Do you have a great idea for an interactive storytelling project that focuses on vital social issues, but can't figure out how to fund it? You may very well be in luck.
The Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) is launching a New Media Fund aimed at supporting projects that go beyond normal filmmaking and which tackle crucial social issues. For 2011, the fund will award $750,000 in grants, and $1 million a year for five years afterward. The fund is a partnership between TFI and the Ford Foundation's JustFilms initiative.
According to TFI executive director Beth Janson, the … Read more