Sundance Documentary Fund: Audience Engagement

Institution: Sundance Institute


The Sundance Documentary Fund provides grants to filmmakers worldwide for projects that display: artful film language, effective storytelling, originality and feasibility, contemporary cultural relevance, and potential to reach and connect with its intended audience. Preference is given to projects that convey clear story structure, higher stakes and contemporary relevance, forward going action or questions, demonstrated access to subjects, and quality use of film craft.

Audience Engagement grants provide previously granted projects funding for strategic audience and community engagement campaigns.

Who can apply

Projects previously granted by the Sundance Institute.

Funding available

The funding is up to $20,000.

Contact details

Tel: +1 310 360 1981

Eligible candidates

Types of funding available

Applications accepted from