Artist Opportunities

Current Applications

Deadline: May 12, 2022

For fiction feature writers, directors, writer/directors, or writer/director teams, apply for support from the Feature Film Program through the development track. Applicants will be considered for various programs, fellowships, and grants, including the January Screenwriters Lab and Screenwriters Intensive (for projects in the screenplay development stage).

Deadline: June 1, 2022

The Sandbox Fund offers grants, engagement events, and other opportunities for independent artists seeking to explore the intrinsic link between science and culture through innovative storytelling. The program is administered by the Sundance Institute Documentary Fund in collaboration with Sandbox Films, a documentary studio that illuminates the art and beauty of scientific inquiry.

Deadline: June 6, 2022

The Sundance Institute Documentary Fund supports the work of nonfiction filmmakers from around the globe through non-recoupable grants. Filmmakers with feature-length, documentary projects in development, production, and post-production are welcome to apply.

Upcoming Applications

Sundance Collab is a free-to-join global learning and storytelling community for creators, featuring opportunities to get expert advice, personalized feedback, and curated resources while forging new connections with other artists. It also offers the opportunity to go deeper into your learning through online courses in writing, directing, producing and more. Learn, share and connect. Join now.

Learn more about Program Offerings for artists.