News & Announcements
Congratulations to the LEF-funded filmmakers behind the film ONE CUT, ONE LIFE (formerly Elephant in the Room), which will have its world premiere at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival! In the film, directors Ed Pincus and Lucia Small undertake the making of a very personal documentary when one of them is diagnosed with a terminal illness, approaching matters of life and death with profound honesty. More info.
Congratulations to LEF grantee Jane Gillooly, whose film THE SUITCASE OF LOVE AND SHAME has been picked up for non-theatrical distribution by The Cinema Guild! More info.
This April, The Film Society of Lincoln Center's The Art of the Real will feature a number of LEF-funded films, including THE SUITCASE OF LOVE AND SHAME (New York Premiere!) by Jane Gillooly, FOREIGN PARTS by Verena Paravel & J.P. Sniadecki, and SWEETGRASS by Ilisa Barbash and Lucien Castaing-Taylor. FOREIGN PARTS and SWEETGRASS will screen within a special program, Focus on the Sensory Ethnography Lab, presented in collaboration with the 2014 Whitney Biennial. More info.
The Fledgling Fund has awarded LEF grantees Banker White and Anna Fitch a Film and Creative Media grant to support the outreach and engagement campaign for their film THE GENIUS OF MARIAN. Congratulations to these grantees! More info.
The Moving Image Fund deadline for production and post-production Letters of Inquiry has passed, on January 24. Notifications will be sent out during the first week of March. Our next deadline is June 6, for pre-production grant applications. More info.
On Monday, March 10, The DocYard will present FIRST COUSIN ONCE REMOVED at the Brattle Theatre, with director Alan Berliner in person for Q&A! More info.
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