Submissions are closed for Andrew Berends Film Fellowship - 2021.

Submission Guidelines

  • The Fellowship accepts applicants, 18 years or older, from all backgrounds and locations, working on their first, second, or third feature length documentary.
  • Applicants must be currently working on a feature documentary project in the spirit of Andrew Berends’ work. We recommend screening at least 2 of Andy’s films, available here, before applying. Note that while many of Andy’s films take place in conflict zones, the Fellowship is not limited to films about war; all stories are welcome to be submitted.
  • Applicants must have a trailer or sample of their current project in order to apply.
  • Video Guidelines

    For the first round of applications, we ask that you upload a video sample or trailer of your current project. We will not accept video samples of previous projects.

    Your sample must be 10 minutes or less. If your video is not in English, please include subtitles.

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