FILMMAKERS WITHOUT BORDERS (FWB) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering the next generation of digital storytellers. FWB filmmaking grants provide funding and support for independent filmmakers to share their stories. Funds are available for narrative, documentary, experimental, and new media projects in various stages of production.
FILMMAKERS WITHOUT BORDERS (FWB) supports independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange.
Goals & Objectives
- to empower the next generation of digital storytellers;
- to promote diverse communities and cultures;
- to share unique perspectives and stories;
- to support independent voices from around the world.
Proposed projects should address one of the following themes:
- social justice;
- women’s voices;
- youth voices;
- cultural exchange;
- climate change.
Grants are available for all of the following stages of production:
- Film Festival Applications.
Grants are available for all of the following types of projects:
- Short Film Projects (6-40 minutes)
- Feature Film Projects (90+ minutes)
- New Media Projects (various)