American Documentary is giving out grants of $250 to $500 for doc filmmakers who need help during the COVID-19 pandemic.
You may know American Documentary from programs like the PBS’ strand POV. Now you will know them for their re-branded and re-launched Artist Emergency Fund, which will now consist of $100,000 that will be given out specifically to documentary directors or producers whose livelihood has been affected by COVID-19. The fund will be given out for groceries, medical bills, or other costs related to health, or health insurance premiums.
Here is the official announcement from AmDoc: