Film Funding Sources
- Ford Foundation’s Just Films: Advance social justice worldwide through the talent of emerging and established filmmakers. Also coordinates Good Pitch
- Humanity United: Works to build peace, promote justice, and advance human freedom in the areas of the globe where these ideals are challenged most.
- Human Rights First: Promoting inclusion and combating hate crime as a serious human rights violation.
- Independent Television Service (ITVS): Provides funding, production and promotion of independent filmmaking for public television documentaries, narratives, interstitial and children’s programming.
- No Film School: List of Grants
- Sundance Institute Documentary Fund: Supports contemporary-issue nonfiction filmmakers worldwide in the production of cinematic documentaries with human rights themes.
- Sundance Ignite Short Film Challenge: Open to film makers ages 18-25.
- Tribeca Film Institute: Provides funding for filmmakers and promoting film as a medium for self-expression and social action