The Rogovy Foundation is proud to announce an increase in its annual Miller / Packan Film Funding. Awarded bi-annually, the Fund awards grants totaling $200,000 to between six and twelve documentary film projects per year. The next Winter open call ends November 15th, and the Summer open call ends June 15th.
The Foundation funds projects that are transformational, with enlightening narratives and inspiring characters. It supports documentary film as an instrument for change, delivering greater knowledge, compassion and awareness. The Fund is financed through the Rogovy Foundation.
The Miller / Packan Film Fund provides grants to feature-length non-fiction projects that address social issues and inspire others. The Fund supports filmmaking in advanced development (up to $10,000), production and post-production stages (up to $25,000).
The fund seeks projects that open our eyes through a strong premise, critical thinking, detailed analysis and competing views.
Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis, with Award winners announced in January and June. Applications for the Winter Awards must be received by November 15th.
Subject Categories / Areas of Interest:
At the highest level, the Fund’s subject categories are Education, the Environment and Civics.
They look for quality film-making comprised of inspiring characters, a fascinating story, a strong visual style, tight editing and generally high production values. They seek projects that open our eyes through a strong premise, critical thinking, detailed analysis and competing views.