2021 New York City Film, Video and Digital Production Grants Announced

Nov 08, 2021

The Jerome Foundation Board of Directors authorized 13 grants and 9 finalist awards totaling $435,000 to early career filmmakers in New York City, based on the recommendations of the New York City Film, Video and Digital Production Grant Program Review Panel.

Of the 246 applications submitted for production grants, 13 production grants of $30,000 each were authorized to:

Suha Araj

Sarah Friedland

Adrian Garcia Gomez

Travis Gutiérrez Senger

Madeleine Hunt-Ehrlich

Nadav Kurtz

Eunice Lau

Dean Colin Marcial

Kristian Mercado

Yasmin Mistry

Suneil Sanzgiri

Illya Szilak & Cyril Tsiboulski

Jingjing Tian

Nine finalists were awarded $5,000 each for their productions:

Sisa Bueno

Natalie Gee

Ash Goh Hua

Sonia Malfa

Kate Marks

Hedia Maron

Rafael Samanez

Nova Scott-James

Taryn Ward

For more information about the filmmakers and their projects, click on the image.

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.