The Territory, director Alex Pritz (Sundance 2022)
All That Breathes, director Shaunak Sen (Sundance 2022)
Riotsville, USA, director Sierra Pettengill (Sundance 2022)
Nothing Lasts Forever, director Jason Kohn (Berlinale 2022)
Alis, directors Clare Weiskop and Nicolás van Hemelryck (Berlinale 2022)
Instant Life, directors Mark Becker and Aaron Schock (Sundance 2022)
When We Were Bullies, director Jay Rosenblatt (Sundance 2021, Oscar Nominee 2022)

Catapult Film Fund

Catapult Film Fund is dedicated to supporting nonfiction filmmakers with critical early stage funding and mentorship to launch distinctive, story-driven, and cinematic films.

We believe in taking a chance on filmmakers who have ideas for artful and compelling nonfiction films that make us think differently about the world.Every day, we help launch new projects by providing research and development funding for documentary filmmakers because getting films off the ground is incredibly hard.

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How to Apply

Round two of the 2022 Catapult Development Grant will open in July. Learn More

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Tue April 5

Megan Gelstein Promoted to Co-Director and Chief Program Officer

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Tue March 15

Recent development grantees announced

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Mon March 14

Apply now for the 2022 Rough Cut Retreat!

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Wed March 2

Announce the 2022 Catapult Research Grant cohort and advisors

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