For the purpose of this application, the "Filmmaker" is the person responsible for the IndieGrant, and is who will be receiving any funds awarded.
(Required fields are marked with *)
First Name: *
Last Name: *
Street Address: *
A one or two sentence summary of your film.
What is your documentary about? 500 words max.
What is the director's connection to the subject matter?
Please describe your outreach strategy for your proposed project. How do you plan to reach the largest audience possible?
Why should this project receive IndieGrant funds? *
SAMPLES OF PAST WORK (FOR $13,000 INDIEGRANT ONLY)
Filmmakers applying for a $10,000 IndieGrant may submit up to 10 minutes of past work for the committee to review on Vimeo. If you have longer work or multiple projects that you'd like the committee to review, please edit the most relevant 10 minutes into one Vimeo.
Please provide Vimeo login info in the space below.
Please submit the below budget information to help us understand the size of your project. A 2016 IndieGrants Basic Budget form must also be emailed to [email protected] for your application to be complete. The form can be downloaded from the Indie Memphis website at www.indiememphis.com/indiegrants
Total Cash Income (including IndieGrant request) *
If your Cash Income includes more than the IndieGrant request, how much is actually "in the bank" and how do you plan to raise any additional money you need?
Total In-Kind Income (Value)
TOTAL INCOME (Cash + In-Kind) *
Total Cash Expenses *
Total In-Kind Expenses (Value)
TOTAL EXPENSES (Cash + In-Kind) *
CAST & CREW BIOS
Cast & Crew bios aren't required, but if you already have some (or all) of your team assembled, please tell us about them. Please be brief; don't use any more space than is necessary to tell us about your team.
Are you a resident of Shelby County, DeSoto County, Crittenden County, Marshall County, Tipton County, Mississippi County, or Fayette County ?*
Is this project a Documentary short film? Narrative, animation and experimental projects are not eligible for the Documentary IndieGrant funds. Please see the Narrative IndieGrant for that application.
Can you shoot this entire project in Shelby County, DeSoto County, Crittenden County, Marshall County, Tipton County, Mississippi County, or Fayette County ?? *
Can you complete production by end of December 2019? *