Press Releases

IFP Announces Public Events for IFP Film Week

by Erik Luers on August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 (New York, NY) – IFP’s signature event, IFP Film Week, has expanded this year to include numerous screenings, talks, meet ups, exhibitions, and tours centered on cutting-edge independent content for the big screen, small screen and Internet open to the public.

“IFP has always had a reputation industry-wide as a place …

IFP’s 26th Annual Gotham Awards Ceremony to Take Place on Monday, November 28th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City

by Erik Luers on August 1, 2016

Deadline for Submissions of Features and Series is September 15th, 2016

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s premier member organization of independent filmmakers and storytellers, today announced that the 26th Annual Gotham Awards will take place this year at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Monday, November 28th.

The …

IFP Announces 2016 Project Forum Film Slate

by Erik Luers on July 20, 2016

 

Click here to read the official press release
Click here to read our previously announced series slate
No Borders

Over 50 feature-length screenplays that range from early to late stages of development, this section highlights emerging and established filmmakers in the process of making groundbreaking narrative feature films.   

 

1982: A Day in Wissam’s …

IFP Announces Series Slate for Project Forum at IFP Film Week

by Erik Luers on July 20, 2016

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Narrative Series

195 Lewis written by Rae Leone Allen, Terence Nance, Chanelle Aponte Pearson, and Yaani Supreme, directed by Chanelle Aponte Pearson, produced by Rae Leone Allen, executive produced by Terence Nance and Chanelle Aponte Pearson. 195 Lewis follows what happens when …

IFP Announces Narrative Projects for Its Annual IFP Labs

by Erik Luers on May 23, 2016

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the ten narratives selected for the 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual yearlong fellowship for first-time feature directors. The creative teams of the selected films are currently attending the first week’s sessions – The Time Warner Foundation Completion Labs – taking place May …

IFP Announces Documentary Projects for Its Annual IFP Labs

by Erik Luers on May 9, 2016

Brooklyn, NY (May 9, 2016) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the ten documentaries selected for the 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual yearlong fellowship for first-time feature directors. The creative teams of the selected films are currently attending the first week’s sessions – The Time Warner Foundation Completion …

IFP Announces Ten Projects Selected for Second IFP Screen Forward Lab

by Erik Luers on April 18, 2016

Brooklyn, NY (April 18, 2016) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the projects selected for the second annual Screen Forward Lab, IFP’s yearlong fellowship for content creators with story-driven serialized projects. The program kicks off today, running April 18-22 at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP …

IFP Film Week is Moving to Brooklyn

by Erik Luers on March 31, 2016

Brooklyn, NY (March 28, 2016) After 37 years in Manhattan, IFP’s signature event, IFP Film Week is moving across the river to Brooklyn. The event will set up shop in DUMBO anchored around its headquarters, the Made in NY Media Center By IFP.

Since its downtown beginnings as the Independent Feature Film …

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