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Big Vision Empty Wallet is a film & Media Incubator.

Founded in 2010 by Dani Faith Leonard & Alex Cirillo,  BVEW is for creators who want to get their projects made and seen.

"One Company Hoping to move the dial forward is Big Vision Empty Wallet" - Slate


Submissions open for the next development lab in Costa Rica!

The selected creators will receive a FREE retreat in Costa Rica, mentorship, development support, business strategy, and more.  Submit with a film or series today.


Submissions are open for the kickstart Diversity program.

In 2016 & 2017, our films premiered at top festivals including Sundance and SXSW and were sold to major film distributors, streaming platforms, and TV networks, and were released in theaters nationwide.  Find out how to become a 2018 fellow HERE.


SXSW Winner The Light of the Moon currently in theaters!

Don't miss this SXSW Award winning film starring Stephanie Beatriz & Michael Stahl-David, written and directed by Jessica M. Thompson, and Executive Produced by the Big Vision Team.


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