2021 Minnesota Film, Video and Digital Grants Announced

Nov 08, 2021

The Jerome Foundation Board of Directors authorized 8 grants and 5 finalist awards totaling $168,000 to early career filmmakers in Minnesota, based on the recommendations of the Minnesota Film, Video and Digital Grant Program Review Panel.

This program supports two tracks:

All production costs

connected to the creation of new narrative, documentary, experimental or animated works in film, video or digital formats.

Artist development costs

for early career filmmakers to engage in self-designed mentorship with experienced directors and further their filmmaking craft and/or professional skills while working on a specific film, video or digital production project. 

Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Jerome Foundation examines its grantmaking through an equity, diversity and inclusivity lens to ensure our commitment to EDI is realized in action in every dimension of the organization. The demographics we are attentive to include race, gender, sexuality, generation and physical ability.