Filmmaker Opportunity: 2024 JFI Filmmaker Residency

Applications for the 2024 JFI Filmmakers in Residence program are now open through October 6, 2023.

The JFI Filmmakers in Residence Program is a year-long, artist residency that provides creative, marketing, and production support for emerging and established filmmakers whose documentary projects explore and expand thoughtful consideration of Jewish history, life, culture, and identity.Residents: participate in monthly cohort meetings; attend capacity-enhancing workshops with industry professionals and experts; consult with JFI staff on industry best practices in marketing, fundraising, production, and exhibition; and refine their project pitches through mentorship and a pitch forum with industry experts. Applications are accepted August 6 – October 6, 2023 via FilmFreeway. Learn more here.

2024 Residency Application Deadlines:
  • August 6, 2023: 2024 Residency applications open via FilmFreeway.
  • September 15, 2023: Early Bird application deadline.
  • October 6, 2023: Regular application deadline.
  • December 15, 2023: Notification deadline.
  • January 1 – December 31, 2024: Duration of Filmmaker Residency.

    For questions, please contact:
    T: 415.621.0556

Applications accepted through October 6, 2023