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A Year in Review: Fiscally Sponsored Films

Congratulations to our Fiscally Sponsored Filmmakers! As 2015 draws to a close, Fiscal Sponsorship celebrates the amazing accomplishments of our filmmakers. Honored with awards and nominations as well as film screenings at festivals and museums these projects range in genre, subject and experiment with the medium. Such recognitions reflect the hard work, craft and outstanding…

Conversation with NYFA’s Media Specialist Matthew Seig

“Be generous and respectful to your cast, crew, audience, funders and community.” NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship is one of the oldest and most reputable programs of its kind in the country. It gives individual artists and artist-run organizations increased access to greater funding and enhances their fundraising capabilities. We have chatted to NYFA’s Matthew Seig, media…

The Film Society of Lincoln Center presents NYFA Fellow Todd Haynes

We are excited to announce that the Film Society of Lincoln Center is presenting Todd Haynes: The Other Side of Dreams, a retrospective of Todd Haynes’ (Fellow ‘89) outstanding work. Starting Wednesday, November 18, a number of his films as well as a selection of films that inspired his work will be shown. Some events will…

A Conversation with Fiscally Sponsored Artist Natalie Bookchin

“I see my role as a filmmaker as that of a careful listener, and my editing performs a kind of close, subjective listening and distillation of the large body of narrations I collected.” Artist Natalie Bookchin recently returned to the East Coast where she continues to explore sociopolitical themes and shifting narratives in her studio…

Presentation: The New Normal: Audience Outreach, Grassroots Marketing, and The Rise of the Community-Driven Film Distribution

Join NYFA for a presentation with Caitlin Boyle on Thursday, October 22, 6:00 PM Join Caitlin Boyle, founder of New York-based grassroots distribution firm, Film Sprout, in a presentation about how filmmakers can apply best practices in audience cultivation, grassroots outreach, and localized marketing. For the last 10 years, we’ve seen a groundswell of demand from…