Foundation / Corporation
Berkeley Film Foundation (BFF)
05/09/22 12:00 Noon
Grants to California students and filmmakers in eligible regions to create animation films, short dramatic works, and documentaries. Funding is intended to support projects that are already in the production, post-production, or distribution stages. Eligible applicants are East-Bay based emerging and established independent filmmakers whose work combines intellectual clarity with creative use of the medium. For general grants, filmmakers must work or live in Berkeley, Emeryville, Albany, El Cerrito, Richmond, or Oakland. Applicants for student grants must be currently enrolled in a full-time film studies program in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, or Marin.
GrantWatch ID#: 153759
Up to $12,000 for general awards. Up to $5,000 for student awards.
The Saul Zaentz award is $25,000 and The Al Bendich award is $20,000.
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Berkeley FILM Foundation
Saul Zaentz Center
2600 Tenth St, Suite 427
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 705-1481 (office)
USA: California: All applicants must live or work in Berkeley, Emeryville, Albany, El Cerrito, Richmond and Oakland; For students, film studies program must be in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, or Marin.
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