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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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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.  A recent college graduate discovers that there are many routes on the road to becoming a documentary producer. Summer has been busy at Docs In Progress and the wider world of documentary: find out more about our new screening series, what alumni are up to, ... André Perez came to Docs In Progress to progress with a series about trans people of color. This was a crucial time to be in the Washington DC, bo... We are pleased to announce that Docs In Progress will receive funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to support artist services in 2018.   Learn More

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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