Opportunities

Opportunities

Supporting the Production of Native Content

Each year, Vision Maker Media awards over $500,000 in production contracts to independent producers and public television stations to produce programming by and about Native Americans for use by PBS stations. Funding can be for production, completion, or research & development. Learn more about Vision Maker Media funding opportunities:

There are many opportunities for filmmakers to succeed. In an effort to support filmmakers, Vision Maker Media collects and provides a number of available opportunities for funding, training, jobs, internships, festival deadlines and more.

The LA SKINS FEST will celebrate filmmakers whose original works are distinguished and offer a new voice in cinema. Films accepted in the festival will be eligible for the competition and prizes from our corporate sponsors.

The Big Sky Documentary Film Festival is now open for submissions, seeking documentary film entries in consideration for the 17th annual event in February 2020. The festival accepts submissions of non-fiction films of all forms, lengths, subject matters and genres.

The following films can be submitted to the festival (no form necessary):

feature films
live short subjects
documentary films (long and short)
music videos
animated films

Kinetoscope VR brings together innovators to explore virtual reality as an emerging art form.

Celebrating its 44th annual, the San Francisco based festival has become a trusted guide to contemporary Native American life.

MovieMaker Magazine just announced their list of the 50 film festivals worth the entry fee in 2018. Check it out by following the link below.
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