I just got some updated information on the Power Up Filmmaking Grants. Here ya go:
POWER UP Filmmaking Grants Available. Don’t miss the opportunity to have your short produced.
Applications are available for the 2006 Filmmaking Grant Program. After a one year hiatus to shoot the feature film ITTY BITTY TITTY COMMITTEE, (http://www.myspace.com/ittybittymovie) directed by Jamie Babbit, produced by Lisa Thrasher and Andrea Sperling, starring Daniela Sea, Jenny Shimizu, Guinevere Turner, Carly Pope, and Melanie Mayron, POWER UP short films are back.
Each year the grant produced films premiere at the Gala Power Premiere then work their way through the festival circuit and make in on to DVD. POWER UP films have garnered over 75 national & international awards, played on Logo and the Sundance Channel, won the Grand Prize of $10,000 each year from Planet Out and launched careers! Angela Robinsonhas a deal at Disney/ Jessica Sharzer at Universal!
The deadline for 2006 is Dec 2, 2006.
Applications available www.power-up.net/grantapp2.htm
POWER UP’s mission is to promote the visibility and integration of gay women in entertainment, the arts and all forms of media.
POWER UP is a non profit 501 (c) (3) organization.