- Workshops with established documentary filmmakers- Professional development courses- Professional filmmaking equipment- Production and post-production space- Co-working space- Mentorship from BDC staff and visiting filmmakers- Opportunities to present their work to the public- Stipend- Peer support
The BDC seeks to identify fellows who:
- Identify racially, culturally or economically with a historically underrepresented population;- Are at least 18 years old;- Live and work in New York City, preferably in the Bronx;- Are not currently students or enrolled in any degree-granting program at the time of the fellowship;- Are not participating in a comparable development, fellowship, or residency program;- Have not written, directed, and/or produced a full-length documentary film that has screened at a national or international film festival.- Are not currently full-time employees or board members of the BDC.
Please have the following ready before you start filling out this form: • Resume or CV • Written essay (no more than 1 page). Please explain why you would be a good fit for this fellowship and describe what you would be excited to learn or experience. • A link to at least one sample of your documentary filmmaking work. Submissions can be of any length, including full-length features, shorts, or webisodes. • Two Professional References Contact Giacomo Francia, Program Manager, with any questions: email@example.com
Applications are due June 15, 2019 by 11:59PM EST.
Application workshop will be held Saturday, June 1st, at 12pm at BDC Annex, 364 East 151st Street, Bronx, NY, 10455.