The Film and Video Poetry Society | Finishing Fund

The Film and Video Poetry Society provides finishing funds to projects shot on film and video that have completed principle photography.

FVPS Finishing Fund & Production Assistance Program

 
Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the twilight of our souls.
— Ingmar Bergman

FVPS Finishing Fund and Production Assistance Program

The Film and Video Poetry Society provides financial or technical resources for film and video projects that have completed principle photography.  This finishing fund is offered in support of the distribution and exhibition of film and video poetry.

Resources can include but are not limited to:

  • Editing, Telecine, DVD Duplication
  • Voice Over Recording, Audio Mixing, Music Composition
  • Virtual Reality or 360° Support
  • Transcription, Closed Captions, Subtitling, Translation

The Film and Video Poetry Society can also implement film festival and competition strategies, organize screenings, and secure distribution for qualified projects.

Film and video poetry projects of any language are eligible for FVPS finishing funds.

We focus on video poetry, poetry films, essay films, experimental work, avant-garde, performing arts, time based media, and non narrative based work that reifies human communication and strengthens society's ability to use and understand poetry, language, and literature.

  • 501(c)(3) Fiscal sponsorship is not necessary to apply.
  • Project can be short form or feature-length (over 70 minutes).

If you would like to be considered for the FVPS Finishing Fund and Production Assistance Program please press the "Apply" button below to complete the application.


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