The final Roy W. Dean Film Grant for 2019 offers indie filmmakers a prize that should be music to their ears as well as their audience. The winner receives $3,000 cash, $30,000 in film services to shoot and finish their project, including a film score!
Award winning composer David Raiklen will give the grant recipient $15,000 in theme music for their project. David provided music for the Emmy and Roy W. Dean Grant winning documentary “Mia: A Dancer’s Journey”. In addition, Emmy award winner Charlie Canfield will donate $6,000 in animation services to the winner.
Now in its 27th year, the Roy W. Dean Film Grant seeks films that are unique and make a contribution to society. Projects can be documentaries, short films, features, or web series. Deadline for submission is October 31st, 2019.
Other prizes include a one week DSLR camera package rental from Birns & Sawyer, $500 in expendables from Filmtools, a 20% discount on the design of your marketing sheet by award winning designer Dan Chapman, and much more from many heartfelt donors.
Another unique part of the grant is each applicant for the grant receives a consultation on their project from a member of the non-profit From The Heart Productions which sponsors the grant.
You can apply for the grant at http://fromtheheartproductions.com/grant-application-form/.
For more information, please email [email protected] or call 805-984-0098