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Latinx Directors Database

Featured in honor of Latinx Heritage Month, the Latinx Directors Database, an initiative created by Latinx directors Alberto Belli, Aurora Guerrero, Joel Novoa, and Diego Velasco, is a resource dedicated to showcasing a community of talented Latinx directors with the experience to direct film, TV and commercial content. Studios, networks, producers and showrunners can use this database to find and hire Latinx directors. All Latinx directors with 1 episode of streaming or TV, a distributed feature, or a short that has participated in a top tier film festival, can sign up for free to be included in the database.

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Alternative Models for Artist Sustainability in a COVID Economy and Beyond

Creative Capital hosted an online conversation about the impact of the pandemic on the creative economy and alternative models to maintain financial sustainability for artists, with artists Daniel Park, Caroline Woolard, and Kristina Wong. This article synthesizes that conversation.

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DPA's Guidelines For The Documentary Waterfall

The lack of adequate compensation for documentary filmmakers is one of the greatest threats to filmmaker sustainability. To address this issue, the Documentary Producers Alliance (DPA) published new landmark guidelines for financing in documentary film, following more than three years of research and collaboration with industry stakeholders.

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Checkpoints: Independent Film’s Gatekeeper Problem by Anthony Kaufman

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We Need Black Filmmakers to Tell the Story of 2020 by Stanley Nelson

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Tiger Woods Series Is a Flashpoint for Decolonizing Docs by Tambay Obenson

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Who Is Telling Whose Story, To Whom, and Why? by Lisa Valencia-Svensson (Video)

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Who Is Telling Whose Story, To Whom, and Why? by Lisa Valencia-Svensson (Article)

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A Reckoning by Sonya Childress

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DPA Anti-Racist & Structural Equality Resource Guide

Resource guide to help all producers and content creators better understand the responsibilities we share, internalize the importance of this work, and highlight the reasons, benefits and pathways to creating an inclusive and decolonized documentary ecosystem.

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How to Make a Web Series: A Filmmaker’s Guide in 4 Steps

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30+ Films You Need to Watch About Race in America

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DCTV's BLACK LIVES MATTER: Updates + Resources

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Dropbox Digital Care Package: Sundance Institute

We've teamed up with @Dropbox to create a filmmaker #carepackage, including video, podcast, and blog binge lists, plus #SundanceCollab learning resources. Enjoy it yourself or send it along to a filmmaker in your life.

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Independent Documentary Filming in the Time of Corona

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The Climate Story Lab Toolbox

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Adobe Live Videos

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How to Write a Screenplay During Quarantine [FREE 100-page eBook]

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Artist Relief's Resources, Information, and Tips to Help Artists During the COVID-19 Outbreak

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Creative Capital's List of Arts Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak

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ScreenCraft's Top 10 TED Talks on Storytelling and Filmmaking

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Easterseals COVID-19 Resources for Parents and People with Disabilities

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Backstage Digital Seminars: The Slate

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