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As the recipient, you will receive a $5,000 grant for the production of your short film.
This is an opportunity to be involved with our company. You will benefit from 40 hours of mentorship with the Wavelength team to be coached on fundraising, pitch materials, production/post-production process and festival strategy.
As your film will be associated with Wavelength Productions, it will also benefit from the name recognition of our company – opening doors for credibility and future projects.
Wavelength’s WAVE Grant is for a short length documentary or narrative film in development. (A film with a running time of 6 to 40 minutes, including all credits)
Applicant must own the copyright of her production and have budgetary and editorial control of her project.
Applicant must be a woman of color.
Applicant must be 18+ years old.
Applicant must be based in the United States and will be required to provide proof of residency.
Student films, feature films, series and engagement/outreach campaigns will not be accepted.
The WAVE Grant is for a first-time female filmmaker of color directing and/or producing a short documentary or narrative. To apply, please submit the following by January 1, 2020. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.
- Treatment/outline of the project (3 paragraphs)
- Proposed budget and schedule
- 2 letters of recommendation
- 1-3 minute video introducing yourself and the project