2023 SFFILM Rainin Grant Recipients Include Lily Gladstone and Nijla Mu’min

SFFILM has announced the 17 recipients for the 2023 SFFILM Rainin Grant, awarded in partnership with the Kenneth Rainin Foundation, which includes $425,000 in funding and professional support for narrative projects at different stages of production. From the press release:…  Read more

By Nov 21, 2023

“A Solutions-Based Intervention”: Facet Founder Maida Lynn On Her New Program Supporting Doc Producers

Maida Lynn (Photo: Michelle Pattee)

After supporting a range of programs uplifting the independent film community, including Sundance’s Art of Nonfiction and the Dear Producer Award, philanthropist, grant maker and producer and executive producer (Pahokee, Aleph, The Tuba Thieves), Maida Lynn recently announced through her…  Read more

By Nov 11, 2023

Archive Fever: The Films of Matt Wolf

Stacks of VHS tapes in a cramped apartment.Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

When I was a student at Bard, I spent a lot of time looking at a poster taped to Ed Halter’s office door for Matt Wolf’s 2008 film Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell, about the composer, country-folk singer,…  Read more

By Nov 7, 2023

Kino Lorber Launches New Streaming Service, Kino Film Collection

Kino Lorber, a leading name in independent film distribution for over 45 years, has launched Kino Film Collection, a new streaming service available in the U.S. on the Amazon Service via Prime Video Channels for $5.99 per month. As their…  Read more

By Nov 6, 2023

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