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Mon December 10
2018

Two Catapult grantees win at the 34th Annual International Documentary Association Awards. Congratulations to the filmmakers! 🎉👏🏆

Wild Wild Country - Best Limited Series The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros - Pare Lorentz Award

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Sun December 2
2018

Congratulations to the Catapult grantees headed to the 2019 Sundance Film Festival! 🎉

Always in Season (Jackie Olive) American Factory (Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert, & Julie Parker Benello) Hail Satan? (Penny Lane & Gabriel Sedgwick) Midnight Family (Luke Lorentzen, Kellen Quinn, Daniela Alatorre, & Elena Fortes)

indiewire.com

Sat December 1
2018

Congratulations to Life Overtakes Me dirs. Kris Samuelson and John Haptas! The 5th Catapult-supported film headed to the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. 🎉

sundance.org

Fri November 30
2018

📢 Just announced! The latest 2018 grantees 🎉 Ghost Wives, The Girl with Seven Names, Tour Guide, Untitled Criminal Justice / High School Project, and Untitled Parkland Project. Read more about these fascinating projects, updates from Catapult-supported films, and what the team has been up to 👇

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Fri November 30
2018

Thu November 29
2018

As The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros screens across Spain, directors Robert Bahar and Almudena Carracedo reflect on the film’s impact and the change in discourse around the country’s history.

newsweek.com

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Thu November 29
2018

Thu November 29
2018

☃️Happy Holidays and Season’s Greetings from Catapult Film Fund ❄️

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Mon November 26
2018

Thu November 22
2018

Mon November 19
2018

Thu November 15
2018

“…she takes into her own hands the very notion of being watched — and with a level of boldness we’d all do well to emulate.” Assia Boundaoui’s The Feeling of Being Watched screening at the Arab American National Museum

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Wed November 14
2018

Tue November 13
2018

Mon November 12
2018

Tue November 6
2018

You could say it’s a very important day for Ilhan Omar for Congress, the subject of Catapult-funded Time For Ilhan! ✍️🇺🇲️

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Tue November 6
2018

Mon November 5
2018

Mon November 5
2018

Grit: The Documentary is screening at DOC NYC 11/11 & 11/14! 🎟️👀

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Fri November 2
2018

Catapult grantees Mayor (David Osit), Through the Night (Loira Limbal), and Charm City (Marilyn Ness), awarded the Sundance Institute Documentary Fund and Stories of Change grants! 👏🎉

realscreen.com

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Thu November 1
2018

Wed October 31
2018

Wed October 31
2018

Tue October 30
2018

“While it must have been tempting for those involved to release some of the shocking material at various points in those six years, its impact and news value is greater by being presented as a whole story of that period of filming.” - The Oslo Diaries in The Guardian

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Mon October 29
2018

Tue October 23
2018

Tue October 23
2018

Tue October 23
2018

DOC NYC announces “40 under 40” and we are proud to see so many Catapult grantees on the list! Congrats to Assia Boundaoui, Lyric R Cabral, Jessica Devaney, Sara Dosa, Maxim Pozdorovkin, Danielle Varga, and Farihah Zaman 🎉👏

realscreen.com

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Mon October 22
2018

“We’re asking for truth and justice. It’s all we have left.” The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros will screen in London before heading to home to Spain.

theguardian.com

Fri October 19
2018

Thu October 18
2018

Thu October 18
2018

Thu October 18
2018

Wed October 17
2018

Wed October 17
2018

Tue October 16
2018

Tue October 16
2018

“Hope and triumph lie in the fact that the victims will not stay silent as little by little, public pressure begins to force changes.” The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros continues to screen at festivals around the globe!

santafenewmexican.com

Mon October 15
2018

Mon October 15
2018

Mon October 15
2018

Thu October 11
2018

Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film for 2018” Assia Boundaoui brings 👁️‍🗨️ The Feeling of Being Watched home to the Chicago International Film Festival 📽️

chicagoreader.com

Wed October 10
2018

Wed October 10
2018

Mon October 8
2018

Sat October 6
2018

Catapult talks development funding at the International Documentary Association’s Getting Real ‘18!

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Fri October 5
2018

Fri October 5
2018

Thu October 4
2018

Time For Ilhan dir. Norah Shapiro is a part of the ‘Film Fatales’ organization where female (nonbinary and transgender welcome too) directors come together for support, compassion, collaboration 💪🎬

startribune.com

Thu October 4
2018

Wed October 3
2018

Wed October 3
2018

California? It’s complicated - almost 40 million people and 40 million stories. California Humanities invites proposals for the 2018 California Documentary Project (CDP) grant program that tell stories from every corner of the state and that explore California in all its complexity. Apply now for development and production grants for your short, podcast, web series, feature (and more)!

calhum.org

Tue October 2
2018

Tue October 2
2018

🙌 Proud to see four Catapult supported projects at the Mill Valley Film Festival! Congrats to Charm City, Grit: The Documentary, The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros, and Time For Ilhan. See you in the North Bay! 📽️

mvff.com

Mon October 1
2018

Wed September 26
2018

Catapult co-founders Lisa Kleiner Chanoff & Bonni Cohen and grantees Michèle Stephenson & Robert Bahar Get Real at the International Documentary Association #docsgetreal

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Tue September 25
2018

If you missed the Sundance 2018 premiere, “The Oslo Diaries” is now on HBO. Not to be missed.

