From grants to workshops, the Moving Picture Institute's talent development programs
give filmmakers the opportunities they
need to succeed.
The Moving Picture Institute's Rising Filmmaker Program provides grants to support the films and career development of filmmakers who are committed to telling stories about human freedom. Learn more. Application deadline: TBA
The Moving Picture Institute's Hollywood Career Launch program places students and recent graduates in internship positions at major studios, production companies, and on film sets. Learn more. Application deadline: Rolling
The Moving Picture Institute's four-day cinematography workshop, Moving Picturecraft, gives filmmakers hands-on instruction from noted cinematographers. Learn more. Application deadline: TBA
The Moving Picture Institute's four-day editing workshop, the Mindful Editor, immerses students in the craft of editing through expert instruction and hands-on experience. Learn more. Applications deadline: April 5, 2019
The Moving Picture Institute offers virtual screenwriting workshops throughout the year. Learn more. Next application deadline: May 1, 2019
The Moving Picture Institute’s four-day directing workshop is designed for up-and-coming writer/directors directing MPI original projects, many of which originated and were developed in MPI screenwriting workshops. Learn more.
Business of Film
The Moving Picture Institute's Business of Film program features expert advice from showrunners, producers, agents, development executives, film financiers, and more. Learn more.
The Moving Picture Institute's comedy residency gives comedians and comedy writers the opportunity to work on our popular online comedy news channel. Learn more. Application deadline: April 17, 2019
The Moving Picture Institute's masterclasses connect our network with top professionals from across the entertainment industry. Learn more. Application deadline: Rolling