The Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) have unveiled the 11 2014 TFI Documentary Fund grantees who collectively will receive $175,000.
TFI also announced winners of the second annual TFI/ESPN Prize and of the inaugural Influence Award stemming from its partnership with the Europe-based Influence Film Foundation.
The TFI Documentary Fund grantees are:
A Ballerina’s Tale directed by Nelson D George and produced by Leslie Norville
Aquarela directed by Victor Kossakovsky and produced by Aimara Reques
Diamond, Silver & Gold directed and produced by Jason Kohn and produced by Jared Goldman and Amanda Branson Gill.
Nuts directed and produced by Penny Lane, who also received a TFI Documentary Fund in 2012.
Pride directed and produced by TAA and Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund alumnus Mohammed Naqvi and Jared Ian Goldman
Tea Time written and directed by TFI Latin Fund Bloomberg Fellow Maite Alberdi and produced by Clara Taricco
The Sensitives(pictured) directed by Drew Xanthopoulos and produced by David Hartstein
The Wolfpack Project directed by Crystal S Moselle and produced by Izabella V Tzenkova
Villages Of The Absent, recipient of the TFI Award at the 2013 Greenhouse Pitching Forum, diirected by Omar Shami and written and produced by Ola Shami
The second annual TFI/ESPN Prize winner is The Punch directed by Andre Hörmann and produced by Ingmar Trost.
The inaugural Influence Award goes to Check It directed and produced by Dana Flor and Toby Oppenheimer.