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Tue September 25
2018

Mon September 24
2018

Thu September 20
2018

Wed September 19
2018

Tue September 18
2018

Tue September 18
2018

Mon September 17
2018

Mon September 17
2018

Thu September 13
2018

🇸🇱 ️WeOwnTV’s Survivors heads to the Camden International Film Festival! Screening Sept 15th 🎟️

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Tue September 11
2018

Wondering what to watch? 🤔 The The New York Times suggests Catapult supported The Oslo Diaries! Airing on HBO on Thursday.

nytimes.com

Tue September 11
2018

Mon September 10
2018

The International Documentary Association will screen Catapult grantees Charm City and The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros as part of the 2018 Documentary Screening Series. 🎟️📽️

hollywoodreporter.com

Mon September 10
2018

Thu September 6
2018

Wed September 5
2018

“If you want to understand why peace failed and what happened, you have to look at these three years of the Oslo Accords,” Mor Loushy & Daniel Sivan’s “The Oslo Diaries” premieres 9/13 on HBO.

jewishjournal.com

Wed August 29
2018

Tue August 28
2018

Tue August 28
2018

Mon August 27
2018

Mon August 27
2018

Mon August 27
2018

Thu August 23
2018

Wed August 22
2018

“The Oslo Diaries is a striking document, mixing never-before-seen footage shot by the negotiators themselves and current reflections from participants”

villagevoice.com

Mon August 20
2018

ITVS Diversity Development Fund offers producers of color up to $25,000 in research and development funding to develop a documentary for public television. See below for details!

itvs.org

Mon August 20
2018

Mon August 20
2018

Thu August 16
2018

Wed August 15
2018

Mon August 13
2018

Wed August 8
2018

Mon August 6
2018

Mon August 6
2018

Mon August 6
2018

Fri August 3
2018

The Feeling of Being Watched 👁️‍🗨️ will screen at BlackStar Film Festival 8/5! Catch dir. Assia Boundaoui speak on the panel Revert the Gaze: The Relationship Between Surveillance and Film in Communities of Color 👀

whyy.org

Fri August 3
2018

Thu August 2
2018

Congratulations to all the wonderful projects receiving Fork Films support including four Catapult supported projects: “The Rashomon Effect” (Directed by Lyric R Cabral) “Crip Camp” (Directed by Nicole Newnham Malarkey & Jim LeBrecht) “Going to Mars: The Nikki Giovanni Project” (Directed by Michèle Stephenson & Joe Brewster) and “Syrian Families Film” (Directed by Megan Mylan) Thank you Fork Films!

deadline.com

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Thu August 2
2018

Wed August 1
2018

🎥The Oslo Diaries screened at the Jerusalem Film Festival 🇮🇱️

haaretz.com

Mon July 30
2018

Fri July 27
2018

Congratulations to all the wonderful films and filmmakers honored yesterday with an Emmy nomination — with a special Catapult nod to “Vegas Baby” (Amanda Micheli) “Solitary: Inside Red Onion State Prison” (Kristi Jacobson) and “Unlocking the Cage” (DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus), and “Wild Wild Country” (Maclain Way and Chapman Way). It is an honor to support your important work.

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Thu July 26
2018

Thu July 26
2018

Wed July 25
2018

Thrilled to see Catapult Film Fund grantee Jason Dasilva’s How Healthcare Makes Disability a Trap part of The New York Times Op-Docs!

nytimes.com

Mon July 23
2018

Tue July 17
2018

Mon July 16
2018

Mon July 16
2018

Mon July 16
2018

Fri July 13
2018

Thu July 12
2018

Thu July 12
2018

Tue July 10
2018

Fri July 6
2018

Excited to see Catapult Film Fund supported “Crip Camp” (James LeBrecht, Nicole Newnham, and Andy Gersh) head to the Sundance Documentary Edit and Story Lab to work with an incredible lineup of mentors. Congratulations to all the filmmakers!

screendaily.com

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Thu July 5
2018

Tue July 3
2018

Tue July 3
2018

Mon July 2
2018

Welcome to The Academy, Catapult grantees! Francisco Bello, Katy Chevigny, Sara Dosa, Tony Gerber, Jim LeBrecht, Ivy Meeropol, Siam Mo, and Marco Williams

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Mon July 2
2018

👀 Watch Ask the Sexpert, now on Amazon Prime!

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Tue June 26
2018

Mon June 25
2018

Click here for all the latest Catapult Film Fund news - including the latest cohort of grantees!

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Fri June 22
2018

Mon June 18
2018

Catapult grantees The Force and Tig (Tig Notaro) featured in the best docs on Netflix! 👀💻

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Fri June 15
2018

Fri June 15
2018

Thu June 14
2018

Great review of The Silence of Others in the Screen International, currently screening at Sheffield Doc/Fest.

screendaily.com

Thu June 14
2018

Thu June 14
2018

Catapult grantee Elephant Path Film 🐘 premieres at San Francisco IndieFest’s Doc Fest at Roxie Theater. 🙌🎉

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Thu June 14
2018

Wed June 13
2018

Wed June 13
2018

The Silence of Others wins the Grand Jury prize at Sheffield Doc/Fest and أمل - Amal takes home the Youth Jury Award. Congrats to the teams! 🎉🏆

screendaily.com

Wed June 13
2018

Congrats to Elephant Path Film on their world premiere at San Francisco IndieFest’s Doc Fest! 👏🎉🐘

