How to Apply

Accelerator Lab

For first- and second-time women filmmakers

Applications for the 2019 Accelerator Lab are now closed. All applicants will be notified of their application status by December 2018.

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  • To learn more about the Accelerator Lab and guidelines for applying, please go to the programs webpage.
  • To help you prepare for next year’s application process, you can download application questions for the 2019 Accelerator Lab.
  • Chicken & Egg Pictures uses the IDA Documentary Core Application. 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

The Impact & Innovation Initiative is currently accepting letters of inquiry by invitation only. Please follow our newsletter and social media to be notified when opportunities open.

To learn more about the Impact & Innovation Initiative, please go to the programs webpage.