Friday, January 23, 2015

Film Grant For Woman Directors & casting call

Film Grant for Woman Directors. If you'd like to support me on my journey and be part of my team as mentoring director, producer let me know. I am always open for cast & crew. Writers with great stories are welcome for both TV & Film. Must be low budget and genre based.

The state of things for female directors in Hollywood may be looking bleak, but one organization is looking to make a difference on the indie side. Check out a candidate female director who placed Top 50 in the Project Green Light contest:
The San Francisco Film Society has just launched the SFFS Women Filmmaker Fellowship, a new suite of services that will support female writer/directors working on their second or third narrative feature with financial backing, programs and events, mentorship services, industry connections and more.
If you'd like to be part of our group please submit todayFirst Feature Hollywood Group accepting TV & film scripts and actor submissions: We are scouting for a genre film or fan based film. (TV script just let me know) Cast & Crew who want to be part of the group. Email: subject heading role (actor or producer) First Feature Group. submissions; jobsmh@ live dot com  Actors cut/copy paste a photo into the body of text. Do not send attachments. Please list the characters you play well, TV/film credits, training and experience. We do not look at attachments or links only.  If you are a director or producer please contact us.
Backed by the Kenneth Rainin Foundation and facilitated by SFFS' Filmmaker360, this fellowship will provide direct assistance to an underserved group of storytellers and help build sustainable careers for women filmmakers everywhere. Also, the fellowship will give priority to projects in the under-represented genres of sci-fi, comedy, action, thriller and horror.
Participants in the SFFS Women Filmmaker Fellowship must working on a second or third English-language narrative feature screenplay budgeted at no more than $3 million. Fellows must also have had a previous film premiere at a major international festival.
Applications will open in winter 2016. The fellowships will take place from April to October each year, overlapping with the Film Society’s San Francisco International Film Festival (April 23–May 7). Program support includes:
•     A $25,000–$40,000 cash grant, which must be used for living expenses. Individual amounts depend on place of residence and estimated travel costs to participate in Bay Area fellowship components.
•     Placement in FilmHouse Residency program and access to all FilmHouse programs and activities.
•     One-on-one consultation with film industry experts from the Bay Area and beyond regarding casting, 
financing, budgeting, legal issues, distribution and other relevant topics.
•     Weekly one-on-one consultation services provided by Filmmaker360 staff, with feedback on screenplays, verbal pitch strategies and written materials such as synopsis and treatment.
•     Presentations and networking opportunities with Bay Area narrative filmmakers.
•     Expenses covered for one 3-day networking trip with a Filmmaker360 staff member from San Francisco to Los Angeles, for meetings with established industry professionals.
Actors cut/copy paste a photo into the body of text. Do not send attachments. Please list the characters you play well, TV/film credits, training and experience.  If you are a director or producer please contact us. I work in distribution so if it is well done that works in our favor. Email with subject heading: actor (producer) feature film group  jobsmh @  You must be in LA or the state we shoot in. We are submitting to festivals and grants. It will be Non Union unless we get enough money to be SAG Ultra Low Budget. Seeking great DP, editors, sound, light, crew & cast that wants to work hard & propel their career to the next level. Money raised will go to equipment, crew and festival submissions first. 
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