IFP, the Independent Filmmaker Project, is now currently seeking submissions of completed screenplays and documentary works-in-progress to showcase at their annual Independent Film Week. An esteemed presence in the independent film world, IFP is passionate about discovering and supporting new projects and new voices in the indie scene.

During Independent Film Week (September 16-20, 2012), IFP hosts a “Project Forum” where they connect filmmakers with a wide spectrum of industry faces including producers, funders, distributors, broadcasters, sales agents, festival programmers, and more.


IFP is now accepting applications from filmmakers and producers alike in the following categories:


Emerging Narrative: for U.S. writers and writer/directors seeking producers and agents to develop, produce, represent and finance their scripts. APPLICATION DUE MAY 4.

No Borders International Co-Production Market: for U.S. and international producers with partial financing on new narrative projects seeking additional partners. APPLICATION DUE MAY 4.

Spotlight on Documentaries: for U.S. filmmakers in production or post-production seeking financing partners, broadcast/distribution opportunities, and festival invitations. APPLICATIONS DUE MAY 4 and MAY 25.

With this deadline fast approaching, buckle down quick and apply! TFF may have just passed, but another—very exciting!—film event is just on the horizon. So hurry up and get your applications in. This could be the big break you've been waiting for!