Stories are at the heart of the Southern Documentary Fund.
Southern Documentary Fund (SDF) is a trusted partner for veteran, emerging, and first-time documentary producers across our region, helping them direct their lenses and microphones at powerful Southern stories and critical issues.
Master class with Rada Film Group & more
June 1-3, 2018
Doc makers have basic needs. Better budgets. The perfect pitch. Funding success. The right festivals. However the nature of these areas change over time. Get up-to-date information from industry leaders and filmmakers who'll break down best practices of The New Basics of documentary filmmaking. Plus, the award-winning Rada Film Group's Joe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson join us to talk about their careers, films, and more! Register today by clicking below…
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Deadline June, 15th, 2018
If you've got a film project where team leadership reflects the communities whose story is being told, we want to hear from you! Project already underway? Check out the $10,000 Production Grants. Have a great idea but need time to flush it out, research its feasibility or simply make a trailer? Maybe the $5,000 Research and Development grants are a better fit. Filmmakers from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia are eligible.