Note: TCFF Film Fellows are expected to attend specific events during the fest, Wednesday, October 18 - Saturday, October 28.The deadline for application is Wednesday, September 26th and TCFF will notify selected students and school officials around October 1st.
PROGRAM DETAILS:Selected TCFF Film Fellows will have extensive free access to the festival including:• Invitation to Filmmaker Brunch –Festival Lounge, Saturday, October 21• Participation in Educational Workshops & Panels – Sat, 10/21, Sun, 10/22, & Sat, 10/28• Attend Screenings – Pre-selected features, docs, and short blocks at the Showplace ICON Theatre• Invitation to Industry Night – Festival Lounge – Date – TBD• Attend TCFF Film Fellows exclusive "meet and greets" with filmmakers• Invitation to TCFF Closing Night Ceremonies – Festival Lounge• Awarded a Certificate of Completion for attending all required events
Participation is free to the participating faculty, staff, and students. However, TCFF Film Fellows will have to provide their own transportation, lodging, and most meals.
STUDENTS - You can expect to spend ten minutes completing the form portion of the application. There is also an essay component. You may wish to spend more time on this part as our jury places some weight on the insights shared here. You may return to the form at any time.
FACULTY/STAFF - You can expect to spend five minutes. You may return to the form at any time.
SELECTION OF STUDENTS: Students who participate in the TCFF Film Fellows Program come from a variety of backgrounds. For example, students may be well versed in narrative and/or documentary styles, have great knowledge of film history and production, have limited production experience, have a major/minor in film, or are not majoring in film but have an interest in non-fiction work or the potential use of documentary for social change.