La Bonga, directors Sebastián Pinzón Silva and Canela Reyes
The White Doctor, director Zippy Kimundu
Rebel Hearts, director Pedro Kos

How to Apply

Procedure and Checklist for the Catapult Development Grant:

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Catapult Film Fund accepts applications on a rolling basis. We accept questions 1, 3, and 4 of the Documentary Core Application, in addition to required supplemental questions.

Please review our Guidelines and Eligibility and FAQs in full before applying. If you still have a specific question, please email info (at) and we will be happy to try to answer them. Please include the title of your project on all correspondence with Catapult Film Fund.

To Apply:

Proposal Checklist: