Projects From Egypt, Ghana, Senegal Selected To Receive Sundance Institute Doc Grants

From Shadow and Act Mon Dec 17 2012, 17:28:31

Announced a couple of hours ago via press release, 25 feature-length documentary films have been selected to receive a total of $550,000 in grants from the Sundance Institute's Documentary Film Program and Fund (DFP). Grantees were selected from 696 submissions from 104 countries, and, as noted, a number of them are Diaspora titles that I'll profile in inividual posts in the future, once I do some research to learn more about each one. In the meantime, feel free to peruse the list of 25 projects - some we'll be talking about over the next year or two... or three or four... Awarding grants is a core activity of the DFP, which provides year-round creative support and...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Ghana:   Liverpool - Balotelli promet que les buts vont arriver (news)
Africa Top Sports
22 November 2014

Critiqué pour ses mauvaises performances depuis son arrivée à Londres, l'attaquant de Liverpool, Mario Balotelli, sort de son silence, juge son propre travail à Anfield et ... [read more]

Ghana:   Caen - Dennis Appiah retrouve son ancien club Monaco ce samedi (news)
Africa Top Sports
22 November 2014

Dennis Appiah retrouve, ce samedi soir, l'AS Monaco, son club formateur . Et c'est un match forcement particulier pour le latéral caennais d'origine ghanéenne, ainsi qu'il l'a ... [read more]

Ghana:   Black Stars 'Fighting for the Ultimate' (news)
Confederation of African Football
20 November 2014

Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu has made the Black Stars' clearest intent at winning the Africa Cup of Nations title yet after leading the team to book qualification to the next edition of the ... [read more]

blogAfrica is's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!