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Wed June 13
2018

Hailed by the The Irish Times 📰 “Wild Wild Country is an excellently-paced real crime documentary…” 👏

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Tue June 12
2018

Tue June 12
2018

Tue June 12
2018

Tue June 12
2018

“Who and what controls surveillance? Why are certain people chosen to be surveilled? What are the psychological impacts of being surveilled?” Assia Boundaoui, dir. of The Feeling of Being Watched 👁️‍🗨️ discusses the film at the Storytellers’ Institute of John B. Moore Documentary Studies Collaborative - MDOCS

timesunion.com

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Mon June 11
2018

Screening at Sheffield Doc/Fest, The Silence of Others “…chronicles the fight for justice as well as the search for the stolen children and the 100,000 bodies still thought to lie in unmarked civil war graves.” -The Guardian

theguardian.com

Mon June 11
2018

Mon June 11
2018

🐘Elephant Path Film director Todd McGrain chats with Eat Drink Films 🔊

eatdrinkfilms.com

Fri June 8
2018

Wed June 6
2018

Tue June 5
2018

Mon June 4
2018

Thu May 31
2018

Thu May 31
2018

Tue May 29
2018

Tue May 29
2018

Tue May 22
2018

Tue May 22
2018

Tue May 22
2018

Congratulations to Catapult Grantee Penny Lane who will receive this year’s SF DocFest Non-Fiction Vanguard Award Screening & Reception.

“Her filmmaking is pushing boundaries and is redefining what people think documentary is.”

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Mon May 21
2018

“As a documentary filmmaker it was a dream come true”. How Chapman & Maclain Way stumbled across the story of Rajneeshpuram and brought it to the big screen in Wild Wild Country 📽️

abc.net.au

Mon May 21
2018

Catapult grantee Luke Griswold-Tergis of “Pleistocene Park” is re-introducing large herbivores to the tundra to help slow the acceleration of global warming caused by permafrost melt. Fascinating read! 🐂❄️

newsminer.com

Mon May 21
2018

Congratulations Catapult Grantees! 👏🎉 “Untitled Religious Activism Documentary​” (Penny Lane) “Mississippi Red” (Kelly Duane de la Vega & Jessica Anthony) “Midnight Family​” (Luke Lorentzen, Kellen Quinn, Daniela Alatorre, & Elena Fortes)

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Fri May 18
2018

Thu May 17
2018

Thu May 17
2018

Thu May 17
2018

Tue May 15
2018

Tue May 15
2018

Mon May 14
2018

Mon May 14
2018

Mon May 14
2018

Thu May 10
2018

Wed May 9
2018

Wed May 9
2018

Assia Boundaoui of The Feeling of Being Watched, talks with No Film School about keeping filmmakers and subjects safe 🔊

nofilmschool.com

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Tue May 8
2018

Tue May 8
2018

👏 It was a very good year at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival - The Silence of Others & The Oslo Diaries

northernstars.ca

Tue May 8
2018

The Silence of Others is a Top Ten Audience Favorite at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival! Congrats!

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Tue May 8
2018

Tue May 8
2018

Tue May 8
2018

Mon May 7
2018

Mon May 7
2018

Great review of Grit in POV Magazine “…sure to be one of the great eco docs of 2018.”

povmagazine.com

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Mon May 7
2018

Fri May 4
2018

Fri May 4
2018

Thu May 3
2018

Thu May 3
2018

Thu May 3
2018

Thu May 3
2018

Wed May 2
2018

Wed May 2
2018

Wed May 2
2018

Wed May 2
2018

Wed May 2
2018

Proud to be supporting Sunset and the Mockingbird, the love story of jazz legend Junior Mance and Gloria Clayborne Mance. As he loses his identity to dementia, she reckons with her own.

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Tue May 1
2018

Tue May 1
2018

Screening at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival today and tomorrow, the Oslo Diaries goes behind the scenes of the secret negotiations between Israeli and Palestinian leaders in the early 1990s.

cjnews.com

Mon April 30
2018

Mon April 30
2018

Mon April 30
2018

There’s a new detective agency in Dallas, run by three exonerated men who all spent decades in prison. Their mission: to free other innocent people still behind bars. True Conviction airs on Independent Lens PBS tonight! 📺 Congrats to the team!

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Sat April 28
2018

Fri April 27
2018

The Silence of Others dir. Almudena Carracedo talks with Women & Hollywood as they get ready to screen at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema for their North American Premiere! 👏🇨🇦️

blog.womenandhollywood.com

Fri April 27
2018

The Feeling of Being Watched team kicking off Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival last night! Congrats! 🎉👏

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Fri April 27
2018

Fri April 27
2018

Thu April 26
2018

Thu April 26
2018

“Why did this happen and why is this likely still happening?”
-dir. Assia Boundaoui

The Feeling of Being Watched, which screened at Tribeca and heads to Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, uncovered one of the largest counterterrorism investigations in United States history.

