For first- and second-time women filmmakers
The deadline for the 2018 Accelerator Lab was July 10, 2017. The Open Call is now closed.
To learn more about the Accelerator Lab and guidelines for applying, please go to the Accelerator Lab webpage.
Download application questions for the 2018 Accelerator Lab.
Chicken & Egg Pictures has opted into the Documentary Core Application this year. Learn more.
Diversity Fellows Initiative
For first- and second-time women filmmakers of color
Fellows are selected from applications to the Accelerator Lab program.
To learn more about the Diversity Fellows Initiative, please go to the programs webpage.
Breakthrough Filmmaker Awards
For mid-career women directors in the US
Unsolicited applications to the Breakthrough Filmmakers Awards are not accepted. Filmmakers are invited to apply through a nomination process. Every year, Chicken & Egg Pictures invites a group of experts in the field from all around the country to nominate potential candidates for this Award.
To learn more about the Breakthrough Filmmakers Awards, please go to the programs webpage.
Impact & Innovation Initiative
To learn more about the Impact & Innovation Initiative, please go to the programs webpage.