By Inkoo Kang | Women and Hollywood March 17, 2014 at 1:00PM
Women in Film is currently accepting applications for its Film Finishing Fund.
Projects that are by, for, or about women and have completed 90% of principal photography with a rough cut on hand are eligible to receive up to $15,000 in cash, in-kind, and/or consultation grants. This year's deadline is June 6 and the winners announced in October 2014.
Since its founding nearly 30 years ago, WIF's Finishing Fund has awarded more than $2 million worth of grants to over 170 films. Previous winners include
--Cynthia Wade's Freeheld, the 2008 Academy Award-winner for Best Documentary Short Subject
--Freida Lee Mock's Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision, the 1994 Academy Award-winner for Best Documentary
--Esther Robinson's A Walk Into The Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory, 2007 Teddy Award Winner at the Berlin Film Festival
--Maryam Keshavarz's Circumstance, the 2011 Sundance Audience Award winner