colorlines.com

Wed April 25
2018

Wed April 25
2018

Wed April 25
2018

Wed April 25
2018

Tue April 24
2018

Tue April 24
2018

Tue April 24
2018

Excited to read about Catapult grantee All We’ve Lost in the Billings Gazette 📰

Winner of the best pitch at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, the team is headed to the edit room! 👌🎞️

billingsgazette.com

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Tue April 24
2018

Nearly half of the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival’s line up include women directed films about women and Time For Ilhan is one of them! 🙌🎟️

theglobeandmail.com

Mon April 23
2018

Charm City …“captures the beauty of the cityscape in the daytime, or the eerie effects of police lights flashing across faces and facades in the night.” - The Hollywood Reporter Screening this week at the Tribeca Film Festival. 🌃

hollywoodreporter.com

Mon April 23
2018

Mon April 23
2018

Mon April 23
2018

What is it like to be under constant surveillance? Assia Boundaoui digs to the heart of their experiences and the reason behind it in The Feeling of Being Watched 👁️‍🗨️ screening this week at the Tribeca Film Festival. 🎟️🎥

nybooks.com

Sat April 21
2018

🙌Standing ovation at the Time For Ilhan premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival! Huge congrats to Norah Shapiro, Jennifer Steinman Sternin, Jen Bradwell, Representative Ilhan Omar & the whole team! 👏

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Fri April 20
2018

Fri April 20
2018

Thu April 19
2018

Thu April 19
2018

Wed April 18
2018

Wed April 18
2018

Wed April 18
2018

Wed April 18
2018

“The only way to find good movies at Tribeca is to watch them.” The New York Times has watched and The Feeling of Being Watched is what they recommend 👍👍

nytimes.com

Tue April 17
2018

Tue April 17
2018

Tue April 17
2018

Six Catapult grantees are headed to Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival! 🇨🇦

أمل - Amal (Mohamed Siam) 4/29 6:45pm Isabel Bader Theatre 4/30 3:30pm Isabel Bader Theatre 5/6 10:15am TIFF Bell Lightbox 2

The Feeling of Being Watched (Assia Boundaoui & Jessica Devaney) 4/26 8:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 2 4/27 12:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 1 5/4 9:15pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 2

Grit (Cynthia Wade, Sasha Friedlander, Tracie Holder & Matthew Syrett) 4/30 8:30pm Scotiabank Theatre 4 5/2 12:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 5/6 10:00am Isabel Bader Theatre

Oslo Diaries (Mor Loushy, Daniel Sivan, Ina Fichman & Hilla Medalia) 5/1 9:00pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 1 5/2 12:30pm Isabel Bader Theatre

The Silence of Others (Almudena Carracedo Robert Bahar) 4/27 6:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 2 4/28 12:30pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 5/5 11:45am Scotiabank Theatre 3

Time For Ilhan (Norah Shapiro, Jennifer Steinman Sternin, Chris Newberry) 5/2 6:00pm Scotiabank Theatre 7 5/4 9:00pm TIFF Bell Lightbox 3 5/6 12:45pm Aga Khan Museum

Get your 🎟️https://www.hotdocs.ca/p/hot-docs-festivalep=1

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Mon April 16
2018

Mon April 16
2018

Mon April 16
2018

Saturday Night Live parodies the Wild Wild Country trailer. Catch all 6 episodes on Netflix if you haven’t already!

hollywoodreporter.com

Mon April 16
2018

Thu April 12
2018

“It’s important because it’s a story of hope and inspiration…” -Norah Shapiro, dir. of Time For Ilhan, which heads to Tribeca for its premiere! We can’t wait to see it on the big screen, congrats to the team!

minnpost.com

Wed April 11
2018

Now open for submissions! Firelight Media’s Documentary Lab, headed by Loira Limbal, supports racially and ethnically underrepresented communities. Past grantees include Catapult-funded The Feeling of Being Watched, premiering at Tribeca.

firelightmedia.tv

Wed April 11
2018

Tue April 10
2018

The Tribeca Film Festival kicks off on April 18th! Catch screenings of Catapult Film Fund grantees:

Charm City (Marilyn Ness & Katy Chevigny, Big Mouth Productions) 4/22 6:30 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-5 4/23 8:15 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4 4/24 8:00 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 6 4/27 5:30 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4

The Feeling of Being Watched (Assia Boundaoui & Jessica Devaney) 4/21 6:45 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 2 4/22 7:30 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 3 4/25 5:45 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-3 4/26 5:00 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 6 4/29 6:00 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-10

Time For Ilhan (Norah Shapiro & Jennifer Steinman) 4/21 3:30 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 8 4/22 8:15 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4 4/23 3:45 PM Cinépolis Chelsea 8 4/27 8:15 PM Regal Cinemas Battery Park 11-6

tribecafilm.com

Mon April 9
2018

After giving a winning pitch at the Hot Docs Forum, The Feeling of Being Watched will premiere at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival!

nowtoronto.com

Thu April 5
2018

Wed April 4
2018

The SFFILM’s International Film Festival kicks off tonight! Be sure to catch Catapult grantee City of the Sun by Rati Oneli.

