Cortona On The Move

On The Move Photo Contest: Cash Awards

visit site Deadline: May 31, 2015 “The contest, which is organised in partnership with Consorzio Vino Chianti (Chianti winegrowers syndicate), is devoted to photographic projects based around a central theme of happiness. Projects may be submitted for the competition from April 16th until the closing date of May 31st. The winning project will be chosen […]

Good Pitch Chicago 2015

Event: Good Pitch Chicago, May 5th, 2015

visit site Event Date: May 5th, 2015 Location: Thalia Hall, Chicago You can take part in this event as an audience participant, or by applying to pitch your film live “Good Pitch Chicago is an event that will bring together documentary filmmakers with foundations, NGOs, campaigners, philanthropists, policy makers, brands and media around leading social […]

Aaron Siskind Foundation grant

Aaron Siskind Individual Photographer’s Fellowship Grant

visit site Deadline: May 29th, 2015 “The Aaron Siskind Foundation is offering a limited number of Individual Photographer’s Fellowship grants of up to $10,000 each, for artists working in photography and photo-based art. Recipients will be determined by a panel of distinguished guest judges on the basis of artistic excellence, accomplishment to date, and the […]

Indiewire: 9 tips for film festivals

9 tips For Success At Film Festivals, From Indiewire

Check them out at Indiewire. “As the director of The Portland Film Festival, I was recently invited to speak on a panel with other festival organizers called, “Maximizing Your Film’s Success on the Festival Circuit.” To prepare my presentation, I reached out to colleagues from other festivals to ask for their tips on how filmmakers […]

Breakthrough British Journal of Photography

BJP Breakthrough Photography Award, For Students, Recent Grads

visit site Deadline: May 8th, 2015 (GMT) “British Journal of Photography is proud to announce our inaugural BJP Breakthrough Awards, a prestigious photography award singularly capable of connecting the next generation of photographers with the established photography industry. We are inviting photographers on undergraduate courses, and within 5 years of graduating (including current MA students), […]

Rockefeller Bellagio Residency

Rockefeller Foundation Residency in Bellagio, Italy

visit site Deadline: May 1, 2015 “The Bellagio Center Resident Fellows Program offers academics, artists, and writers a serene setting conducive to focused, goal-oriented work, and the unparalleled opportunity to establish new connections with fellow residents from a stimulating array of disciplines and geographies. The Bellagio community generates new knowledge to solve some of the […]

Druid Underground Film Festival

Underground Druid Film Festival: Not too late to submit!

visit site Late Deadline: April 10, 2015 Last Minute Deadline: May 10, 2015 “Showcasing the best in subversive cinema from around the world since 2006, The Druid Underground Film Festival is the only non-regional underground film festival in North America. From all-night gallery screenings in LA to the most celebrated art house theaters of Manhattan, […]

Lensculture Earth15 Awards

Inaugural LensCulture Earth Awards: photo contest call for entries

visit site Deadline: April 30, 2015 “The inaugural LensCulture Earth Awards is our first call for photography focused on the planet. We are awarding $25,000 in cash grants as well as video projections at international photo festivals, visibility with LensCulture Insiders, a Printed Annual and more. From artful and conceptual examinations of our diverse relationships […]

Focus Photo LA

Focus Photo LA: call for entries

visit site Deadline: April 19th, 2015 “For 24 years photo l.a. has celebrated and brought together the photography and arts community. It is with this mission in mind that we have presented a photo competition with our partners, The Icon and Fine Art Solutions to help provide emerging and mid career artists/photographers opportunities to broaden […]