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Mission Docs In Progress is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which gives individuals the tools to tell stories through documentary film to educ... Learn More


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As it celebrates its 16th anniversary serving the Greater Washington Region, the Catalogue for Philanthropy is proud to honor Docs In Progress. Meet our 2018 Filmmaker in Residence. Get a sneak peek at our next Docs In The City screening. Get a Fellows' perspective on the Full Frame Docume... Ray Whitehouse was one of ten 2018 Docs In Progress Fellows to attend the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. He arrived early on Thursday morni... We are pleased to announce that Docs In Progress will receive renewed funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to support our Docs In The ... Meet the 2018 Fellows, Learn what festivals and filmmakers wish from each other, discover a new opportunity with Peer Pitch. Plus news from our al... Film festivals and filmmakers are mutually dependent, but often misunderstand each other. What do they each wish the other would do more of? Docs In Progress is pleased to announce the selections for the 2018 Docs In Progress Fellowship. As we close out 2017, remember this is the last week to make donations which count towards the 2017 tax year. From Docs In The City to Community Stories, Fall is full at Docs In Progress. Plus news from our alums, upcoming funding deadlines, hot reads, and... Career sustainability in documentary is hard. But it is easy to point the blame at someone else.  Learn More

Upcoming Programs

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801 Wayne AvenueSuite G-100Silver Spring, MD 20910Tel: 301-789-2797 DIRECTIONS TO DOCS IN PROGRESS HEADQUARTERS Docs In Progress is in downtown ... Learn More