Schedule, films, and tickets here: www.sffilm.org

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Wed April 4
2018

Tue April 3
2018

Tue April 3
2018

Mon April 2
2018

Sun April 1
2018

Thu March 29
2018

City of the Sun - a film by Rati Oneli is coming to SFFILM’s International Film Festival! It will screen at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts April 5th, 6th, and 12th. Don’t miss this stunning documentary. 🙌📽️

sffilm.org

Thu March 29
2018

Sun March 25
2018

Sat March 24
2018

Fri March 23
2018

Thu March 22
2018

Thu March 22
2018

Catapult grantees Riotsville, USA and How to Rob Banks for Dummies head to Copenhagen with their works-in-progress to present at CPH:DOX’s Forum!

cphdox.dk

Wed March 21
2018

The International Documentary Association has awarded their Elevate Grant to two emerging women filmmakers of color. Congratulations to Catapult grantees Loira Limbal & Jackie Olive! Excited to see the continued support of your important stories.

essence.com

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Wed March 21
2018

Tue March 20
2018

Tue March 20
2018

The Feeling of Being Watched documentary film is headed to Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival for its international premiere! Congrats to the team!

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Mon March 19
2018

Sun March 18
2018

Wed March 14
2018

Three Catapult supported films are headed to Tribeca! Congratulations to the filmmakers of Charm City, The Feeling of Being Watched documentary film, and Time For Ilhan!

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Tue March 13
2018

Tue March 13
2018

Tue March 13
2018

Fri March 9
2018

Thu March 8
2018

Huge congratulations to 3 Catapult Film Fund grantees premiering their films at Tribeca 2018; CHARM CITY (directed by Marilyn Ness Produced by Katy Chevigny) THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED (directed by Assia Boundaoui. Produced by Jessica Devaney) and TIME FOR ILHAN (directed by Norah Shapiro. Produced by Jennifer Steinman Sternin, Chris Newberry). Bravo to all.

variety.com

Mon March 5
2018

Mon March 5
2018

Sun March 4
2018

Time to submit your applications for the Catapult Film Fund/SFFILM Documentary Fellowship! Due tomorrow by 5pm PST.

sffilm.org

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Fri March 2
2018

Check out the trailer for WILD, WILD COUNTY below. With the six, hourlong episodes hitting Netflix on March 16th definitely get ready to binge watch this amazing documentary — you won’t believe what you’re watching actually happened.

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Fri March 2
2018

Thu March 1
2018

Wed February 28
2018

AMAL and THE OSLO DIARIES are headed to Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival! 🎥 🇨🇦️

boxoffice.hotdocs.ca

Tue February 27
2018

The Rough Cut Retreat returns this summer to the Carey Institute for Global Good with our partners, True/False Film Fest! Join this fantastic group of mentors and filmmakers for discussions and feedback as you move your documentary into the final cut. Applications due by March 25th.

roughcutretreat.org

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Mon February 26
2018

Mon February 26
2018

Thu February 22
2018

Thrilled to see Loira Limbals’ “Through the Night” selected as part of Chicken and Egg Pictures 2018 Accelerator Lab. What an honor to be amongst such a dynamic group - thank you Chicken & Egg!

blog.womenandhollywood.com

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Tue February 20
2018

Mon February 19
2018

2018 Berlin International Film Festival premiere! Congratulations to the team behind THE SILENCE OF OTHERS filmmakers Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar and is exec produced by Pedro and Agustin Almodovar.

screendaily.com

Fri February 16
2018

Mon February 12
2018

Tonight on HBO Documentary Films, watch Catapult supported Atomic Homefront “shine a light on the lasting toxic effects nuclear waste can have on communities”.

hbo.com

Thu February 1
2018

Thu February 1
2018

Mon January 29
2018

Sat January 27
2018

Wed January 24
2018

Screening in its entirety at the Sundance Film Festival, Wild, Wild Country has viewers “…dying to know what happens next and is more wild and out there than any piece of fiction.” Also coming to Netflix 3/16!

parkcitymag.com

Mon January 22
2018

Mon January 22
2018

Incredible news: 6 Catapult supported projects are receiving IDA grants with all three Pare Lorentz Documentary Fund grantees going to Catapult supported films! Congratulations to the teams of Crip Camp, Going to Mars: The Nikki Giovanni Project​ , When We Walk​, Life Overtakes Me, The Rashomon Effect & Untitled Ramona S. Diaz Film.

variety.com

Mon January 22
2018

THE OSLSO DIARIES has it’s world premiere Sunday in the Sundance Film Festival’s World Documentary section. The doc uses never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews with key players — including the last on-camera conversation with former Israeli president Shimon Peres. Congratulations!

deadline.com

Mon January 22
2018

Sun January 21
2018

Fri January 19
2018

Fri January 19
2018

Tue January 16
2018

Mon January 15
2018

HBO has announced its documentary slate for the first half of 2018, including “Atomic Homefront” from Rebecca Cammisa. Such an honor to be included in such an incredible cohort of important films. Thank you HBO!

variety.com

Mon January 8
2018

Catapult Film Fund grantees at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival!

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Sun January 7
2018

Sun January 7
2018

Exciting news! Showtime will broadcast the Chelsea Manning Documentary ‘XY Chelsea’ later in 2018! Proud to be an early supporter of this important work.

hollywoodreporter.com

Sun January 7
2018

Thu January 4
2018

Thu January 4
2018

Thu January 4
2018

Happy New Year! 2018 promises to be a great year for documentaries if this list is any indication! Looking forward to seeing “The Oslo Diaries” at the Sundance Film Festival.

filmschoolrejects.com

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Wed January 3
2018

Thu December 21
2017

Tue December 5
2017

Thank you Sundance! Thrilled to see two Catapult Film Fund grantees selected for Sundance Film Festival 2018. Congratulations to WILD, WILD COUNTRY (Directors: Chapman Way, Maclain Way, Producer: Juliana Lembi) and THE OSLO DIARIES (Directors and screenwriters: Mor Loushy, Daniel Sivan, Producers: Hilla Medalia, Ina Fichman). It is an honor to be included in this incredible slate of films.

sundance.org

Wed November 22
2017

Congratulations to Catapult Film Fund grantee Ramona Diaz for her Spirit Award nomination for Best Documentary Feature her incredible film “Motherland”!

