Tea with Mr. Tillman, Anyone?

March 25th, 2015

We encourage you to stop by and talk with Education Director Reilly Tillman for more information about classes and to tour the facility. He is┬áloving our new space at Vandalia Tower located midway between the two downtowns, immediately off the Cretin-Vandalia exit and within walking distance of the METRO Green Line. Continue reading »

Forecast Public Art: Open Call to IFP MN Members

March 11th, 2015

IFP MN and Forecast Public Art are excited to announce a third year of supporting local filmmakers in the creation of ten unique films profiling public artists. Last year’s Minneapolis Saint Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) included a dedicated screening of the films and just last month a film about artist Randy Walker created by IFP MN member John Akre was screened at the Louvre in Paris!

We will be kicking off a new round of films in April/May and are looking for filmmakers interested in participating. Selected filmmakers receive compensation for their work and are provided access to production equipment at IFP MN. Each filmmaker is also partnered with one of our youth from IFP MN’s after school high school program, JuiceMedia. The youth are paid stipends to work as production interns on the projects. Continue reading »

McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists Applications Now Open

February 17th, 2015

$100,000 in artist fellowships for filmmakers, screenwriters, game developers, radio producers, and other media artists.

AFlogo_R_3C_S_240pxIndependent Filmmaker Project Minnesota is now accepting applications for the McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists, which IFP MN administers on behalf of the McKnight Artist Fellowships Program. Four $25,000 fellowships will be awarded to mid-career Minnesota media artists who have demonstrated continued excellence in their work. Continue reading »

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