Minding the Gap opens Next:Wave, makes International Premiere

Sundance Special Jury Award-winning Minding the Gap by Bing Liu will make its International premiere at the CPH:DOX international competition, Next:Wave, a newly created competition "dedicated to emerging filmmakers with the courage to take chances." The fest runs March 15-25 in Copenhagen. The winner of Next:Wave will be found by a jury and announced at CPH:DOX's Award Ceremony on March 23.

Find the full list of nominees for the Next:Wave Award 2018 here.

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Announcing our 2018 Diverse Voices in Docs fellows!

Kartemquin is thrilled to announce the eight new members of the 2018 Diverse Voices in Docs (DVID) cohort: Kevin Shaw, Miasarah Lai, Jamaar Jervis, Joshua Jackson, David Weathersby, Teresa White, Sohib Boundaoui and Jiaiyan 'Jenny' Shi.

This year's mentors include Pamela Sherrod Anderson, Margaret Byrne, Ian Robertson Kibbe, Shahari Moore, Kelly Richmond Pope, Pemon Rami, Susanne Suffredin and Shuling Yong.

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Applications now open for 2018 Diverse Voices in Docs program!

Applications are now open for the 2018 Diverse Voices in Docs program, a professional mentorship program for independent documentary filmmakers of color. Eight Midwest filmmakers will be selected from those who apply before the November 15th deadline. Apply/find more information HERE. 2018 will be the sixth year of the successful program, which has helped over 60 mid-career documentary filmmakers of color advance their projects through mentorship and skill-sharing since launching in 2013.
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