Roy Dean Film Grant Awarded by From the Heart Productions
Roy Dean Film Grant Awarded by From the Heart Productions funds independent feature films, documentaries, web series and short films.
The Roy W. Dean Film Grant is now accepting applications. We give over $30,000.00 in goods and services from top people in our industry like DuArt, Silver Sound, Unilux, and Edgewise. These top Corporations like to give back to filmmakers through our film grants.
Several grants and funding options are awarded throughout the year. The first focuses on the East Coast and the other two the West Coast, but are open all over the United States. There are 3 Roy W. Dean Film Grants available each year. One for Spring, Summer, and Fall.
We provide cash, goods and service donations from the top people in our Industry. We want films that are unique and make a contribution to society.
We fund docs, shorts and low budget features.
Visit our site for full information, past winners, application and list of awards.
Everyone who applies gets a free film financing consultation with Carole Dean, author The Art of Film Funding.
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