Film/Video – Feature Films

The Feature Film Program at the Sundance Institute

Screenwriting and Filmmaking Laboratories, held each year at
Sundance, Utah, are designed to offer emerging screenwriters and directors
the opportunity to develop new work, offering a uniquely creative environment
under the concentrated guidance of veteran writers and filmmakers.

The Feature Film Program at the Sundance Institute
5900 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone: (310) 360-1981
Fax: (310) 360-1969
Website: (Sign up for updates at this link)

Independent Feature Project

A wide variety of funding programs for members ($85-$100/year) at each of its locales: New York, Seattle, Phoenix, Minnesota, and Chicago. All sites can be reached through the main web address at:

Other contact info:
68 Jay Street Room 425
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel: (212) 465-8200
Fax: (212) 465-8525

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

The Academy’s Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting is an international screenwriting competition established to identify and encourage talented new screenwriters. Up to five fellowships of $35,000 are awarded annually.

Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting
The Academy Foundation
1313 N. Vine Street
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (310) 247-3031
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