News & Announcements
The LEF Foundation is excited to announce 6 Moving Image Fund grants totaling $30,000 in pre-production support to New England-based independent documentary filmmakers. Congratulations to these grantees! Read the full announcement.
On July 28 at 7PM, the LEF-funded film ONE CUT, ONE LIFE, by Ed Pincus and Lucia Small, will screen at the Woods Hole Film Festival! Told from two points of view with vulnerability, intimacy and humor, ONE CUT, ONE LIFE challenges the form of first person documentary while offering a complex story of love, loss, legacy, and the delicacy of capturing the preciousness of life while time is fleeting. Filmmaker Lucia Small will be in attendance. The film screens at the Redfield Auditorium, Redfield Building, WHOI at 86 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA. See the film at Woods Hole.
J.P. Sniadecki's LEF-funded film THE IRON MINISTRY will have its world premiere at the 2014 Locarno Film Festival! More info.
Among several of her other works, Abigail Child's LEF-funded film RIDING THE TIGER: SONGS FROM CAPITALIST CHINA will have its world premiere at the first Fronteira Film Festival in Brazil, which runs from August 30-September 7, 2014. Festival Website. See all upcoming events.
James Demo's LEF-funded film THE PEACEMAKER has received funding from the Sundance Documentary Film Program! Additionally, this week THE PEACEMAKER was announced as one of five documentary films in production to participate in the Second Annual Tribeca Film Institute/A&E IndieFilms Documentary StoryLab. More on Sundance. More on StoryLab.
The DocYard will return to the Brattle Theatre later this year! Stay tuned for future programming! More info.
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