Points North
Artist Programs2019-05-17T16:07:41-04:00

ARTIST PROGRAMS

Our Artist Programs are designed to bring together filmmakers, artists, industry leaders and local audiences, forming a creative community on the coast of Maine that nurtures the careers of diverse nonfiction storytellers and helps them develop a stronger artistic voice.

For program announcements and updates, please sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

POINTS NORTH FELLOWSHIP
Accelerate the development of your feature film at the largest documentary pitch forum in the U.S.

FOLLOW FOCUS GRANT
$10,000 in finishing funds for one short documentary in post-production

NORTH STAR RESIDENCY
A week of project development and critical conversations for five young documentary filmmakers of color

SHORTFORM EDITING RESIDENCY
Workshop your short documentary in post-production with support from creative advisors

CAMDEN / TFI RETREAT
Five filmmakers focused on “American Stories” workshop their feature documentaries with an all-star team of creative advisors

POINTS NORTH FORUM
A three-day conference during CIFF exploring the art, business and future of nonfiction storytelling

What we found in Camden was a community of filmmakers and film enthusiasts who helped foster creativity, conversation and collaboration, all set against the backdrop of an incredible town.

Aman Ali, Co-Director, TWO GODS

Points North gave my documentary the kind of introduction to the industry that filmmakers dream of. It was the conduit for relationships with broadcasters, funders, and colleagues that continue to this day.

Drew Xanthopoulos, Director, THE SENSITIVES

The Points North Fellowship launched not just our documentary project, but us as filmmakers, for the long term.

Amy Benson, Director, DRAWING THE TIGER

FOLLOW US

STAY IN TOUCH

Send this to a friend

Hi, this may be interesting you: Artist Programs! This is the link: https://pointsnorthinstitute.org/artist-programs/