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Thu November 16
2017

Thrilled to see CAMERAPERSON and WEINER on this list of “61 Best Documentaries of All Time”. What an honor to be part of such an awe inspiring group of non-fiction films.

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Thu November 16
2017

Thu November 16
2017

Siam Mo’s Amal kicked off IDFA last night and Catapult is excited to head to Amsterdam to cheer on fellow grant recipients Ask the Sexpert, City of the Sun, and When God Sleeps with live performance by Shahin Najafi. See you there!

idfa.nl

Thu November 16
2017

Wed November 15
2017

Sat November 11
2017

Sat November 11
2017

Fri November 10
2017

Mon November 6
2017

Excited to partner with SFFILM in supporting documentary filmmakers with the new SFFILM Catapult Documentary Fellowship! Accepting applications from filmmakers across the US beginning in January.

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Mon November 6
2017

Thu November 2
2017

Thu November 2
2017

Excited to announce new grantees, awards, events, and screenings in the latest Catapult Film Fund newsletter!

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Thu October 26
2017

LA friends, don’t miss ATOMIC HOMEFRONT in theaters in Los Angeles this week and their wonderful LA Times review below.

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Fri October 20
2017

Congratulations to all the first grantees of the IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund – especially CHARM CITY (Director Marilyn Ness; Producers Katy Chevigny and Julie Goldman) and THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED (Director Assia Boundaoui; Producer Jessica Devaney) Thank you IDA for all the incredible work you do.

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Thu October 19
2017

San Francisco friends don’t miss this incredible opportunity to join IDA & ITVS for a special Master Class with celebrated Director Dawn Porter. This Saturday 10/21 at 10AM. Please RSVP via IDA website.

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Tue October 17
2017

Congratulations to ASK THE SEXPERT, winner of the 2017 New Orleans Film Festival Best Documentary Feature!

nola.com

Tue October 17
2017

Sun October 15
2017

“A new documentary focuses on a 91-year-old doctor as the unlikely hero who is saving Indians from wrong or poor knowledge about sex.” Congrats to the ASK THE SEXPERT team!

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Thu October 12
2017

If you’re in LA on Tuesday, 10/24/17 don’t miss ATOMIC HOMEFRONT An HBO Documentary Films Release at 7:30pm at The Landmark (10850 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA) Includes a post-film conversation with Director/Producer Rebecca Cammisa, Producer Jim Freydberg and Special Guests.

documentary.org

Tue October 10
2017

If you’re headed to the Cambridge Film Festival, don’t miss ASK THE SEXPERT. “Director Vaishali Sinha brilliantly captures Dr. Watsa’s treasured personality with compassion and humour”. Screenings 10/24 & 10/26

film-news.co.uk

Sat October 7
2017

Wed October 4
2017

Thu September 28
2017

What an incredible new slate of projects from Sundance. We are honored to see 10 Catapult Film Fund grantees on the list. Congratulations to all. Looking forward to seeing your important work. Thank you Sundance!!

sundance.org

Thu September 21
2017

Congratulations to all six grantees - especially the two Catapult supported projects The Feeling of Being Watched (Assia Boundaoui, director/producer; Jessica Devaney, producer) and Midnight Family (Luke Lorentzen, director; Kellen Quinn, producer).

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Fri September 15
2017

Tue September 12
2017

Tue September 12
2017

Friends! NIGHT SCHOOL will have its National TV premiere tonight (Tuesday, 9/12) on PBS. Check your local listings for times. Not to be missed!

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Tue September 12
2017

Mon September 11
2017

Thu September 7
2017

Tue September 5
2017

Sun September 3
2017

Wed August 30
2017

Sat August 26
2017

Fri August 25
2017

Check out an interview with the filmmakers of “The Reagan Show” in Vogue. Don’t miss the broadcast premiere on CNN Monday, Sept. 4 at 8p ET!

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Thu August 24
2017

Wed August 9
2017

Congratulations to Catapult Film Fund grantee “The Feeling of Being Watched”. What an honor to be selected for the 2017 Gucci Tribeca Documentary Grant.

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Wed August 2
2017

We had a fantastic time with the True/False Film Fest crew at the Rough Cut Retreat last week. Big thanks to all the filmmakers who participated! Excited for your next steps with your films.

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Fri July 21
2017

It’s such an honor to have two Catapult Film Fund supported projects in this outstanding line-up. Congratulations to CAMERAPERSON and WEINER for being selected among the ‘Best Documentaries of the 21st Century”!

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Wed July 19
2017

Wed July 19
2017

Sat July 15
2017

Proud to support Rebecca Cammisa’s new documentary, “Atomic Homefront” which airs on HBO in early 2018.

stltoday.com

Fri June 16
2017

Thu June 15
2017

Wed June 14
2017

Congratulations to Rati Oneli for CITY OF THE SUN winner if the Art Doc prize at 2017 Sheffield Doc Festival!

screendaily.com

Thu June 8
2017

Special congratulations to Jacqueline Olive (director) “Always in Season” and Marilyn Ness (director), Don Bernier (editor) “Charm City” for their selection to the Sundance Institute annual Documentary Edit and Story Labs.

