Midnight Family - Sundance Film Festival 2019, Cinematography Award
American Factory - Sundance Film Festival 2019, Best Director Award
Always in Season - Sundance Film Festival 2019, Special Jury Prize for Moral Urgency
Hail Satan? - Sundance Film Festival 2019
Life Overtakes Me - Sundance Film Festival 2019
The Force - Sundance Film Festival 2017, Directing Award
Night School - Tribeca Film Festival 2016
Time for Ilhan - Tribeca Film Festival 2018

Catapult Film Fund

Catapult Film Fund provides development funding to documentary filmmakers who have a compelling story to tell, have secured access to their story, and are ready to shoot and edit a piece for production fundraising purposes. Our mission is to enable filmmakers to develop their films to the next level at a moment where funding is hard to find.

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Fri March 15

Grit, The Silence of Others, & The Feeling of Being Watched will air on POV this Fall

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Tue March 5

17 Blocks, Our Time Machine, & XY Chelsea premiering at Tribeca

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Tue February 5

Three Catapult supported films win top Sundance awards

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Wed January 23

Announcing the 2018 Grantees

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