Press Releases

The Blackhouse Foundation And IFP To Partner For 2019 Multicultural Producers Lab

by April Bethea on January 29, 2019

PARK CITY, UT (January 28, 2019) — The Independent Filmmaker Project (“IFP”), the nation’s oldest and largest U.S.-based non-profit dedicated to supporting the future of independent filmmaking and storytelling, is teaming up with The Blackhouse Foundation, a leading non-profit organization that works to expand opportunities for black multi-platform …

Congratulations to IFP’s 2019 Rotterdam Lab Fellows!

by April Bethea on December 19, 2018

Through its long-standing partnership with CineMart, IFP annually selects two producers to participate in the Rotterdam Lab. The 2019 participants are Matthew Petock (Flies Collective) and Avril Speaks (Azuspeak Productions).

In 2011 Matthew Petock co-founded Flies Collective, the Brooklyn-based production company behind HIDE YOUR SMILING FACES (2013), AMERICANA (2016), …

28th Annual IFP Gotham Awards Winners Announced

by Zach Mandinach on November 27, 2018

Top Awards go to THE RIDER and HALE COUNTY THIS MORNING, THIS EVENING for Best Feature and Best Documentary; WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? Receives the Gotham Audience Award; ETHAN HAWKE and TONI COLLETTE Win Best Actor and Best Actress Awards

 

New York, NY (Monday, November 26, 2018) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) …

Nominations Announced for the 28th Annual IFP Gotham Awards

by Zach Mandinach on October 18, 2018

New York, NY (October 18, 2018) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s premier member organization of independent storytellers, announced today the nominees for the 28th Annual IFP Gotham Awards. Ten competitive awards will be presented to independent features and series. In addition to the competitive awards, Gotham Tributes …

2018 IFP Gotham Awards Announce Tributes | Willem Dafoe to Receive Actor Tribute, Paul Greengrass To Receive Directors Tribute

by April Bethea on September 26, 2018

New York, NY (September 26, 2018) — The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s premier member organization of independent filmmakers and storytellers, announced today that three-time Academy Award®- nominated and Golden Globe®-nominated actor Willem Dafoe will receive the Actor Tribute and Paul Greengrass will receive the …