Women in Film is currently accepting applications for its 2015 Film Finishing Fund.
Projects that are by, for, or about women and have completed 90% of principal photography with a rough cut on hand are eligible to receive up to $25,000 in cash or in-kind grants. This year’s deadline is August 7, and the winners will be announced in November.
Since its founding nearly 30 years ago, WIF’s Finishing Fund has awarded more than $2 million worth of grants to over 170 films. Previous winners include:
–Cynthia Wade’s “Freeheld,” the 2008 Academy Award-winner for Best Documentary Short Subject
–Freida Lee Mock’s “Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision,” the 1994 Academy Award-winner for Best Documentary
–Esther Robinson’s “A Walk Into The Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory,” 2007 Teddy Award Winner at the Berlin Film Festival
–Maryam Keshavarz’s “Circumstance,” the 2011 Sundance Audience Award winner
Women In Film (WIF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting equal opportunities for women, encouraging creative projects by women, and expanding and enhancing portrayals of women in all forms of global media.