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Thu June 8
2017

Starting June 9th - if you are in NYC do not miss IFC Screening of #NIGHTSCHOOL - a truly incredible film.

IFC 323 6th Ave, New York, NY 10014

Friday, June 9th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Saturday, June 10th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Sunday, June 11th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Monday, June 12th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Tuesday, June 13th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Wednesday, June 14th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00 Thursday, June 15th – 12:25, 2:10, 4:05, 6:00

TICKETS AVAILABLE: http://www.ifccenter.com/films/night-school/

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Wed May 31
2017

Congratulations to the MOTHERLAND team. This incredible film will be released theatrically in the summer via The Film Collaborative, and will have its television premiere on PBS’s POV series in the fall. Not to miss!

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Tue May 30
2017

Thu May 25
2017

Wed May 17
2017

Mon May 15
2017

Mon May 15
2017

Thu May 11
2017

Documentary filmmakers - The deadline to apply to #IFPFILMWEEK is Tuesday, May 23rd! Recent film alum include CAMERAPERSON, HOOLIGAN SPARROW, OBIT, PRESENTING PRINCESS SHAW, and many, many more! We look forward to hearing your story!

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Fri May 5
2017

FILM SUBMISSIONS: http://straightjacketguerrillafilmfestival.com/ Straight-Jacket Guerrilla Film Festival, 2017 is now open for Feature Film submissions and Music Videos. It’s FREE to submit till June 3rd. To submit your work for the 2017 Festival’s consideration, simply email us a YouTube link to your Feature film (must be over 70min in length) or to your Music Video (must be for a gigging band). Please also include your production info, bio, website and film synopsis to: ants-productions@hotmail.co.uk Submission Deadline is June 3rd, 2017 **DIY Culture

straightjacketguerrillafilmfestival.com

Thu May 4
2017

Apply for post-production funding today! Deadline June 2.

sffilm.org

Wed May 3
2017

Sat April 29
2017

Sat April 29
2017

Sat April 29
2017

Thu April 27
2017

Wed April 26
2017

Wed April 26
2017

Fri April 21
2017

Thu April 20
2017

Tue April 18
2017

Only one more day…! Congratulations to TRUE CONVICTION, WHEN GOD SLEEPS and THE REAGAN SHOW.

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Tue April 18
2017

Mon April 17
2017

Mon April 17
2017

Fri April 14
2017

Mon April 3
2017

Mon April 3
2017

Fri March 31
2017

Fri March 31
2017

Wed March 29
2017

Wed March 29
2017

Posted by our very own Bonni Cohen Shenk…: “Trailer hit today for our new film, An Inconvenient Sequel. Timing is terribly ironic as today Trump began his dismantling of Obama’s clean power plan. Movie is out July 28th.” So proud!

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Sat March 25
2017

Wed March 22
2017

Wise words from a brilliant Catapult Film Fund grantee! “Listening and being empathetic and respectful has gotten me Jeff Sessions as the enforcer of civil rights laws.” Go, Dawn Porter!

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Mon March 20
2017

Thu March 16
2017

Tue March 14
2017

ONLY 9 DAYS LEFT TO APPLY to the Rough Cut Retreat! Launched in 2016, the Rough Cut Retreat unites filmmakers and mentors in a supportive and engaged atmosphere with the goal of moving films from a rough to fine cut. Rough Cut Retreat will take place July 23rd-27th at Gedney Farm in New Marlborough, Massachusetts. Apply by March 23rd! For more info visit roughcutretreat.org

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Mon March 13
2017

Fri March 10
2017

Thu March 9
2017

Wed March 8
2017

We’re accepting submissions for the Rough Cut Retreat! Launched in 2016, the Rough Cut Retreat unites filmmakers and mentors in a supportive and engaged atmosphere with the goal of moving films from a rough to fine cut. Rough Cut Retreat will take place July 23rd-27th at Gedney Farm in New Marlborough, Massachusetts. Apply by March 23rd! For more info visit roughcutretreat.org

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Fri March 3
2017

Fri March 3
2017

Thrilled announce that three Catapult Film Fund supported films will have their world premiere at Tribeca 2017 (THE REAGAN SHOW, directed by Pacho Velez and Sierra Pettengill, TRUE CONVICTION, directed by Jamie Meltzer and WHEN GOD SLEEPS, directed and written by Till Schauder). Congratulations to all the filmmaking teams.

tribecafilm.com

Sun February 19
2017

Sun February 19
2017

Sun February 19
2017

Sat February 18
2017

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Wed February 8
2017

Tue February 7
2017

Tue February 7
2017

Sat February 4
2017

Don’t miss the broadcast premiere of SOLITARY on HBO MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 10PM ET/PT.

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Mon January 30
2017

Fri January 27
2017

Fri January 27
2017

Thu January 26
2017

Tue January 24
2017

Don’t miss Catapult Film Fund grantee Ramona Diaz’ new Op-Doc. Her feature-length documentary on the same subject MOTHERLAND premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Screenings continue through this weekend.

