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Grantee Spotlight: Sundance Institute Announces 2016 Time Warner Foundation Fellows

Aug. 9, 2016

On Tuesday afternoon, Sundance Institute announced the incoming cohort of Time Warner Foundation Fellowship honorees.  These twelve outstanding filmmakers represent the promise of independent film’s rich and diverse future. “We are very proud of our groundbreaking partnership with the Sundance Institute,” said Lisa Garcia Quiroz, President, Time Warner Foundation.  “Together, ... Read More


Grantee Spotlight: Second Stage Uptown Debuts Lucy Teitler's "Engagements"

Jul. 11, 2016

Founded in 2002, Second Stage Theatre's 2ST Uptown is committed to developing and producing new works of diverse, early-career playwrights. Through 2ST Uptown, new plays are introduced for the American Theatre, elevating the voices of a new generation.

This summer season opens with the New York Premiere of Lucy Teitler’s dark comedy for the Instagram-age, “Engagements.”  ... Read More


Grantee Spotlight: The 2016 NALIP Media Summit Begins with Latino Lens Showcase

Jun. 23, 2016

On Thursday, June 23rd, National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) kicked off its 2016 Media Summit, NALIP's annual gathering of Latinos in media. The Latino Lens Showcase kicked off the annual summit, and featured the work of three outstanding filmmakers: Maru Buendia-Senties (Windows), Rebecca Murga (One Halloween), and Alvaro Ron (... Read More


Grantee Spotlight: Film Independent’s 2016 Documentary Lab Participants Announced

Jun. 10, 2016

Time Warner Foundation grantee Film Independent has announced their new slate of 2016 Documentary Lab participants. This program highlights our shared commitment to nonfiction storytellers who create powerful documentaries for film festivals, cinemas and home audiences around the world.

The Documentary Lab is an intensive five-week program designed to help filmmakers who are currently... Read More


Grantee Spotlight: IFP Announces 10 Narrative Projects for the 2016 IFP Filmmakers Labs

Jun. 3, 2016

This month Time Warner Foundation grantee Independent Filmmaker Project announced ten narrative projects selected for the 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual fellowship program that has supported first-time feature directors for over ten years. With more than 100+ first-feature filmmakers supported, IFP labs frequently produce critically acclaimed stories that go on to make their mark on th... Read More