In the Grant Writing Master Class, IDA's Program Officer Dana Merwin outlines the multi-faceted grant-writing process for documentary projects. From the Fiscal Sponsorship program, which has supported documentary production and post-production for nearly 30 years, to the specialized funding of...
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May 17, 2016
Editor's Note: This article is adapted from the fourth edition of Sheila Curran Bernard's Documentary Storytelling: Creative Nonfiction on Screen (
July 2, 2003
Theater begins alone, a seed in the mind of a playwright, nourished by imagination until a script is born. Many caretakers—actors, directors,
September 21, 2003
A review of Alan Rosenthal's 'Writing, Directing, and Producing Documentary Films and Videos' (Third Edition)
October 31, 2004
Not so long ago, before the introduction of videotape, almost all documentary films made in England were shot on 16mm, and scriptwriting was
February 1, 2013
The Creative Recognition Awards honor creative achievement in documentary filmmaking. Recognizing contributions in cinematography, editing, use of
'Photographic Memory' opens October 12 in New York City through First Run Features.
May 7, 2012
There was plenty to look forward to at the 11th Tribeca Film Festival . More than 30 documentaries played in competition and non-competition sections