Category Archives: documentary

Initiative for diversity in investigative reporting on social justice seeks candidates

The Fund for Investigative Journalism (FIJ) and the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University are accepting applications for a project designed to broaden opportunities for diverse journalists in independent investigative reporting.The initiative invites applications that will enhance opportunities for investigative reporting on social … Continue reading

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NPR Kroc fellowships open

Recent graduates interested in public radio journalism can apply for a one-year fellowship with National Public Radio (NPR). The NPR Kroc Fellowship will train three fellows in public radio journalism – writing, reporting, producing and editing, for both radio and … Continue reading

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Film festival on immigration open

Filmmakers worldwide can participate in this festival. The Festival of Migrant Film, organized by the Slovenian Philantropy, is accepting entries. The festival will take place June 16 to 19, 2016 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The festival will accept both documentary and feature … Continue reading

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Documentary film festival seeks entries

Filmmakers from around the world can participate in this festival. The Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival, a member and co-founder of the Doc Alliance, will be held Oct. 27 to Nov. 1, in Jihlava, Czech Republic. The event will feature … Continue reading

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Documentary fund seeks entries

http://ijnet.org/opportunities/documentary-fund-seeks-entries-worldwide Documentarians whose work deals with social issues can apply for grants. The Bertha BRITDOC Connect Fund supports smart, strategic outreach campaigns for independent documentary films. Grants are available for completed or almost completed films on social issues. Examples of funded support … Continue reading

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Film festival on human rights seeks entries

Documentarians who have made a feature-length or short film on the theme of human rights can submit their work. The Paris Human Rights International Film Festival is accepting submissions for its 2015 program. All films must have been produced after Jan. 1, … Continue reading

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Arab and Mediterranean film festival accepting submissions

Filmmakers and documentarians from the Arab world whose feature-length projects were produced in the last five years can submit their work to the festival. The Arab and Mediterranean Film Festival of Catalonia seeks films from Arab countries to participate in this … Continue reading

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Deadline extended: BBC documentary festival in MENA region

Filmmakers and documentarians who have completed projects about the revolutions in the Arab world can submit their work to a festival. BBC Arabic, in conjunction with the British Council, organizes a new film and documentary festival in London. The Aan Korb … Continue reading

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Documentary film contest open

Filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit their work to an international film competition. The International Documentary Film Festival Flahertiana, is accepting entries for its 2014 contest. The festival, named in honor of American filmmaker Robert J. Flaherty, will … Continue reading

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Documentary fund accepting entries

Documentary journalists can apply for a grant ranging from GBP5,000-50,000 (US$8,225-$82,250). The Bertha BRITDOC Fund for Journalism is an international film fund dedicated to supporting long-form feature documentaries of a journalistic nature. The fund seeks films that break stories, expose … Continue reading

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