The grants will support interactive and feature documentary projects through the Sundance Documentary Fund’s New Fronteir and Native Programs, enable black filmmakers to experiment with non-liner digital storytelling, provide a new stream of grant funds for filmmakers in the U.S. South and “equip social movements with nonfiction short films.”Bay Area Video Coalition, Center for Asian American Media, Latino Public Broadcasting, National Black Programming Consortium, Southern Documentary Fund, Sundance Institute and Working Films.“Together, these seven organizations deepen the pool of people who tell the nation’s stories through documentary, including new media storytelling platforms, formats, and technologies,” said Kathy Im, Director of Journalism and Media at MacArthur, in a statement.
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