2018 GRANT CYCLE

The 2018 BFF Grant Cycle is now open and ends on May 11.
Download applications by clicking below. 

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BFF EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP
Shapeshifting Documentaries: A Toolkit for Filmmakers

Wednesday, May 16th | 2:00–4:00pm
The David Brower Center
2150 Allston Way | Berkeley 94704

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Do you have a new idea for a documentary project that is more collaborative than competitive? Would you like to take advantage of digital platforms, and explore new directions beyond the standard feature film format? Can you imagine other approaches where you can gain new audiences, build community, and see how your work is making a difference? Join us in conversation with our distinguished panelists: Helen De Michiel, jesikah maria ross and Elizabeth Miller joins us via Skype.

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Honorable Tom Bates receives a special award for his service to BFF. click to view

BFF 2016 grant winners honored.
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SCREENINGS: NEW PARKWAY THEATER

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
LIFE INTERRUPTED: telling breast cancer stories
Q & A with film director, Paula Mozen and guests.

lifeinterruptedhomeThis film chronicles the lives and experiences of breast cancer survivors including the filmmaker herself from diagnosis through treatment and life beyond.  These women are confronting a life altering diagnosis and refuse to step down as they respond to their disease process and the rebuilding of their lives with honesty, dignity, humor, and grace.  > Tickets & Info

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