The project which receives the most votes for Project of the Month will get a reported feature story about their project on Indiewire. From there, they will be in the running for Project of the Year.
Below are the five projects up for the prize. Click on the film title to learn more about each project (descriptions courtesy of the filmmakers):
Plan B: An older woman is confronted with Death in the shape of her ex-boyfriend.
The Ghost of Peter Sellers: A comedy genius, a ‘hot’ young director and a 17th Century pirate comedy…What could possibly go wrong?
The Planters: A dark comedy about a reclusive telemarketer who befriends a homeless woman with multiple personalities.
The Boy from Mushin: The story of Bisi Alimi, who put his life on the line when he came out as gay live on Nigerian national television.
The Dreams of Rene Sendam: A psychological horror film following a lonely poet who sabotages his most precious relationships as his fantasy world overtakes his reality.