Up to $30,000 cash grant
Monetary award can be used for all pre-production, production, and post-production expenses. No more penny-saving, crowdfunding, or asking distant relatives for donations.
Collaboration with award-winning SHIFT partners
Consult with writers, producers, distributors and post-production experts through each stage of the creative process to take your project to the next level.
Access to the SHIFT Creative Space
Get access to professional meeting rooms, editing bays, computer workstations, interview space, and more, which will all be available to LA-based filmmakers.
Access to the SHIFT Airstream
2 weeks of access to our fully-equipped mobile production trailer for off-site or on-the-road production days (limited to a 100 mile radius from Los Angeles, CA)
Access to a SHIFT account
Be one of the first to use the new SHIFT platform for content sharing, streamlined video review, and collaboration with your entire post-production team.
Elite panel of judges
Final grant determinations will be made by a high-level judging panel of industry professionals. Get your script seen by the people who can really make a difference.
Partnership to our SHIFT Creative team in Los Angeles
Work closely with our entire SHIFT team in the Los Angeles office. Tap into a wealth of knowledge for production, post-production, and distribution assistance.
Premiere screening event in Los Angeles
Showcase your finished film along with all of the other grant recipients at a premiere screening event to SHIFT partners and clients. Your film will be seen by some serious industry heavyweights.