NFFTY Receives Grant From Hollywood Foreign Press Association08/05/2011
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association awarded a record $1.5 Million in grants to film-related organizations on August 4th, including funding for the 2nd year in a row to NFFTY/The Talented Youth for our Youth Filmmaking Excellence project.
Youth Filmmaking Excellence provides professional level film training to middle and high school students in the Seattle area and beyond. The project launched last fall and has provided daylong workshops on editing, cinematography, writing and production design. You can watch 5 min segments from the workshops here: http://nffty.org/watch/5-min-film-school
NFFTY applauds the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for their continued support of the next generation of great filmmakers. Learn more about HFPA and this year’s other recipients: http://www.goldenglobes.org/blog/2011/08/hfpa-gives-away-record-1-5-million/
Read the full press release from NFFTY: http://nffty.org/press/nffty-receives-grant-from-hollywood-foreign-press-association-2