The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for July Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year.
The four projects up for this week’s Project of the Week are listed below, with descriptions courtesy of the filmmakers. You can vote at the bottom of the page.
The Language of Laughter: Amidst the greatest humanitarian crisis of our time, this is a story about the language—and power—of laughter. In a refugee camp on the Syrian-Jordanian border, this feature documentary explores a unique bond formed between two brave young women.
The Golden Rut: Austin’s finest actor is inspired to take his career up a notch when he falls for a beautiful, independent, business woman. However his plans are derailed when her spicy, eccentric identical twin sister pops into the picture.
Orchestrating Change: The documentary film that tells the inspiring story of Me2/Orchestra, the only classical music organization in the world for people living with mental illness and those who support them.
Trench: Reclusive writer Becky Holt is being stalked in her high-rise apartment, so Samantha Slade, failed stand-up comedian turned fledgling private eye, comes to her aid… for a fee, of course. But will her first case be the death of them?
Voting will end Monday, July 18 at 6 p.m. ET.