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Cypress, California Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A homeless queer gig worker tries to complete her company’s weekend bonus to buy a camper van and rescue someone she loves.

102%

This project got the green light!

Stay With Me

Conway, Arkansas Film Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

When a young woman begins to struggle with borderline personality disorder, her best friend and boyfriend struggle to help her survive.

104%

This project got the green light!

A Grievance With Gravity

Austin, Texas Film Short
Sci-Fi, Romance

Gravity doesn't affect Zoe. She manages a semi-normal life but still feels like an outcast... until she starts to celebrate her uniqueness.

103%

This project got the green light!

The Alternate

Oakland, California Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Upon unlocking a portal to an alternate dimension where his dreams have come true, struggling filmmaker Jake must confront his ideal self.

85%

This project got the green light!

Dancers

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A female comedian becomes so obsessed with the idea of being a dancer that she overlooks her own unique talents and abilities.

104%

This project got the green light!

Tristan and Isaac

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

Two lovers get swept up in a romance with no concern for consequences.

82%

This project got the green light!

Drought

Wilmington, North Carolina Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

The summer after high school, Sam searches for a better life for herself and younger brother with Autism.

114%

This project got the green light!

Close Ties to Home Country

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Biography

Based on real events. Akanksha, a kind immigrant, finds family in the rich people's dogs she dogsits, while her sister's US visa is denied.

118%

This project got the green light!

YAI NIN

Seattle, Washington Film Short
Documentary, Foreign Film

The owner of a sausage factory in Thailand, Ninlawan keeps in contact with her family in America while holding down the family business.

143%

This project got the green light!

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

Macie and the rest of the Party Princesses survive batty bosses, pushy parents and crazy co-workers in this semi-scripted comedy series.

73%

This project got the green light!

ASWAT ACHERIM

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary

The inspiring story about unlikely friendships across enemy lines in the world’s longest war zone in Gaza and Sderot

106%

This project got the green light!

Brown Town

McAllen, Texas Film Feature
Musical, Romantic Comedy

A loner beat boxer finds family in her college's South Asian acapella team.

80%

This project got the green light!

Inbetween Girl

Galveston, Texas Film Feature
Comedy, Teen

Angie's life becomes even more complicated when she begins an affair with a popular jock at her new private school.

115%

This project got the green light!

Straight Up

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

A romantic comedy-drama about intellectual soul mates. He might be gay. She might not care.

101%

This project got the green light!

Cranes, Mafiosos and a Polaroid Camera

Kearney, Buffalo County Film Short
Drama, Experimental

A paranoid late night phone call becomes a reflection on nature and death, in the calm expanse of a crane sanctuary.

82%

This project got the green light!

Found in Eagle Rock

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Experimental

In NorthEast Los Angeles, a group of young local residents deal with finding themselves and being part of the neighborhood gentrification.

81%

This project got the green light!

Only Strangers Sleep in my Bed

Middletown, Connecticut Film Short
Thriller

A young man cons a lonely woman into believing that he might be her long lost son only to find himself out of his depth.

102%

This project got the green light!

Believe Her

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Why can't we just Believe Her?

102%

This project got the green light!

Gleahan and the Knaves of Industry

Duluth, Minnesota Film Feature
Adventure, Comedy

An opportunistic asshole joins the quest of a delusional man who thinks he’s in a fantasy world.

80%

This project got the green light!

LION KILLER

Houston, Texas Film Feature
Drama

Fighting Solves Everything

109%

This project got the green light!

Parallel Chords

St. Louis, Missouri Film Feature
Drama, Music

A young violinist struggles to break free from her pianist father to find her own voice.

115%

This project got the green light!

The MisEducation of Bindu

Indianapolis, Indiana Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

Thrust into American public school by her mother’s new marriage, a wide-eyed Indian teen teams up with a band geek to survive.

104%

This project got the green light!

Big Dog City

San Francisco, California Film Feature
Drama, Other

Set within Bay Area art/slacker culture, we follow two characters as they weave across a place and identity which doesn't fit them anymore.

81%

This project got the green light!

"SURE-FIRE" - Development Funding Phase II

New York City, New York Film Feature
Comedy, Crime

SURE-FIRE is a comedy about a NYC con man having a mid-life crisis who stumbles into becoming a movie producer to pay off gangsters.

152%

This project got the green light!

Xerxes

Jersey City, New Jersey Film Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

While recovering at his estranged childhood home from cochlear implant surgery, Xerxes spirals down the rabbit hole and may never climb out.

80%

This project got the green light!

Girl Talk

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Girl Talk follows Mia, as she explores the complications of intimacy, coming to a head when she meets an intriguing lesbian couple.

104%

This project got the green light!

Just Like The Men

Bellingham, Washington Film Feature
Comedy, History

Two girls find a lost screenplay and decide to give history the middle finger.

100%

This project got the green light!

Minneapolis (the movie)

Minneapolis, Minnesota Film Feature
Comedy, Family

A cocky news anchor team gets stuck "mentoring" an at-risk teen. Shenanigans and dastardly weather conditions ensue…

102%

This project got the green light!

Fantastic Santa Monaco

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Satire

A film about a group of performance artists who are looking for love, connection and significance in Los Angeles.

80%

This project got the green light!

Bitter Taste

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A dark drama about a Scottish Michelin-star Chef who relives memories of his childhood through cooking.

101%

This project got the green light!

Nonprofit Web Series

Portland, Oregon Series
Comedy, Drama

A girl on a mission in America's whitest city.

106%

This project got the green light!

Caliche

Fredericksburg, Texas Film Feature
Drama

A microbudget, truly independent feature about life in small-town Texas.

120%

This project got the green light!

The After Party

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Mystery, Thriller

A well-known party girl stops in a dive bar for a nightcap and discovers she shares a horrific secret with four mysterious women.

110%

This project got the green light!

Mortality of Dreams

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary

In the middle of nowhere Peru, a retired Doctor questions the immortality of dreams while attempting to leave his legacy.

107%

This project got the green light!

Building the American Dream

Austin, Texas Film Feature
Documentary

In the deadliest state for construction, undocumented workers fight for reform of the Texas industry while under the threat of deportation.

93%

This project got the green light!

Don't Talk About the Baby

Washington, District of Columbia Film Feature
Documentary

There shouldn't be a stigma surrounding miscarriage, stillbirth or infertility. This has happened to someone you know--Let's talk about it.

95%

This project got the green light!

Inner U Diagnosed?

Bethany, Connecticut Film Feature
Documentary

IUD horror stories flood social media with side-effect forums and self-removal videos raising concerns about the device's actual safety.

84%

This project got the green light!

A Forgotten Place

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, War

An Igbo boy, living underground during the Biafran War, makes an unlikely friendship with a Yoruba soldier and they go in search of family.

91%

This project got the green light!

Cross

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Film-Noir

A young Filipino backyard boxer enters a Mexican fight ring in the San Fernando Valley.

100%

This project got the green light!

CongestedCat Shorts

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Character-driven, stereotype breaking short films about loss from the creators of 'Kelsey.'

120%

This project got the green light!

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