Grant Winners

Meet our SHIFT Creative Fund grant winners


Bree Doehring

"Alice in Somnia" (2019 Winner)


Anabel Inigo

"Wish Upon a Disco Ball" (2019 Winner)


Foster Wilson and Brian Leahy

"5 Stages of Grief" (2019 Winner)


Jonathan Langager

"Cosmic Fling" (2018 Winner)


Paige Klone

"Bad Assistant" (2018 Winner)


Matt Kazman

"Father Figurine" (2018 Winner)

Behind the Scenes

Watch exclusive videos from all of our grant productions

Go behind the scenes and get an inside look at all of our SHIFT Creative Fund grant productions, including our Spring 2018 early-award grant film “Pioneers”. Includes filmmaker interviews, exclusive on-set moments, and a look at our annual Showcase screening event.

Production Photos

Behind the scenes gallery

From the desert to the green screen, from NY to LA, check out all of these on-set moments from our previous grant winning films!

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Film Festivals

Our grant-winning films have been featured in film festivals nationwide including:

  • Arizona Film Festival
  • Atlanta Film Festival
  • Austin Film Festival
  • Independent Film Festival Boston
  • Bushwick Film Festival Boston
  • DC Shorts Festival
  • Deep Focus Film Festival
  • Festival Nouveau Film Festival
  • Fairhope Film Festival
  • Florida Film Festival
  • Indie Short Film Festival
  • LA Comedy Film Festival
  • LA Shorts Festival
  • LES Film Festival
  • Maryland Film Festival
  • Nashville Film Festival
  • Palm Springs Film Festival
  • Quebec City Film Festival
  • Reykjavik International Film Festival
  • Santa Barbara Film Festival
  • Santa Fe Film Festival
  • Seattle Film Festival
  • Sidewalk Film Festival
  • Tucson Film Festival