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IFP MN’s Summer Class & Workshop Schedule Now Online

June 5th, 2015

IFP MN is offering a diverse range of classes on screenwriting, directing, documentary production, music video production, principles of editing, animation, shooting with the Red Epic Dragon, and much more. Register today!

Announcing the 2015 McKnight Media Artist Fellows

June 1st, 2015

Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota is pleased to announce the four artists selected to receive the 2015 McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists. This year’s fellows are Eric D. Howell, Ann Prim and Tom Schroeder, of St. Paul, and Jesse Roesler of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Shop AmazonSmile and Support IFP Minnesota

May 1st, 2015

IFP Minnesota is excited to announce that we are now registered through AmazonSmile to receive donations based on purchases made by our friends and supporters. Continue reading »

Gallery Named in Memory of Artists Ann Marsden and Gus Gustafson

April 14th, 2015

Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota is honored to pay on-going tribute to the life, work, and legacy of artists Ann Marsden and Gus Gustafson by naming its photography gallery the Marsden/Gustafson Gallery at IFP Minnesota. Both were esteemed photographers who helped create the vibrant Twin Cities arts community beginning in the 1970s. The Marsden/Gustafson Gallery at IFP Minnesota aspires to ensure that the work of these two great artists is not only remembered and honored, but serves as a lasting inspiration to new generations of media artists. Continue reading »

IFP Minnesota Partners with Sundance Institute on FREE Workshop

April 6th, 2015

Registration Open for Sundance ShortsLab St. Paul, noon to 4 pm, April 28 at Schmidt Artist Lofts, St. Paul

Sundance Institute, host of the renowned Sundance Film Festival, has announced that it will host a free filmmaker workshop in St. Paul, supported by John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. ShortsLab St. Paul, a half-day seminar focusing on narrative short-form storytelling, from noon to 4 pm on April 28 at Schmidt Artist Lofts, is one of only 5 taking place throughout the United States. It will offer filmmakers firsthand insight and advice into the world of story development, production, working with cast and crew, and how to get the most out of making a short film. Participants will hear from established independent filmmakers, including Eliza Hittman and Andrew Droz Palermo about their work and creative process.

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