documentary film program and fund

Sundance Institute supports truth-telling with documentary grants

Article: Sundance Institute supports truth-telling with documentary grants

Newspapers are on their way out, and documentaries have taken the place of investigative journalism. That’s what our boss said in an interview with the BBC a few months back.

Which is why it’s especially significant that earlier this week, Sundance Institute announced the titles of 27 feature-length documentary films that will receive $490,000 in grants from its Documentary Film Program and Fund (DFP).