News Archive

DreamMakers Opens January 28 in the Marsden/Gustafson Gallery at IFP MN

January 18th, 2017

The Marsden/Gustafson Gallery at IFP Minnesota is proud to present DreamMakers – Portraits by Ann Marsden for the Ann Bancroft Foundation, 1997-2010. Read more here.

Click on the image below to view the recent Pat Evans interview with Ann Bancroft about the gallery exhibit on KARE11.

Ann Bancroft Interview

McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists

January 10th, 2017

Applications are now being accepting 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. Application deadline is March 6th. Click here for information on how to apply.


2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations Announced

November 22nd, 2016

IFP Minnesota and the Walker Art Center, in coordination with Film Independent will once again present free, members-only screenings of selected Film Independent Spirit Awards-nominated films in January and February. In advance of the awards ceremony in Los Angeles, members of the Walker and IFP Minnesota have a chance to see all of the nominated films in four categories: Best Feature, Best First Feature, Best Documentary, and the John Cassavetes Award. Click here for list of nominated films to be screened.

IFP MN Receives Knight Arts Challenge Grant

October 12th, 2016

IFP MN has been awarded a Knight Arts Challenge Grant from the Knight Foundation for the project “Stories That Unite.” Under the mentorship of Somali artist Mohamud Mumin, students from Gordon Parks High School will partner with youth from the Skyline Tower residence in Saint Paul to create short documentaries that tell the stories of the East African immigrants who live in Skyline Tower. Click here for a complete list of grant recipients and project descriptions.


Relative: Photography Instructor Showcase Opens October 15 in the Marsden/Gustafson Gallery at IFP MN

October 8th, 2016

Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota is proud to present Relative: Photography Instructor Showcase, a group exhibition featuring the work of Stephanie Colgan, Leah Edelman-Brier, Tom Dunn, Eric Mueller, Deborah Meyer, and Nicholas Wynia. The exhibition will be on display in the Marsden/Gustafson Gallery beginning October 15 and has been extended to January 12.

More info here.