Human Rights 2023
The Foundation awards a grant aimed at young filmmakers born and living in Africa, Asia or Latin America who want to direct a film in the language of their choice that respects the aims of the Foundation.
|AXS Film Fund
AXS Lab provides funding to documentary filmmakers and nonfiction new media creators of color with disabilities.
|CrossCurrents Doc Funds
The CrossCurrents Fund is an international fund for filmmakers who are members of or have a deep connection to the underrepresented and marginalized community.
|Filmmakers Without Borders
Filmmakers Without Borders supports independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives.
|Humanities for All
Humanities for All is a grant program that supports projects from Californians, encourages greater public participation in humanities programming, particularly by new and/or underserved audiences.
|Just Films Ford Foundation
The Ford Foundation seeks to reduce inequality in all of its forms, and artist-driven documentary and emerging media projects are crucial to this effort.
|Movies that Matter
We offer a start-up grant for new human rights film festivals / events and an impact grant for existing events that want to increase their impact or want to add new activities to their programmes.
The Fund supports the realisation of minority co-production feature films, long animated films and documentaries.
|NEH Media Production Grant
The Media Projects program supports the development, production, and distribution documentary film that engage general audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways.
|Redford Center Grants
Redford Center Grants supports environmental filmmakers and frontline stories that drive solutions for people and the planet, providing the hope necessary for audiences to feel ready to engage in addressing our environmental crises.
|SFFILM Rainin Grant
The program is open to filmmakers in the US and internationally who can commit to spending time developing the film in San Francisco.
|Sundance Institute Documentary Fund
The Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program (DFP) prioritizes support for independent nonfiction films with budgets under $1,000,000 USD.
|Vision Maker Public Media Fund
Vision Maker Media funds Native American and Alaska Native media at all stages of development.