Documentary Fundraising

Description: Making a documentary is thrilling, but let's face it: Raising funds is hard. Whether you're piecing together funds from different sources or have one big funder for your project, it's all fair game. So, what's your funding strategy?

During this session, we will be delving into the various sources of funding available to documentary filmmakers. We will be exploring the pros and cons of each funding source, including individual donors, government funding, private foundations, and corporate sponsorships. By understanding the different options available, you will be better equipped to determine which funding sources are the most suitable for your project. Get ready to learn about the ins and outs of each funding source and come away with a deeper understanding of the fundraising landscape for your film.


Adele Schmidt