Catapult Film Fund looks for powerful stories with central characters that weave a strong narrative. The project should be motivated first by story. If your film is a survey film, it’s likely not right for this fund.
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How to Make a Short Documentary Film. A short documentary is a lens on a self-contained world. Whether your subject is the Arab Spring, human happiness, or pet cemeteries, it has to be engaging and say something about the world.