing Fund

Women In Film Finishing Fund

The Women In Film Finishing Fund gives grants to filmmakers working in both short and long formats, in all genres — narrative, documentary, animated and experimental.

Deadline: 30 June

Video Camp Film Fund

Video Camp Film Fund

At Videocamp we believe films can transform reality. In recognising how effectively cinema inspires and encourages reflection, we’ve made supporting film production one of our strategic objectives.

Deadline: 10 July

Upcoming Film Grants in your Mailbox

Never miss the next opportunity to find funding for your film. Once a month you will receive the Film Grants with upcoming deadlines via email with lots of time to apply.



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