We're eager to greet 2017.
But before we do, here are a few highlights, plus 5 new projects we're very excited about.
THIS YEAR AT BIG VISION CREATIVE:
3 features in post, 2 features and multiple series in development
AT BIG VISION EMPTY WALLET:
62 projects supported by our incubator programs, 2 trips to costa rica for our development lab, and invaluable new partnerships.
All thanks to our partners and fans like you.
New #KickstartDiversity Additions!
We couldn't say goodbye to 2016 without supporting a few more fantastic films.
We've selected the following projects for our Kickstart Diversity Program for the last round of 2016! We're making exciting changes to the program in 2017!
If you have a feature film that is written, directed, and/or produced by a woman, person of color, or LGBTQ creators, we would love to hear from you. Find out more and submit your project HERE.
Torn between past and future, Gemma's mind spirals into a nightmarish reality of illusion and self-absorption which demands the question: "Are you what you think?"
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Racheal Cain Stephens; PRODUCER: Ace Salvador; CINEMATOGRAPHER: Lance Kuhns; PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Avital Epstein
Sole, orphaned at 17, unwillingly lives with her grandmother, numbing herself with food until her forbidden friendship with teenage neighbors forces her to confront pain.
WRITER/DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Tchaiko Omawale; CINEMATOGRAPHER: Bruce Francis Cole; COMPOSER: Nora Kroll- Rosenbaum; EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kishori Rajan, Chelsea Peretti; CO-PRODUCER: Sabine Hoffman
MR. SALSA: DISCOVERING IZZY SANABRIA
A forgotten hero who helped bring Salsa music from the streets of NYC to the rest of the world in the 1970s, struggles to make ends meet when he embarks on a worldwide lecture tour to reveal the truth behind the beginnings of Salsa. During his journey, the 76-year-old faces hard questions about the way his life turned out, when he is unexpectedly given an opportunity to connect with his youngest daughter.
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Rodrigo Balseca Carmona; CO-PRODUCER: Marija Stojnic; DP: Anibal Hernandez; EDITOR: Winnie Cheung
From a mother's meeting with her child’s killer to a genocide survivor's decision to reject vengeance, “Risking Light” is a feature documentary film which explores the complexities and unique emotional journeys of four remarkable people who have forgiven the unforgivable from the United States, Cambodia, and Australia.
DIRECTOR: Dawn Mikkelson; CINEMATOGRAPHY: Matt Ehling (United States), Jesse Roesler (Cambodia), Emma Paine (Australia), Russell Hawkins (Australia); PRODUCER: Miranda Wilson; EDITORS: Peter Rhodes, Dawn Mikkelson; ORIGINAL MUSIC: Chris Strouth; CONSULTING PRODUCER: Lu Lippold
About the program
SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN FOR FEATURE FILMS (BOTH NARRATIVE AND DOC) WITH INCLUSIVE TEAMS.
Projects receive creative guidance, mentorship, extensive discounts, access to our partnerships, and an an exclusive distribution lab.