Crip Camp - Audience Award, Sundance 2020
A Thousand Cuts - Sundance Film Festival 2020
I Carry You With Me - Audience Award, Sundance 2020
Once Upon a Time in Venezuela - Sundance 2020
Us Kids - Sundance 2020
Welcome to Chechnya - Special Jury Award for Editing, Sundance 2020
Through the Night - Tribeca 2020
Simple As Water - Tribeca 2020
Pray Away - Tribeca 2020

Catapult Film Fund

Catapult Film Fund provides development funding to documentary filmmakers who have a compelling story to tell, have secured access to their story, and are ready to shoot and edit a piece for production fundraising purposes. Our mission is to enable filmmakers to develop their films to the next level at a moment where funding is hard to find.

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Fri August 14

Announcing our new grantees!

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Tue June 30

Welcome to Chechnya on HBO

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Fri June 12

Ringside on Showtime

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Thu June 11

Docs about race in America

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