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Emerging Film Festival Guidelines and Applications now released. Deadline is February 26, 2016

The Suffolk County Motion Picture/Television Film Commission is now accepting funding applications for 2016.  Eligible program activities should be directly related to, Emerging Film Festivals.  Eligible applicants must have 501(c)3 tax exempt status or a fiscal sponsor. (Please see 2016 Guideline for additional information)  All applications will be reviewed and scored via a merit based grading system.

The Suffolk County 2016 Emerging Film Festivals grant application is available to applicants at SuffolkCountyFilmCommission.com, on the cover page, scroll down and click on funding.  

Prospective applicants may attend the following workshops to learn more information about the grant programs and application process.  Workshops are not required to apply for these grant opportunities.  Please RSVP 631-853-4800.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 / 2:00pm

Walt Whitman Birthplace

246 Old Walt Whitman Rd.

Huntington Station, New York 11746

Thursday, January 7, 2016 / 3:30pm

East End Arts Carriage House

133 Main Street, Riverhead, New York 11901

Thursday, January 14, 2015 / 11:00am

H. Lee Dennison Building, Media Room

100 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, New York 11788

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