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Tue January 24
2017

Mon January 23
2017

Mon January 23
2017

Mon January 23
2017

Catapult’s Lisa Kleiner Chanoff and director Peter Nicks at the Sundance 2017 premiere of THE FORCE. Congratulations!

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Wed January 18
2017

Congratulations to the team of MA LIANG’S TIME MACHINE (S. Leo Chiang, Yang Sun, Jean Tsien and Nick Fraser).

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Thu January 12
2017

Thu January 12
2017

Thu January 12
2017

Congratulations to team of CAMERAPERSON (Director Kirstin Johnson Producer Marilyn Ness) for winning Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking at Cinema Eye Honors. Bravo!

filmmakermagazine.com

Wed January 11
2017

Wed January 11
2017

Congratulations to THE FORCE (Director Peter Nicks) and MOTHERLAND (Director Ramona Diaz) for being selected to premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2017. We will see you in Park City!

sundance.org

Wed January 11
2017

Mon January 9
2017

Sat January 7
2017

Sat December 17
2016

Sat December 10
2016

Sat December 10
2016

Sat December 10
2016

Congratulations to Nels Bangerter who nabbed IDA’s 2016 “Best Editing” award for his work on the Catapult Film Fund supported film CAMERAPERSON. Bravo to all the winners!

indiewire.com

Wed December 7
2016

Tue December 6
2016

Wed November 30
2016

What an incredible line-up. Thrilled that two Catapult Film Fund films will premiere at Sundance 2017. Congratulations to THE FORCE (Director Pete Nicks) and MOTHERLAND (Director Ramona Diaz) and all the other wonderful films in competition this year. Bravo!

sundance.org

Wed November 30
2016

Wed November 23
2016

So proud of the wildly talented Catapult Film Fund grantees who are nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. Here’s to you Kirsten Johnson for CAMERAPERSON and Kristi Jacobson for SOLITARY. Congratulations to all the nominees.

hollywoodreporter.com

Fri November 18
2016

Congratulations to the winners of Women in Film Finishing Fund grant – especially the Catapulted Film Fund supported film MUDFLOW (by Cynthia Wade and Sasha Friedlander). Excited to see all of this wonderful work.

deadline.com

Thu November 17
2016

Thu November 17
2016

Sun November 13
2016

Fri November 11
2016

Thu November 10
2016

Check out this fascinating interview with WEINER director Josh Kriegman. Catapult Film Fund is proud to support your important work!

hollywoodreporter.com

Thu November 10
2016

If you’re in Pittsburgh on Nov 16 be sure to check out the Catapult Film Fund supported “The Freedom to Marry” by Eddie Rosenstein.

pghcitypaper.com

Sat November 5
2016

If you’re in Boston on Nov 11 be sure to check out Eddie Rosenstein’s “The Freedom to Marry” (Coolidge Corner Theatre) as part of the Boston Jewish Film Festival!

bostonglobe.com

Thu November 3
2016

“The Healing Blues” A film by Ted Efremoff documenting the Healing Blues film, a cooperative community film between Greensboro College, The Interactive Resource Center and area musicians to raise awareness about homelessness and raise money to support homelessness outreach. The film tells the stories of people experiencing homelessness from their perspective, and they were a part of the writing process were given songwriting credit, and were compensated for their time. https://youtu.be/gEZ6db3keCY

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Tue November 1
2016

Great news! Three Catapult supported films are nominees in the 32 Annual IDA Documentary Awards (Extremis, Cameraperson and Weiner). It’s an honor to be included on such a dynamic list of films. Thank you IDA!

documentary.org

Tue November 1
2016

Thu October 27
2016

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced 10 documentary shorts for the 2016 shortlist. Thrilled to see Catapult Film Fund supported “EXTREMIS” included on such an extraordinary list. Thank you to the Academy for such a prestigious honor and congratulations to all the nominees.

variety.com

Thu October 27
2016

If you are in LA on Nov 2 don’t miss the final installment of DocuClub LA in 2016 with a screening of the Catapult Film Fund supported “True Conviction” by director Jamie Meltzer and editor Jeff Gilbert.

documentary.org

Mon October 24
2016

Thu October 20
2016

Wed October 19
2016

Wed October 19
2016

Excited to see FOUR Catapult supported films on the list of best documentaries so far in 2016. Congratulations to UNLOCKING THE CAGE, TRAPPED, WEINER, and CAMERAPERSON and to all the other fabulous films. It’s an honor to be part of such dynamic group.

thrillist.com

Tue October 18
2016

Excited to announce that five Catapult Film Fund supported films have just been selected for the IDFA 2016 Forum! Congratulations to ALL ABOUT AMAL, CHINESE FACTORY, ONE BULLET AFGHANISTAN, THE OSLO DIARIES, and STATE .v SHUAI and all the other wonderful films. It’s an honor to be a part of such a dynamic group of films.

idfa.nl

Thu October 13
2016

Excited to see 5 Catapult Film Fund supported films selected for DOC NYC 2016. Congratulations to “The Freedom To Marry” (Eddie Rosenstein) “The Ballad of Fred Hersch” (Carrie Lozano/Charlotte Lagarde) “Cameraperson” (Kirsten Johnson) “Trapped” (Dawn Porter) “Weiner” (Josh Kriegman/Elyse Steinberg) and all the wonderful films selected!

indiewire.com