This grant is for the amount of $2000 and will go to a deserving filmmaker to pay for post-production costs. Post production can include sound, editing, color correction, music, special effects etc. You must be a New Mexico resident to apply.
Submissions will begin October 1st and run until November 30th. The award selection will be announced early January. Submissions will include a page letter describing your film and why you think you deserve the grant. You will also be asked to submit a link to your current project (preferable with a trailer or a teaser). The grant will go to a film which will be a force for positive change.
About Beau McNicholas –
Beau lives in Taos, New Mexico and works as a Financial Advisor. He has a deep love for New Mexico and the film Industry. He feels fortunate to be able to give back to a filmmaker who is a force for positive change. “This feels critical in today’s world. Filmmakers need support right now to tell a new story. Filmmakers make a profound impact on coming at a problem from unconventional angles. If you have a problem ask an artist. They are the true problem solvers of our time.” www.beaumcnicholas.com